Latest Shootings News

The Latest: Shooting victim was recent immigrant from Nepal

Sep. 21, 2018 9:31 PM EDT

ABERDEEN, Md. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a Maryland drugstore warehouse (all times local): 5 p.m. A family friend says one of the victims killed in a shooting at a drugstore distribution center in Maryland was a mother of two who had recently moved to the U.S. from Nepal to try to give her kids a...

The Latest: O'Rourke says Cruz mischaracterizes his comments

Sep. 21, 2018 8:55 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on the first debate between Republican Sen. Ted Cruz and Democratic Congressman Beto O'Rourke (all times local): 7:55 p.m. Democratic U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke says Sen. Ted Cruz "has a tendency to mischaracterize a position" after the pair repeatedly traded barbs during a frosty...

Girl, 4 others shot during memorial service expected to live

Sep. 21, 2018 8:36 PM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Police searched Friday for suspects who witnesses said opened fire on dozens of people gathered for a memorial service outside a Syracuse home, wounding an 8-year-old girl and four other people. All five victims were in stable condition at Upstate University Hospital and were expected...

Police probing deaths of 4 in Nevada home as murder-suicide

Sep. 21, 2018 8:01 PM EDT

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Police in the Las Vegas-area city of Henderson say they are investigating as a murder-suicide the apparent shooting deaths of a man, a woman and two boys, ages 15 and 5, whose bodies were found in a burning home. The names of the dead were not immediately made public by the Clark...

The Latest: Police give ages of 4 found dead in Nevada home

Sep. 21, 2018 7:49 PM EDT

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — The Latest on the apparent shooting deaths of four people found dead in a burning home in the Las Vegas-area city of Henderson (all times local): 4:45 p.m. Police say a 27-year-old man, a 35-year-old woman and two boys, ages 15 and 5, are dead in an apparent shooting murder-suicide...

Video sought in case of man shot in own home in Texas

Sep. 21, 2018 7:47 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Search warrants have been issued for video from addresses near the apartment complex where a white Dallas police officer killed her black neighbor inside his home this month, according to newly obtained court documents. The three warrants obtained by The Associated Press on Friday give new...

Wisconsin workplace shooting suspect had revoked gun permit

Sep. 21, 2018 6:42 PM EDT

MIDDLETON, Wis. (AP) — The gunman in a Wisconsin workplace shooting was taken to a mental health hospital and barred from buying firearms 14 years ago after telling South Dakota police that his co-workers were "talking bad about him" and his neighbors were spying on him, according to court records. WTS...

The Latest: Gunman was in good standing with company

Sep. 21, 2018 5:48 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on this week's shooting at a software company in Wisconsin that seriously injured three people (all times local): 4:45 p.m. A gunman who opened fire on his co-workers at a Wisconsin software company was in good standing at the firm. WTS Paradigm employee Anthony Tong wounded...

Sheriff: Shooter had mental illness but legally owned gun

Sep. 21, 2018 5:28 PM EDT

ABERDEEN, Md. (AP) — The woman who killed three people and wounded others before shooting herself to death at a Maryland drugstore warehouse had been diagnosed with a mental illness and used a legally purchased gun in the rampage, a law enforcement official said Friday. Harford County Sheriff Jeffrey...

The Latest: Teen shot an hour after earlier shooting hurts 5

Sep. 21, 2018 4:14 PM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a memorial service in Syracuse that wounded five people, including an 8-year-old girl (all times local): 3:48 p.m. Police in Syracuse say they don't know if a shooting that wounded a 14-year-old girl was related to earlier gunfire that left five people,...