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Police: Teen killed in crash with tractor trailer

Jun. 21, 2021 10:45 AM EDT

MILFORD, Del. (AP) — A 19-year-old man was killed in crash with a tractor trailer on Milford-Harrington Highway over the weekend, Delaware State Police said. The crash happened Saturday night when the 17-year-old driver of a westbound Toyota Camry tried to pass a car in...

Carjacking suspect killed by police in Kansas City, Kansas

Jun. 21, 2021 09:41 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A carjacking suspect has died after an exchange of gunfire with police in Kansas City, Kansas, authorities said. Police did not identify the suspect who was killed on Sunday but said he was a 25-year-old man. Police said the...

Deputies: 1 killed, several shot at Father's Day event

Jun. 21, 2021 07:34 AM EDT

WILDWOOD, Fla. (AP) — One person was killed and several others were wounded during a shooting at an annual Father's Day event in central Florida, sheriff's officials said. The shooting happened around 8 p.m. Sunday at Royal Park in Wildwood, news outlets reported. ...

Miami sergeant fires at suspect in Home Depot parking lot

Jun. 21, 2021 04:13 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Authorities are looking for two suspects after a police sergeant fired shots into a car she said sped toward her in the parking lot of a Miami mall. A Miami-Dade police sergeant was patrolling the Mall of the Americas on Saturday when...

Kansas officer critically hurt, suspect dead after shootout

Jun. 20, 2021 17:15 PM EDT

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas police officer is in critical condition and the person who fired at officers is dead after a shootout in Wichita, authorities said. Two police officers were checking on the welfare of a 32-year-old woman and her 13-year-old daughter at a...

St. Cloud police: Man killed in an apparent random shooting

Jun. 20, 2021 16:26 PM EDT

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — St. Cloud police say a man was shot and killed early Sunday in an apparent random act. Police received a report at 6:16 a.m. that a man was shot while standing inside the door of a Sc. Cloud residence. The man was taken to a local hospital where...

Officials: Sheriff's stolen vehicle found, weapon missing

Jun. 20, 2021 16:20 PM EDT

CINCINNATI, Ohio (AP) — A vehicle stolen from the driveway of an Ohio sheriff was later recovered but her duty weapon remains missing, authorities said. The Hamilton County sheriff's office said the county vehicle assigned to Sheriff Charmaine McGuffey was reported...

Judge: Discipline hearing should not be automatically closed

Jun. 20, 2021 16:11 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Disciplinary hearings for New Hampshire police officers accused of misconduct serious enough for decertification should not be automatically held behind closed doors, a judge ruled. The judge’s decision came as the Legislature voted to make...

Video shows California deputy kicking suspect in head

Jun. 20, 2021 13:57 PM EDT

VICTORVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California sheriff’s deputy is under criminal investigation after he was recorded on video kicking a pursuit suspect in the head while the man appeared to be surrendering. The San Bernardino County deputy, who was not named, has...

Police: 1 killed, 4 injured in northern Indiana shooting

Jun. 20, 2021 13:22 PM EDT

GRANGER, Ind. (AP) — One man was killed and four other people were injured in a shooting early Sunday morning in northern Indiana. Police identified the victim as 26-year-old Victor Anthwan Kyle, Jr. The other four victims injuries that were not considered life...