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  • At least 5 dead after shooting at SunTrust bank in Sebring

    01/23/2019 1:01:01 PM PST · by DCBryan1 · 42 replies
    WFLA ^ | 23 JAN 19 350 PM EST | WFLA 8 On Your Side Staff
    SEBRING, Fla. (WFLA) - An incident inside a central Florida bank ended with "several people down" on Wednesday afternoon. Sebring police officials say a man called 911 around 12:30 p.m. Wednesday and reported that he had fired shots inside the SunTrust Bank on US-27 South in Sebring. Sebring police officers and Highlands County deputies responded to the scene and established a perimeter around the bank. Our news helicopter flying over the scene saw a massive law enforcement presence as police tried to negotiate with the man barricaded inside. Police were unsuccessful at first but say the man eventually surrendered after...
  • 5 gang members charged in Utah mall shooting

    01/22/2019 8:25:02 PM PST · by LiberalismDestroys · 27 replies
    KSL.com ^ | 1/22/1019 | Pat Reavy
    Five people were formally charged Tuesday in 3rd District Court for a shooting that happened just outside Fashion Place mall in Murray between rival gang members that injured two and created a panic for all mall patrons. Steven Alexander Perez-Hernandez, 18, of Sandy, Jorge Luis Crecencio-Gonzalez, 19, of Park City, Arian Huerta, 20, Flaviano "Flavio" Aguilar, 20, and Jesus Joshua "Psycho" Payan-Mendoza, 19, of Heber City, were all charged with causing a riot, a third-degree felony.
  • IHOP employee kills man who fatally shot his father, police say

    01/18/2019 7:02:49 AM PST · by rightwingintelligentsia · 38 replies
    AL.com ^ | January 17, 2019 | Ashley Remkus
    After a man opened fire on employees at a Huntsville IHOP restaurant late Wednesday, one of the workers pulled out his own gun and fatally shot the suspect, authorities said. Roderick Turner, a 25-year-old IHOP customer, and Roy Brown Sr., a 56-year-old employee, were killed at the restaurant on Memorial Parkway, police said. The deadly situation started when Turner went to pick up a to-go order before 10 p.m. Police said Turner got into a fight with employees because he was apparently upset about the food service. Turner got a gun and started shooting at employees, killing Brown, police said....
  • Church shooting in Texas

    01/17/2019 6:07:33 PM PST · by old-ager · 29 replies
    KMOV TV St. Louis ^ | Jan. 17, 2019 | KMOV TV St. Louis
    Church shooting in Texas. I guess the congregation wasn't properly armed. No other info.
  • One officer dead, one in critical condition after B’ham shooting

    01/13/2019 9:35:11 AM PST · by BenLurkin · 7 replies
    BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Authorities have confirmed that one officer has died and one is critically wounded after an overnight shooting near downtown Birmingham. Birmingham Police Chief Patrick Smith confirmed this morning that two officers had approached two suspects during a burglary around 1:59 a.m. this morning in the 900 block of 5th Ave. N. The suspect shot the two officers after a pat-down revealed he was armed. One of the officers died and the other officer is in critical condition. One suspect is currently in custody, one suspect is receiving medical condition, and they are not sure if there...
  • Arkansas: ‘I’m Going to Shoot It’: Infuriating Video Shows Cop Shoot a Tiny 9-Pound Dog

    01/09/2019 7:06:27 PM PST · by Sheapdog · 73 replies
    www.wafb.com ^ | January 7th, 2019 | Jacob Gallant
    FAULKNER COUNTY, AR (WMC) - An Arkansas deputy was relieved of duty after video surfaced of him shooting a small dog. Twitter user @catiejwoodson obtained video of the incident, which quickly garnered a lot of attention on social media. By Jacob Gallant | January 7, 2019 at 11:04 AM CST - Updated January 7 at 9:09 PM FAULKNER COUNTY, AR (WMC) - An Arkansas deputy was relieved of duty after video surfaced of him shooting a small dog. Twitter user @catiejwoodson obtained video of the incident, which quickly garnered a lot of attention on social media. (WARNING: THE VIDEO IS...
  • Jazmine Barnes: Second man charged in drive-by shooting

