Tag: gun violence

Chicago Rapper Lil Mister (Lil Durk’s Cousin) Shot & Killed in South Side Englewood Neighborhood

Chicago rapper Lil Mister was shot and killed Friday night (Mar. 14) in the city's South Side Englewood neighborhood.

Brenton Tarrant, New Zealand Mosque Shooter, Streamed Attack on Facebook Live

A man named Brenton Tarrant used Facebook Live to record himself as he shot up a mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand.

Joshua Meeks: Quick Facts About High School Honor Student Shot & Killed in Drug Deal Gone Bad

16-year-old Joshua Meeks, an 11th-grade student at Mauldin High School, was found dead by authorities over an apparent drug deal that went bad. Here are some things you need to know about Meeks and his murder.

Nurse Who Saved N.C. State Trooper Who Was Shot in the Face Says “God Put Me There for a Reason”

Law enforcement officials in North Carolina are praising Richardson for performing life-saving measures on an injured state trooper who had been shot in the face.

1 Dead, 3 Injured in Downtown Denver Shooting; Suspect Still At Large

One person is dead and three others were injured after a shooting in downtown Denver Monday (Nov. 19). The three people who were injured sustained non-life threatening injuries, Denver police said.

Shots Fired at Chicago Hospital, Multiple People Wounded Including Officer & Shooter

Multiple people were wounded, including a police officer, after a gunman opened fire at a Chicago hospital Monday afternoon (Nov. 19). The suspected gunman was also reportedly injured in the shooting.

Malfunctioning Water Heater That Makes Gunfire Sound Led to Active Shooter Reports at NC High School

A malfunctioning water heater that makes a sound similar to gunfire caused active shooter reports at a North Carolina High School Friday morning (Nov. 9).

Ex-Marine Ian Long Identified as Mass Shooter at Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks, California

The gunman who opened fire on a crowded college bar in Thousand Oaks, California Wednesday night (Nov. 7)—killing at least 12 (including a brave sheriff's deputy who ran in without backup) and wounding many more—has been identified as 28-year-old Ian David Long.

Sheriff Ron Helus Killed in Borderline Bar Mass Shooting in Thousand Oaks, California

Sergeant Ron Helus was shot and killed Wednesday night (Nov. 7) after responding to an active shooter situation at a bar in California.

At Least 13 People Killed (Including Gunman & Sheriff’s Deputy) in Mass Shooting at Bar in Thousand Oaks, California

A gunman opened fire on multiple people at a country music bar in Thousand Oaks, California Wednesday night (Nov. 7), killing at least 12 people, including a sheriff's deputy, and injuring several others.

Rapper Da Baby Reportedly Shot & Killed Man Trying to Rob Him at Walmart in Charlotte

Da Baby—a popular rapper out of Charlotte, North Carolina—was reportedly involved in an altercation at a Walmart that led to the shooting death of a man.

At Least Two Dead, Including Gunman, After Florida Yoga Studio Shooting

Police say at least two people are dead and at least six others were wounded after a gunman open fired Friday (Nov. 2) at a yoga studio in Tallahassee, Florida.

Gunman Opens Fire at Pittsburgh Synagogue, 11 People Confirmed Dead and 4 Officers Shot

A gunman opened fire on a Jewish synagogue in Pittsburgh's Squirrel Hill neighborhood Saturday morning (Oct. 27) during a prayer service, and 11 people were confirmed dead.

Massive Shootout at Cook Out: 6 People Shot, 1 Suspect Arrested, 2 Others Still on the Run

Police in have one suspect in custody and are looking for two others following a shooting outside the Cook Out fast food restaurant in Spartanburg, South Carolina over the weekend that sent six people to the hospital. Here's what you need to know.

Yella Beezy Released From the Hospital After Getting Shot at 12 Times in Drive-By Shooting on Texas Highway

Good news! Yella Beezy is at home recovering after being released from the hospital following his drive-by shooting incident.

White Man Who Shot at Black Teen Trying to Get Directions to School Found Guilty of Assault, Could Spend Up to 10 Years in Prison

Jeffrey Zeigler, a white man who shot at 14-year-old Brennan Walker, who was asking for directions, was found guilty of assault by a Michigan jury.

LaShonda Childs: Quick Facts About Ohio Teen Shot to Death & Set on Fire by Her Abusive 28-Year-Old Ex-Boyfriend

LaShonda Childs, a 17-year-old girl from Dayton, Ohio lost her life as the result of an ongoing domestic violence situation with her 28-year-old ex-boyfriend, Trendell Goodwin, who shot and killed her. Here's what you need to know.

Fred Hopkins: Florence Shooting Suspect ID’d as 74-Year-Old Disbarred Lawyer & Vietnam Veteran

74-year-old Frederick "Fred" Hopkins has been identified by authorities as the man accused of shooting several police officers in Florence, South Carolina.

One Officer Killed & 6 Others Injured As Man Held Children Hostage in Florence, South Carolina

The Florence, South Carolina cop who was killed in the line of duty today in an active shooter situation has been identified by officials as Officer Terrence Carraway.

WATCH: XXXTentacion’s Murder & Final Moments Captured on Surveillance Video Shown in Court

The Broward County Sheriff's Office has released the surveillance video showing a group of men ambushing and killing rapper XXXTentacion as he was leaving a motorsports dealership in Deerfield Beach, Florida back in June.