Latest Shootings News

Man fatally shot in parking lot of police substation

Jan. 17, 2022 16:40 PM EST

CHESTERFIELD, Va. (AP) — Police in Virginia say a man was fatally shot in the parking lot of a police substation during a child custody exchange. Chesterfield police said an officer was working in his patrol vehicle in the parking lot of the Appomattox Police Station heard a...

Police: Wanted man dead after shooting involving officers

Jan. 17, 2022 11:44 AM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Ohio (AP) — State authorities are investigating the death of a man after a shooting in Ohio involving police officers who were trying to serve a felony arrest warrant over the weekend. Englewood police said officers were called at about 5:45 a.m. Sunday by a woman who...

Officer shot teen in neck after car chase near Miami

Jan. 17, 2022 11:21 AM EST

MIAMI (AP) — A police sergeant chased and shot a 15-year-old who was running with a Glock handgun after crashing a car into a fence, police said. The teen remained in critical condition Monday as the shooting is investigated. The 29-year Miami-Dade police veteran who shot the teen...

Pierce County deputy fatally shoots person

Jan. 17, 2022 11:14 AM EST

PUYALLUP (AP) — Authorities say a Pierce County Sheriff's deputy fatally shot a person during a traffic stop. The deputy had pulled over a person near Puyallup, Washington, about 10 p.m. Sunday. KOMO reports the deputy told dispatch the person had a gun and one minute later,...

Suspect flees into Hungary after shooting at Austrian troops

Jan. 17, 2022 10:03 AM EST

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian police and anti-terrorism forces are searching for a suspected people smuggler who allegedly fired at Austrian soldiers after evading a border check on Monday. According to Austria's Ministry of Defense, a van broke through a border crossing in...

Kansas City police ID man found shot to death in vehicle

Jan. 17, 2022 09:26 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City police have identified a man found shot to death inside a vehicle over the weekend. Maurice Bell, 45, was found Saturday night unresponsive inside a vehicle sitting in the front yard of a home, police said in a news release. Bell died at the...

Police in Kearney say 1 man killed, 1 injured in shooting

Jan. 17, 2022 08:32 AM EST

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — One man died and another was injured in a shooting in central Kearney, police there said. The shooting was reported just after 8:30 p.m. Sunday a couple of blocks north of Pioneer Park, with people reporting several gunshots fired, according to a news released...

2 officers shoot, kill Wyoming man armed with edged weapon

Jan. 16, 2022 18:50 PM EST

GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — Two police officers shot and killed a man who reportedly charged at them with a “large edged weapon,” police in Gillette said Sunday. Officers responded at 7 a.m. to a report that the suspect had made threats and refused to leave a residence, the Gillette...

North Carolina man wanted for December murder captured

Jan. 16, 2022 18:04 PM EST

TARBORO, N.C. (AP) — A man wanted for a murder in North Carolina has been taken into custody, a sheriff's office said. The Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office says deputies arrested Orlando McNair on Thursday, three weeks after the crime, WITN-TV reported. Deputies...

Man apprehended after allegedly shooting at Willmar police

Jan. 16, 2022 16:57 PM EST

WILLMAR, Minn. (AP) — A 36-year-old man was apprehended after allegedly firing a handgun at Willmar police during a traffic stop and fleeing into a nearby neighborhood. Police said one round was fired at an officer, who was not hit or injured but immediately called for backup about...