    01/09/2019 6:31:03 AM PST · by bgill · 20 replies
    BBC ^ | Jan. 8, 2019 | unk
    Police in Houston have filed capital murder charges against a second man in connection with the drive-by shooting death of a seven-year-old girl. Police say Larry Woodruffe, 24, killed Jazmine Barnes after he fired into her mother's car on 30 December. He and Eric Black Jr, 20 - who authorities say acted as his getaway driver - have now been charged.... Both men charged are black but a photofit of a suspect released last week showed a white male believed to be in his 30s or 40s.
  • Stop Dancing on Little Jazmine Barnes' Grave

    01/07/2019 2:42:13 PM PST · by Kaslin · 51 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | January 7, 2019 | Kira Davis
    The tragic case of Jazmine Barnes has relit the fires of racial animosity thanks to the media and the investigating law enforcement on the case. Jazmine’s mother and other witnesses identified a white man as the culprit and the sheriff’s department immediately released the details and sketches. Professional outrage activist Shaun King wasted no time in crying racism and stirring up animosity under the guise of fighting race-based crime. Days later it was discovered that Jazmine’s killer wasn’t white but a black man - perhaps two. In the chaos of the incident people had identified a man they saw speeding...
  • Authorities identify man accused of fatally shooting Provo Police officer

    01/07/2019 12:29:23 PM PST · by LibertyOh · 6 replies
    Fox13 Salt Lake City ^ | 1/7/2018 | REBECCA GREEN
    PROVO, Utah — Orem Police have identified the man suspected of shooting and killing Provo Police Officer Joseph Shinners. Orem Police identified the suspect Monday as 40-year-old Matt Frank Hoover.
  • Scalise quits Twitter tax debate with Ocasio-Cortez after 'radical’ followers bring up his shooting

    01/06/2019 2:14:25 PM PST · by SleeperCatcher · 54 replies
    The National Sentinel ^ | 1/6/19 | USA Features
    U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise abruptly ended an online debate over Twitter with freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez after the New York Democratic Socialist’s “radical supporters” began referencing the assassination attempt on his life. “Snipe his a–,” one Twitter user wrote, in support of Ocasio-Cortez, Fox News reported, adding that the user went on to deny that the post was a call for violence, writing, “not seeing any violence there sorry.” The user eventually told Fox News the reference was to verbal “sniping.”
  • Man charged with capital murder in shooting of 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes

    01/06/2019 7:27:13 AM PST · by Bon mots · 39 replies
    ABC News ^ | Sunday, January 06, 2019 05:24AM | By Jessica Willey and Deborah Wrigley
    HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A man is charged with capital murder in the deadly shooting of 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes, and a second suspect has been taken into custody. Investigators say a tip led to the arrest of Eric Black Jr., 20. An investigation revealed evidence that corroborated the tip, authorities say, and Black was taken into custody in east Harris County without incident. Black reportedly admitted to taking part in the shooting. Sources tell ABC13 Larry Woodruffe, 24, has been arrested as a second suspect in the case. Those sources say Woodruffe is believed to be the shooter. Jazmine's...
  • Three dead, several injured in shooting at Torrance, California bowling alley

    01/05/2019 8:44:05 AM PST · by EdnaMode · 85 replies
    NBC News ^ | December 5, 2018 | Linda Givetash
    Police were searching for a gunman early Saturday after three people died in a shooting at a bowling alley near Los Angeles. The shooting was reported just before midnight local time (3 a.m. ET), Torrance police said in a statement. The city is part of the Los Angeles metropolitan area. Officers and fire officials arrived at Gable House Bowl to find multiple people wounded. Two men were taken to hospital for treatment while two other men sought medical attention on their own. None of the injured were employees of the venue. The three men killed were pronounced dead at the...
  • Why You Need to Pay Attention to Your Breathing While Shooting

    01/04/2019 7:46:18 AM PST · by JayCh · 13 replies
    04.01.2019 | Jay Chambers
    Breathing, as we all know, is vital for us – it’s the one thing that we know how to do, to perform, even since we are given birth. And, for our entire lives, we just breathe in, without putting much thought into it. As a matter of fact, until someone describes to us how breathing actually works, we never fully realize that we are breathing in and out – it is just one of those innate actions that we do every single day. However, breathing can serve many other purposes than just keeping us alive. For example, martial arts fighters...
  • Marine fatally shot while on duty at Marine Barracks in DC

