Latest Shootings News

Police: Man shot at troopers, police dog with pellet gun

Feb. 16, 2020 6:17 PM EST

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A man accused of shooting a pellet gun at Delaware State Police troopers and a police dog has been arrested on weapons and assault charges. Jason W. Tatom, 31, of Wilmington, shot at troopers who approached him late Saturday after they responded to a report that he had taunted...

Teen expected to survive Northern California police shooting

Feb. 16, 2020 5:52 PM EST

EL CERRITO, Calif. (AP) — A 17-year-old boy who was shot by police at a San Francisco Bay Area commuter train station is expected to survive, authorities said Sunday. The teen, whose name has not been released, remained in the hospital Sunday morning and has not been booked on charges following a domestic...

In this photo provide by Channel 3 Eyewitness News (WFSB-TV), a view of the scene of a shooting at the Majestic Lounge, in Hartford, Connecticut, Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020. Multiple people were shot at a Connecticut nightclub, leaving one person dead, police said early Sunday. Preliminary information indicated four others were wounded, Hartford police Lt. Paul Cicero told The Associated Press. (Ayah Galal, Channel 3 Eyewitness News (WFSB-TV) via AP)

Police: 1 dead, 4 wounded in Connecticut club shooting

Feb. 16, 2020 5:09 PM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gunfire erupted at a Connecticut nightclub early Sunday morning, killing a man and wounding four other people, police said. A 28-year-old man died in the shooting at the Majestic Lounge in Hartford's South End, police Lt. Paul Cicero said. Two other males and two females were...

Man dies hours after being shot outside after-hours club

Feb. 16, 2020 4:12 PM EST

BRADDOCK, Pa. (AP) — