Monday, May 17, 2021

Toddler shot dead, father and police officer wounded after alleged abduction attempt

A toddler was shot to death, his father gravely wounded by police gunfire and an OPP officer suffered serious injuries — but not from the shooting — as an alleged child abduction ended violently south of Lindsay Thursday morning. (The Province)

Two arrested after fatal overnight shooting in Surrey

Two men have been arrested after a man was shot dead in Surrey early Friday morning. Shortly after midnight Thursday, Surrey RCMP were called out to a fight in the 1600-block of 160 street. (The Province)

Man dead after shooting in Hillcrest area of Toronto

TORONTO - A 35-year-old man is dead after multiple shots were fired in the city’s west-end. Shots rang out around 9 p.m. in the parking lot behind a residential building near St. Clair Ave. W. and Winona Dr. — near Oakwood Ave. — Wednesday night. When police arrived, the victim was found with multiple gunshot wounds. (Toronto Sun)

Mistaken identity? Teen critically injured in Surrey shooting

A Surrey man believes a case of mistaken identity landed his 17-year-old brother in the hospital with a serious gunshot wound Wednesday. (The Province)

‘Ambushed’: Two New Orleans police officers shot in French Quarter

A man riding in the back of a pedicab shot a New Orleans Police Department officer in the face in the French Quarter late Friday afternoon, as revellers began descending on the neighborhood to celebrate Halloween this weekend. (

One dead, four wounded as bullets fly across Toronto

TORONTO - Three people were wounded and a fourth was killed in three shootings that saw gunfire erupt at opposite ends of the city Thursday evening. (Toronto Sun)
  • Toronto is a war zone that does not sleep
  • 9 dead, incl. 9-yr-old boy, 25 wounded in weekend Chicago shootings

    Nine people were killed and 25 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago this weekend. The weekend’s first reported shooting left a 9-year-old boy dead on the Near North Side.(Chicago Sun Times)