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  • 3 Women Shot During Possible Bank Robbery in Fort Worth, suspects still at-large

    07/19/2018 11:16:33 AM PDT · by Envisioning · 86 replies
    Fox News ^ | 7/19/2018 | FOX4News.com Staff
    Three employees were shot during a possible bank robbery in the Arlington Heights neighborhood of Fort Worth Thursday morning. Fort Worth Police Department’s Officer Chris Britt said it happened around 9:20 a.m. at the Veritex Community Bank on Merrick Street.
  • Weymouth cop, woman shot dead by suspect who allegedly took officer's gun

    07/15/2018 1:48:11 PM PDT · by bryan999 · 26 replies
    WEYMOUTH, Mass. -- A Massachusetts police officer and bystander have died from wounds sustained when a suspect allegedly took the officer's gun and fired following a vehicle crash and a foot chase. Authorities say Weymouth officer Michael Chesna was shot multiple times before 8 a.m. Sunday, and died from the injures at South Shore Hospital. Officials say an unidentified elderly woman also died after being hit by stray bullets in a nearby home. Weymouth Police Chief Richard Grimes identified the shooting suspect as Emmanuel Lopes, and said he was in custody. Police say the suspect crashed a car, fled the...
  • Chicago clashes after US police kill black man

    07/15/2018 6:28:52 AM PDT · by Ennis85 · 64 replies
    BBC News ^ | 15th July 2018 | BBC News
    Police in Chicago have clashed with protesters after an officer fatally shot a black man who was suspected of carrying a gun. A crowd of about 150 people shouted "murderers", threw objects and jumped on police cars during the confrontation in Chicago's South Side area. Officers armed with batons traded punches with the protesters, local media reports said. Three officers sustained minor injuries and there were four arrests. A string of police killings of black men, some unarmed, has caused outrage and led to protests in cities across the US. Police said the demonstrators in Chicago on Saturday were dispersed...
  • Capital Gazette homicide suspect Jarrod Ramos was an 'outcast of the outcasts,' classmate says

    07/11/2018 11:45:17 AM PDT · by Steely Tom · 18 replies
    Capital Gazette ^ | 8 July 2018 | Chase Cook
    The 1997 senior yearbook for Arundel High School is titled “After All is Said and Done.” In it, smiling high school students attend drama club or pose for photos. At the back of one copy, an outgoing senior wrote: “You know it and I know it — this class, this school, this whole damn place is full of s(---). Anyways, only a few more hours till it’s out of our lives forever. I hope life gets better once we’re gone. I’m sure it will,” Jarrod Ramos purportedly wrote in the back of the 1997 yearbook. He graduated from Arundel High...
  • Texas mom shoots man trying to take car with her kids inside...

    07/05/2018 4:43:03 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 28 replies
    Fox News ^ | 7/5/2018 | Katherine Lam
    A Texas mother said she didn’t think twice about shooting a would-be carjacker when the man jumped into her vehicle at a Dallas gas station while her two sons were in the backseat. Michelle Booker-Hicks was at the Shell station along Interstate 35 around 10 p.m. Wednesday when Ricky Wright, 36, attempted to steal her vehicle while she was paying her gas bill, police said. Booker-Hicks told FOX4 Dallas her two sons, ages 2 and 4, were sitting in the backseat at the time. “I proceeded to jump in my backseat and told the gentleman to stop, to get out...
  • 2 Reasons Why the Media Will Drop Coverage of the Capital Gazette Shooting

    06/30/2018 7:46:03 PM PDT · by bitt · 36 replies
    daily signal ^ | 6/29/2018 | amy swearer
    On Thursday, four journalists and one staff member of the Capital Gazette were murdered in the newspaper’s Annapolis, Maryland, office. While the event was initially widely covered by all major news outlets, the media is likely to quickly move on from the story, just like it did with the Santa Fe High School shooting, because it doesn’t fit the right narrative. (Unlike many of the Parkland students, the Santa Fe students didn’t respond to the tragedy by calling for gun control measures.) That in itself is a shame, not just because there is much to learn from this tragedy, but...
  • 5 People Dead in Shooting at Capital Gazette in Annapolis

