Latest Shootings News

Police: Teen saw father shoot, kill mother in California

Sep. 29, 2022 23:12 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Southern California teenager killed this week alongside her father in a shootout with law enforcement was with him a day earlier when he fatally shot her mother, police said Thursday. Savannah Graziano, 15, was in the back of her father's pickup truck when he...

Father, teenage son charged in killing of rapper PnB Rock

Sep. 29, 2022 20:54 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man who was arrested in Las Vegas on Thursday, and his 17-year-old son, were charged with murder in the fatal shooting of rapper PnB Rock at a South Los Angeles restaurant, authorities said. An FBI-led fugitive task force took 40-year-old Freddie Lee Trone...

Denver police officer hurt, suspect killed in shooting

Sep. 29, 2022 20:51 PM EDT

BROOMFIELD, Colo. (AP) — A police officer is expected to survive after being shot in the neck during a confrontation that left a suspect dead at a busy intersection just north of Denver. Investigators with the Broomfield Police Department say Denver's fugitive unit located a...

2 charged after Michigan trooper shot, critically wounded

Sep. 29, 2022 20:10 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Two Detroit residents face charges in connection with the shooting of a Michigan State Police trooper who was conducting surveillance in the city with other members of a narcotics unit, a prosecutor said Thursday. The undercover trooper was critically wounded early...

Authorities: Texas man shoots 2 migrants near Mexico border

Sep. 29, 2022 18:57 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Two brothers in Texas have been arrested after authorities say one of them opened fire on a group of migrants getting water near the U.S.-Mexico border, killing one man and shooting a woman in the stomach, according to court documents filed Thursday. The...

Mayor: 5 shot dead in Central Texas neighborhood

Sep. 29, 2022 18:23 PM EDT

McGREGOR, Texas (AP) — Five people were shot dead in a Central Texas residential neighborhood Thursday, officials said. The incident happened at about 7:30 a.m. Thursday morning in McGregor, about 20 miles (32 kilometers) southwest of Waco. An armed man shot at police officers who...

Police: 2 students, 4 school workers shot in Oakland attack

Sep. 29, 2022 17:46 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Two adult students and four school workers were shot and wounded at an Oakland school campus in a gang-related attack that officials said Thursday was perpetrated by at least two shooters who fired more than 30 rounds. Oakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong...

Murder suspect, officer injured in downtown Topeka shootout

Sep. 29, 2022 17:38 PM EDT

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A man suspected of murder and a police officer were injured during a mid-morning shootout Thursday in downtown Topeka after the suspect led officers on a chase through Kansas' capital city, firing at them as he drove. Topeka police had sought the suspect over...

High stakes for O'Rourke in Texas governor's debate Friday

Sep. 29, 2022 17:29 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Beto O'Rourke spent his 50th birthday this week behind the wheel of his pickup in Texas, fast approaching a big moment in his uphill climb for governor. While a road trip through college campuses showed how the Democrat continues to draw big crowds — a photo...

1 detained after contractors fired upon in mountains near LA

Sep. 29, 2022 17:05 PM EDT

AZUSA, Calif. (AP) — One person was detained Thursday after someone opened fire on three Angeles National Forest contract workers in mountains near Los Angeles, authorities said. Nobody was struck by gunfire in the shooting shortly before noon near San Gabriel Reservoir above...