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Police: Gunman dead after killing 2 at fire hydrant factory

Jun. 15, 2021 18:21 PM EDT

ALBERTVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A worker wielding a handgun fatally shot two people and wounded two others at an Alabama fire hydrant factory early Tuesday before killing himself near a cemetery where his mother is buried, police said. The shooting — which happened about...

Police chief: Gunman who killed 2 and wounded 2 more at Alabama fire hydrant factory found dead, apparently killed self

Jun. 15, 2021 09:41 AM EDT
ALBERTVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Police chief: Gunman who killed 2 and wounded 2 more at Alabama fire hydrant factory found dead, apparently killed self.

5 Georgia officers fired after death in interrogation room

Jun. 14, 2021 18:23 PM EDT

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — The Savannah Police Department said Monday that it has fired five officers in connection with the death of a man who authorities say killed himself while left alone in a police interview room. The department confirmed the firings after they were...

State prison inmate in Tucson dies; Appears to be a suicide

Jun. 14, 2021 17:39 PM EDT

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona prison inmate in Tucson has died and it appears to be a suicide, authorities said Monday. Arizona Corrections Department officials said 67-year-old Michael L. Ring died last Thursday “from an apparent act of self-harm by a...

Police Man, 2-year-old son dead in apparent murder-suicide

Jun. 11, 2021 12:02 PM EDT

BOONSBORO, Md. (AP) — A Frederick County man and his 2-year-old son were found dead in an apparent murder-suicide along the Appalachian Trail in western Maryland early Friday, state police said. The boy’s mother contacted Maryland State Police on Thursday night and...

3 dead at Florida supermarket include grandmother, grandson

Jun. 11, 2021 00:59 AM EDT

ROYAL PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A man fatally shot a grandmother and her 1-year-old grandson inside a Florida supermarket before killing himself, authorities said, causing dozens to flee the store in panic. The shooting happened shortly after 11:30 a.m. Thursday at a...

Man kills woman, child, himself at Florida supermarket

Jun. 10, 2021 17:43 PM EDT

ROYAL PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A man fatally shot a woman and a child inside a Florida supermarket Thursday before killing himself, authorities said, causing dozens to flee the store in panic. The shooting happened shortly after 11:30 a.m. at a Publix located in a strip...

Iowa man again convicted of murder in girlfriend's death

Jun. 09, 2021 12:27 PM EDT

CLINTON, Iowa (AP) — A Dubuque man has again been convicted of second-degree murder in the 2017 knife death of his girlfriend. A Clinton County jury on Tuesday found Fontae Buelow, 29, guilty in the death of 21-year-old Samantha Link, of Peosta, the Telegraph Herald...

Authorities: Man stabs woman, 2 kids, then kills himself

Jun. 09, 2021 10:06 AM EDT

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — A man stabbed and injured a woman and two young children inside their northern New Jersey apartment before killing himself with the knife, authorities said. Jersey City police responded to the apartment shortly after 7 a.m. Monday and found the...

Man admits on Facebook Live to killing partner, kills self

Jun. 08, 2021 09:10 AM EDT

RIVERVIEW, Fla. (AP) — A man who announced on social media that he had killed his boyfriend and called on deputies to shoot him as well finally set his condo on fire and turned a gun on himself, a Florida sheriff said. Firefighters covered by a SWAT team then rushed in...