    06/28/2018 2:15:20 PM PDT · by COBOL2Java · 248 replies
    NBC Washington ^ | 28 June 2018 | NBC Washington [DC] Staff
    Five people have died and several others are hurt after a shooting at the Capital Gazette newspaper building in Annapolis, Maryland, local and federal officials say. The names of the dead were not released immediately. The suspected shooter is in custody, and authorities are questioning him, officials said at a news conference Thursday afternoon. "I don't know what to say other than our thoughts and prayers are with them and their families, and we take comfort knowing that they are in God's embrace," Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh said. Injured victims are being treated at R. Adams Cowley Shock...
  • ‘The fellow was there to kill as many people as he could kill’ — Annapolis shooter

    06/29/2018 9:54:24 AM PDT · by COBOL2Java · 20 replies
    WTOP News [Washington DC] ^ | June 29, 2018 12:01 pm | Chris Cioffi
    WASHINGTON — At a press conference Friday, the Anne Arundel County police chief said the man accused of killing five people at the Capital Gazette Thursday was there to inflict as much pain as possible. “The fellow was there to kill as many people as he could kill,” Anne Arundel County Police Chief Timothy Altomare said. ... Wes Adams, the state’s attorney for Anne Arundel County, told WTOP’s Neal Augenstein that Ramos barricaded the back entrance before coming to the front entrance, shooting out the front window and shooting into the newsroom. Adams described it as an orchestrated plan to...
  • Annapolis Survivor Tells CNN She ‘Couldn’t Give a [bleep] About’ Trump’s ‘Thoughts and Prayers':

    06/29/2018 6:15:34 PM PDT · by artichokegrower · 121 replies
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | June 28, 2018 | Phil Hornshaw
    <p>A survivor of the deadly shooting Thursday at the Capital Gazette newspaper in Annapolis, Maryland, had a blunt — and uncensored by CNN — response to Donald Trump offers of “thoughts and prayers”: she “couldn’t give a f–k about them if there’s nothing else.”</p>
  • Reuters Editor Blames Trump for Annapolis Newsroom Shooting: ‘Blood on Your Hands’

    06/28/2018 4:15:05 PM PDT · by mandaladon · 61 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 28 Jun 2018 | Joshua Caplan
    Rob Cox, Global Editor for Thomson Reuters’ Breakingviews vertical, said the Capital Gazette newspaper shooting was a direct response to President Donald Trump’s criticism of the mainstream media. This is what happens when @realDonaldTrump calls journalists the enemy of the people. Blood is on your hands, Mr. President. Save your thoughts and prayers for your empty soul. At least four people killed in Maryland newspaper shooting: reports https://t.co/BXNOhj5BDx — Rob Cox (@rob1cox) June 28, 2018 “This is what happens when @realDonaldTrump calls journalists the enemy of the people,” Cox tweeted following the shooting. “Blood is on your hands, Mr. President....
  • Targeted Attack - Capital Gazette shooter previously sued newspaper for defamation

    06/28/2018 5:19:57 PM PDT · by ncalburt · 58 replies
    The Gateway. Pundit ^ | 6/28/2018 | Cristina Laila
    https://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2018/06/targeted-attack-capital-gazette-shooter-previously-sued-newspaper-for-defamation/
  • “This Is A Guy Who Is Going To Come In And Shoot Us”: Warnings Missed On Annapolis Shooter

    06/29/2018 7:41:47 AM PDT · by Hojczyk · 39 replies
    Hot Air ^ | June 29,2018 | ED MORRISSEY
    Marquardt said he wasn’t surprised to hear Ramos identified as the alleged gunman, saying he started harassing the paper and its staff shortly after the 2011 article. The harassment escalated for years with online threats, Marquardt said. “I was seriously concerned he would threaten us with physical violence,” Marquardt said from his retirement home in Florida. “I even told my wife, ‘We have to be concerned. This guy could really hurt us.’ ” Marquardt said he called the Anne Arundel County police about Ramos in 2013, but nothing came of it. He consulted the paper’s lawyers about filing a restraining...
  • Jarrod Ramos, 38, identified as suspect in Annapolis shooting

