Latest Shootings News

Law enforcement fatally shoots Arkansas man in Kansas

Oct. 25, 2020 1:21 PM EDT

COFFEYVILLE, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Bureau of Investigation is investigating after an Arkansas man was shot and killed by law enforcement officers after a police pursuit. Wesley Jordan, 32, of Hot Springs, Arkansas, died in the shooting Friday in Independence, the KBI said. The incident began when a...

Man charged after fatal police-involved shooting in Chicago

Oct. 25, 2020 1:12 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — A 25-year-old man arrested after a fatal police shooting in Chicago’s Little Village neighborhood has been charged in connection with another shooting that drew officers to the scene. Saul Zaragoza faces attempted first-degree murder, aggravated battery with a firearm and unlawful...

Las Vegas police: Neighbors dispute may have led to homicide

Oct. 25, 2020 12:51 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A dispute between neighbors may have played a role in a homicide in northeast Las Vegas, authorities said. Las Vegas Metropolitan Police said they were called out to the scene of a shooting around 6 p.m. Saturday and they found a man in his early 30s with a single gunshot wound. The man...

Police investigate shooting of 17-year-old

Oct. 25, 2020 12:29 PM EDT

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Police in Delaware said they are investigating a shooting that left a 17-year-old injured. Wilmington Police said the shooting occurred late Saturday. The injured teenager was taken to a local hospital with a gunshot wound where he was listed in stable condition. Police asked the...

Police: 4 men shot in Raleigh

Oct. 25, 2020 12:23 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina said they are investigating a shooting that left four men injured. Raleigh Police said they responded to a shooting early Sunday. Four men had gunshot wounds. One man was taken to a local hospital by EMS while the others were transported in private vehicles,...

Police: Indiana man was naked with knife when officer shot

Oct. 25, 2020 12:03 PM EDT

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind. (AP) — A southeastern Indiana man was naked and holding a knife when he confronted a police officer who fatally shot him in the hallway of an apartment building where a woman was found killed, police said. The man killed in the early Saturday shooting was identified as Brandon Evans, 33,...

Man convicted of 2019 killing at Kansas City gas station

Oct. 25, 2020 11:57 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas City man has been convicted in a fatal shooting in 2019 in downtown Kansas City. Timothy Fernandez, 43, was convicted Friday of second-degree murder and armed criminal action in the February 2019 shooting of Michael Brown near a gas station in the city's Crossroads...

Highway patrol officers shoot, kill man they say had a knife

Oct. 25, 2020 11:16 AM EDT

GARDEN CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers shot and killed a western Missouri man who reportedly threatened a trooper with a knife, the patrol said. The shooting occurred late Saturday in Garden City, about 48 miles (77.25 kilometers) south of Kansas City, after the Cass County...

University: Clayton State student shot in dorm by visitor

Oct. 25, 2020 11:07 AM EDT

MORROW, Ga. (AP) — A Clayton State University student was shot in a dorm by a visitor to the campus, university officials said Sunday. The school released few details about the shooting on Saturday morning, but said there was no ongoing threat to the campus in Morrow. The shooter was among four people who...

St. Cloud boy standing outside apartment wounded by gunshot

Oct. 25, 2020 10:20 AM EDT

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say a 9-year-old boy who was standing near the main entry door to a St. Cloud apartment complex Saturday night was shot by someone from an unknown location. The wound is not believed to be life-threatening. St. Cloud police say the victim, who lived in the building, was...