Latest Shootings News

Video, tips sought in probe of shooting outside suburban Philadelphia stadium that wounded 8

May. 30, 2023 14:50 PM EDT

Authorities are asking the public to share any footage or information as they investigate a shooting that left eight teenagers wounded at a weekend gathering outside a stadium near Philadelphia. Police in the suburb of Chester said the gunfire erupted shortly before 11:30 p.m. Sunday...

Gunman in Pittsburgh synagogue massacre planned attack, defense acknowledges as trial gets underway

May. 30, 2023 14:21 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A trial for the man charged in the deadliest antisemitic attack in U.S. history opened Tuesday with his own lawyer acknowledging he planned the 2018 massacre at a Pittsburgh synagogue and made hateful statements about Jewish people. Robert Bowers went to Tree of...

Florida police search for 3 gunmen who wounded 9 at crowded beach on Memorial Day

May. 30, 2023 14:19 PM EDT

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — Police launched a search Tuesday for three suspects they believe to be the gunmen who opened fire along a crowded Florida beachside promenade on Memorial Day, wounding a 1-year-old and eight others while sending people frantically running for cover. ...

11-year-old boy says he thought he would die after Mississippi police officer shot him

May. 30, 2023 13:05 PM EDT

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — An 11-year-old Mississippi boy who called police to help his family and then was shot by an officer said the bullet that pierced his lung felt “like a big punch to the chest." “I actually thought I was about to lose my life," Aderrien Murry told “Good...

South Carolina gas station owner charged with murder in 14-year-old's shooting death

May. 30, 2023 12:23 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina gas station owner was charged Monday with murder in the death of a 14-year-old boy whom he allegedly chased from the store and shot in the back, the sheriff said. Rick Chow thought the teen had shoplifted four bottles of water Sunday night...

South Carolina sheriff's office: 1 killed, 5 injured in Memorial Day shooting

May. 30, 2023 11:41 AM EDT

HOLLYWOOD, S.C. (AP) — One person was killed and five others injured in a shooting on Memorial Day in South Carolina, authorities said. Charleston County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a shooting about 9:50 p.m. Monday in Hollywood, a town about 20 miles (32...

Israeli army says Palestinian gunmen kills Israeli civilian in West Bank shooting

May. 30, 2023 11:03 AM EDT

JERUSALEM (AP) — Palestinian gunmen shot and killed an Israeli man on Tuesday near the entrance to a Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank, the Israeli army said. The Israeli military said the man was shot near the settlement of Hermesh, in the northern West Bank. Local...

Florida deputy faces trial for alleged failure to confront Parkland school shooter

May. 30, 2023 10:26 AM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — In a prosecution believed to be a national first, a former Florida sheriff's deputy is about to be tried on charges he failed to confront the gunman who murdered 14 students and three staff members at a Parkland high school five years ago. Jury...

Man charged in Ohio slaying of 4, wounding of girl, now charged in 2013 New Jersey killing

May. 29, 2023 13:43 PM EDT

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A man charged in an Ohio shooting that killed four people and injured a child earlier this year has now been charged in a slaying in New Jersey a decade ago, authorities said. Martin Muniz, 41, was charged in Cuyahoga County in January with multiple counts of...

Massachusetts beach reopens on Memorial Day after pair of shootings

May. 29, 2023 12:52 PM EDT

REVERE, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts State Police temporarily closed Revere Beach because of a pair of shootings that injured three people as violence erupted over the holiday weekend. The popular beach reopened on Memorial Day, hours after bedlam erupted Sunday evening in Revere,...