    06/28/2018 6:44:58 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 110 replies
    CBS News ^ | 6/28/2018 | STEFAN BECKET
    The suspect in the deadly shooting at a Maryland newspaper building has been identified as 38-year-old Jarrod Ramos of Laurel, Maryland, law enforcement sources tell CBS News. Ramos is suspected of opening fire Thursday at the offices of Capital Gazette in Annapolis, Maryland, and fatally shooting five people while injuring several others. He allegedly used a shotgun and was carrying smoke grenades or flash-bang grenades when he was apprehended, police said. "This was a targeted attack on the Capital Gazette," Anne Arundel County acting police chief Bill Krampf said at a press conference Thursday evening. Krampf declined to name the...
  • Annapolis Shooter is Jarrod Ramos

    06/28/2018 5:28:49 PM PDT · by gaijin · 213 replies
  • "Multiple people killed by gunman in Maryland newsroom"

    06/28/2018 12:14:21 PM PDT · by pabianice · 478 replies
    Fox News Live | 6/28/18 | Smith
    Shooter is in custody. Developing...
  • The Unanswered Questions and Irreconcilable Facts About TheMandalayBayShooting Last October,PartI..

    06/27/2018 12:41:47 PM PDT · by davikkm · 12 replies
    IWB ^ | Bob
    A recently compiled All Source Intelligence Assessment on the October 2017 mass shooting at the Route 91 country concert in Las Vegas that was provided to Congress sheds light on the growing suspicion that there was more than one shooter and a larger story to tell on the motivation behind the deceased Stephen Paddock and his possible accomplices, however, law enforcement authorities have proven inept at seeing the investigation through to its proper conclusion. The first shady detail of this tragic day almost nine months ago was the fact that Las Vegas Police were ordered to turn their body cameras...
  • Protesters decry Minneapolis police shooting; BCA says handgun found at scene

    06/24/2018 6:03:57 PM PDT · by ButThreeLeftsDo · 55 replies
    TwinCities.com ^ | 6/24/18 | Kristi Belcamino and Jaime DeLage
    Minneapolis police fatally shot a black man they say was armed with a handgun Saturday evening on the city’s north side, sparking a wave of protests over the weekend. The shooting, which is being investigated by the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, took place about 5:30 p.m. after at least one 911 caller reported seeing a man firing a handgun into the air near 46th and Lyndale avenues, according to a news release issued Sunday by he BCA. When officers arrived, they found the man sitting on a curb with a woman near the intersection of 48th and Camden avenues,...
  • Two Concealed Handgun Permit Holders Stop What Could have been a Mass Public Shooting

    06/23/2018 11:07:53 AM PDT · by rogerantone1 · 23 replies
    A wild rampage at a Walmart in Tumwater, Washington was stopped when three concealed handgun permit holders confronted and killed the attacker.
  • Wendy's worker accused of shooting customer's car after argument

    06/22/2018 5:00:42 AM PDT · by rightwingintelligentsia · 51 replies
    WSOCTV.com ^ | June 22, 2018
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Police arrested a fast food worker after they said he fired shots at customers who had just ordered food in the drive-thru of a north Charlotte Wendy's. Channel 9 crews were the first on the scene at the Wendy’s on Sunset Road around 2 a.m. A bullet hole could be clearly seen on the right side of a red Dodge Charger. Investigators told Channel 9 two female customers from Florida had gone through the drive-thru and were waiting for their food in the parking lot. A female employee brought the food out to them, but the customers...
  • Protesters Shut Down Parkway East Over Killing Of Antwon Rose By East Pittsburgh Police Officer

    06/22/2018 4:12:18 AM PDT · by rightwingintelligentsia · 27 replies
    CBS Local Pittsburgh ^ | June 21, 2018 | David Highfield
    FOREST HILLS (KDKA) — Hundreds of protesters blocked traffic on the Parkway East, creating a major traffic jam late Thursday night into early Friday morning, as they held another rally in response to the police-involved shooting of 17-year-old Antwon Rose Jr. by East Pittsburgh police officer Michael Rosfeld. The protesters marched from the East Pittsburgh Police Station, down Route 30 in Forest Hills to the Parkway East where they blocked traffic in both directions, backing up traffic for miles for hours. Around 1 a.m. Friday, police told the protesters still on the scene to leave or be arrested. Around 1:30...