    01/01/2019 3:42:19 PM PST · by yesthatjallen · 27 replies
    Marine Barracks Washington, D.C. ^ | 01/01/19 | Press Release
    Statement at link. Marine Killed
  • Photo of pickup truck key in finding 7-year-old girl’s killer, police say

    01/01/2019 7:06:32 AM PST · by bgill · 42 replies
    Houston Chronicle ^ | Dec. 31, 2018 | Nicole Hensley
    A security camera from a nearby business spied the unidentified gunman cruising south along the feeder road near Wallisville Road on Sunday morning. He seemingly targeted the girl’s family — her mother and three siblings, ages 6, 13 and 15 — at random during their shopping trip, Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said during a news conference Monday. The family never made it to the store, Gonzalez said. As far as investigators know, the family did nothing to spark the gunman’s ire and he made no attempt to communicate before opening fire around 6:50 a.m. from the next lane over....
  • Jeff Bell Discusses Florida newspaper calls for removal of Broward County Sheriff

    12/28/2018 2:27:45 PM PST · by AJFavish · 12 replies
    Fox News Channel ^ | December 27, 2018
    Israel has failed to 'accept responsibility' for mistakes made during the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School; reaction from Jeff Bell, president of the Broward Sheriff’s Office Deputies Association.
  • Police: Texas man arrested after shooting wife's laptop

    12/23/2018 10:45:08 AM PST · by bgill · 38 replies
    cbsaustin ^ | Dec. 22, 2018 | AP
    <p>A North Texas man has been arrested after being accused of shooting his wife's laptop computer because she was playing loud music on it. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports that 44-year-old Gary Lykins has been charged with deadly conduct for discharging a firearm. He remained jailed on Saturday, held with no bond. Jail records didn't list an attorney for Lykins. Police say they were called to Lykins' Fort Worth home around 2 a.m. Saturday. Authorities say his wife received minor injuries from computer debris after Lykins fired his weapon. Authorities say Lykins barricaded himself in his home before he was taken into custody.</p>
  • Strasbourg Shooting Leaves Several Hurt

    12/11/2018 12:18:59 PM PST · by JOHN ADAMS · 54 replies
    BBC ^ | December 11, 2018 | BBC reporter
    Several people have been wounded in a shooting incident in the eastern French city of Strasbourg, police say. The French Interior Ministry confirmed a "serious public security incident" in the city and urged residents to stay indoors. The shooting is said to have happened close to a Christmas market in one of the central squares, Place Kleber. One report citing the French fire department said one person had been killed, but this was not confirmed. Security official have cordoned off the area and trams have been stopped, according to reports. Local journalist Bruno Poussard wrote on Twitter that there had...
  • Field Shooting Positions

    12/04/2018 5:02:28 AM PST · by w1n1 · 9 replies
    Am Shooting Journal ^ | 12/4/2018 | C Wojcik
    Hours pass, and in the fading light you glass across the sage into the glare of the sun. Catching some movement your eyes focus on an ear flick; low and behold it’s a shooter buck. He’s far, but your heart is soaring with the hopes of success as you range him before he feeds out of view into the dark timber just a couple dozen yards away. At 460 yards, your .300 WSM is more than capable, but you can't lay down in the high sage, and the only shooting support you have is your pack and a set of...
  • Officer shot man mistaken for mall gunman three times from behind, family attorney says

    12/03/2018 10:53:07 AM PST · by BenLurkin · 27 replies
    A man killed by an officer who mistook him for a gunman at an Alabama mall was shot three times from behind, according to an anatomical review conducted by a forensic pathologist at the request of the slain man's family. Police were responding to reports of a shooting Thanksgiving night at the Riverchase Galleria in Hoover, a suburb of 95,000 people south of Birmingham, when an officer fatally shot 21-year-old Emantic "EJ" Bradford Jr., 21. Police initially blamed Bradford, who they said had a gun in his hand and was responsible for shooting two people at the mall. They later...