Tag: gun violence

Alteria Woods & Andrew Coffee IV: Pregnant 21-Year-Old Shot & Killed During Drug Raid After Boyfriend Uses Her As Human Shield

A Sunday morning drug raid in Gifford, Florida went horribly wrong, leaving a 21-year-old pregnant woman dead, a deputy injured, and a family behind bars.

Jordan Middleton: Some Things to Know About Teen Shot & Killed by Classmate’s Father

A Columbia County, Georgia community is in mourning after a 17-year-old basketball star was shot and killed. Here are a few things you need to know about this tragic case.

Two Men Shot Dead Following Meek Mill Performance in Connecticut, No Suspects in Custody

Two people are dead following a shooting outside a Connecticut concert venue where Meek Mill had just finished his performance.

“God Made Me Bulletproof”: Rapper Yung Mazi Shot Multiples Times in Atlanta Waffle House

Up and coming rapper Yung Mazi has been shot multiple times. Though major details regarding the shooting have yet to be revealed, the rapper is expected to survive.

Robert Eddins: Some Things to Know About Ex-NFL Player Found Shot to Death in Basement of His Home

Former Buffalo Bills linebacker Robert Eddins and his friend were found shot to death in the basement of Eddins' home. Here are some things to know about the ongoing double homicide investigation.

Ronald Gasser: Some Things You Need to Know About the Man Who Shot & Killed Former NFL Player Joe McKnight

Former New York Jets running back Joe McKnight (28) was shot and killed Thursday (Dec. 1) in Louisiana during a road rage incident. Police have identified 54-year-old Ronald Gasser as...

Former NFL Running Back Joe McKnight Shot and Killed in Road Rage Incident

Former NFL running back Joe McKnight has been killed. The 28-year-old was shot multiple times Thursday afternoon (Dec. 1) in New Orleans in an apparent road rage altercation.

James Means: Things to Know About Black Teen Shot and Killed by White Man Who Called Him “Another Piece of Trash”

Just days before Thanksgiving, a black teenage boy from West Virginia was shot and killed by a 62-year-old white man who later referred to him as a "piece of trash."

Alisia Dieudonne and Ahmad Campbell: Things to Know About North Carolina A&T Students Shot Dead at Off-Campus Party

Two North Carolina A&T State University students were shot and killed at an off-campus house party this past weekend.

Jacob Hall: Everything We Know About Townville Shooting Victim

The six-year-old boy who was severely wounded in Wednesday's (Sep. 28) shooting at Townville Elementary School in South Carolina has died.

Holly Hill Quadruple Homicide: Some Things to Know About Arrests for Execution-Style Murder in South Carolina

An investigation has led to police arresting three men in connection with a quadruple murder in Holly Hill, South Carolina last year.

Jesse Osborne: Everything We Know About the Townville Elementary School Shooter

14-year-old Jesse Osborne shot multiple people at Townville Elementary School in Anderson, South Carolina on Wednesday afternoon (Sep. 28) after shooting and killing his own father in their home. Here's...

Camille Thompson: Some Things to Know About Mother Shot & Killed by Estranged Husband While Driving Kids to School

Camille Thompson, a young mother of four, was shot and killed in front of her children by her estranged husband in Bolivar, Tennessee Thursday morning (Sep. 15).

Teen Killed in Drive-by Shooting Near School After He Was Sent Home for Dress Code Violation

An 18-year-old boy was shot and killed in a drive-by after his school sent him home because he missing a part of his uniform.

Florida Police Shoot and Kill Black Man Eating Chicken Wings in His Backyard

Neighbors who were present at the time of the shooting say he was shot in the back six times.

Tiarah Poyau: Some Things to Know About Student Killed at J’Ouvert Festival After She Told Man to Stop Grinding on Her

22-year-old Tiarah Poyau was murdered during the J'Ouvert Festival in New York earlier this week. Here are some things to know about Tiarah and the tragic shooting that took her life.

Chicago Police Confirm Body Camera Did Not Record Fatal Shooting of Unarmed Teenager

We all hoped police officers wearing body cameras would shed more light on controversial situations like police brutality and police-involved shootings. However, even with cameras, cops are finding a...

Toya Wright’s Brothers Josh & Rudy Johnson Shot and Killed in New Orleans

Two of Toya Wright's younger brothers were shot and killed in New Orleans early Sunday morning (Jul. 31), family members of Wright confirmed to local media outlets. According to the...

Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul, Dwyane Wade & LeBron James Open ESPYs With Powerful #BlackLivesMatter Message

No one ever really expects much out of the ESPYs, which has always been a showcase of awkward moments where sports stars are taken out of their comfort zone...

What You Need to Know About Dallas Sniper Micah Xavier Johnson

The identity of the man suspected of killing five police officers has been released. Here are a few things you need to know about 25-year-old Micah Xavier Johnson and...

Black Man Shot Dead by Minnesota Cop During Traffic Stop, Girlfriend’s Facebook Live Video Shows Aftermath

A man is dead following an officer-involved shooting Wednesday night (Jul 6) in Falcon Heights, Minnesota, and the moments immediately following the shooting were all captured on video. St. Anthony's...

Alton Sterling: Shocking Video Shows Baton Rouge Police Shooting & Killing Man Selling CDs

Graphic video footage showing Baton Rouge police shooting and killing a 37-year-old black man named Alton Sterling is going viral online. The incident reportedly happened early Tuesday morning around 12:30...

Sas from “Love & Hip Hop Atlanta” Has Been Shot in the Head

As much as we all love to poke fun at the ratchet reality show, this Love & Hip Hop Atlanta story is no laughing matter. Cast member Sas has been...

Christy Sheats: Plot Twists in Story of Texas Mom Who Shot & Killed Daughters

As police continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the shooting deaths of two young Katy, Texas women by their mother, it appears the family's home life wasn't as idyllic...

Eddie Justice, Man Who Texted Mom During Orlando Nightclub Shooting, Confirmed Dead

"Mommy I love you. I'm gonna die." That is how Eddie Justice started what would end up being his last conversation with his mother as he hid inside a bathroom...

“The Voice” Singer Christina Grimmie’s Murderer ID’d by Orlando Police

Christina Grimmie, a YouTube singing sensation and former contestant on NBC's "The Voice," was shot and killed by a crazed gunman over the weekend. The 22-year-old was shot late Friday night in the middle...

“The Voice” Singer Christina Grimmie Shot and Killed at Orlando Concert

Singer Christina Grimmie, an Internet sensation who starred in NBC's The Voice, died early Saturday (Jun 11) after being shot at a concert in Orlando, Florida. She was 22...

Multiple Shots Fired at T.I.’s NYC Concert: 1 Dead, 3 Injured

At least one person has died and three others were wounded following a shooting Wednesday night (May 25) at a T.I. concert in New York City. Shots were reportedly fired...

Bankroll Fresh Dead: Rapper Reportedly Shot & Killed in Atlanta

Atlanta rapper Bankroll Fresh is reportedly dead after being shot outside a recording studio. Though details are scarce at the moment and nothing has been confirmed, ATL's 11 Alive News...

Rapper YG Shot at Los Angeles Recording Studio

West Coast rapper YG was shot at a recording studio in Los Angeles early Friday morning (Jun 12). Details are extremely scarce at the moment, but according to TMZ, the...