Latest Shootings News

Woman suffers leg wound after shooting at concert in Phoenix

Apr. 18, 2021 14:32 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — A woman suffered a leg wound after a shooting at an outdoor concert in Phoenix, according to police. They said officers were dispatched to the Celebrity Theatre parking lot concert about 10 p.m. Saturday after receiving reports of a shooting during an...

EMS: 3 adults fatally shot in Austin, no suspect in custody

Apr. 18, 2021 14:20 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Three people were fatally shot in Austin on Sunday and no suspects are in custody, emergency responders said. The Austin-Travis County EMS said it has received no reports of other victims. EMS spokeswoman Capt. Christa Stedman said early Sunday...

Man dies after running from officers; police dog shot

Apr. 18, 2021 14:14 PM EDT

DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. (AP) — A man who shot a police dog as he ran away from a traffic checkpoint in Georgia was found dead by a SWAT team in the woods several hours later, authorities said. Members of the SWAT team said they heard a gunshot as they tried to talk to the man...

Police: FedEx shooter legally bought guns used in shooting

Apr. 18, 2021 14:12 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The former employee who shot and killed eight people at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis legally purchased the two assault rifles used in the attack despite red flag laws designed to prevent that, police said. A trace of the two guns found by...

Sheriff: 3 dead, 2 wounded in shooting at Wisconsin tavern

Apr. 18, 2021 13:40 PM EDT

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — Three people were killed and two were seriously wounded in a shooting at a busy tavern in southeastern Wisconsin early Sunday, sheriff's officials said. Kenosha County Sheriff David Beth said the suspect in the shooting at Somers House Tavern in...

No arrests after 3 wounded in shooting at Los Angeles bar

Apr. 18, 2021 13:08 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Three men were wounded in a shooting early Sunday at a bar in East Los Angeles, authorities said. Witnesses reported that someone walked into Rudy's LA Bar around 1:20 a.m. and opened fire, according to CBS 2 News. Two of the...

Passenger opened fire in shootout with San Antonio officer

Apr. 18, 2021 13:06 PM EDT

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — San Antonio police on Sunday said it was a passenger in the front seat who opened fire on an officer following a routine traffic stop, leading the wounded officer to fatally shoot the driver and that passenger. Police had previously said it was the...

Vigil, 'peace walk' in Chicago after police shooting of boy

Apr. 18, 2021 13:06 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — People will gather around Chicago on Sunday to remember a 13-year-old boy fatally shot by a police officer and to call for changes in policing and an end to gun violence. Sunday's events follow the release of body-camera footage showing Chicago police...

Teen arrested on murder warrant in Nebraska mall shooting

Apr. 18, 2021 12:48 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A teenage boy suspected in a shooting at a Nebraska mall that left one man dead and a woman injured was arrested Sunday on a murder warrant, police said. Omaha Police said 16-year-old Makhi Woolridge-Jones is facing a first-degree murder charge in the...

Teen charged in connection with shooting that injured child

Apr. 18, 2021 11:22 AM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a teenager has been charged in connection with shots fired at a vehicle that injured a 1-year-old child in New Jersey's largest city last week. The 16-year-old youth faces five counts of aggravated assault in the shooting shortly...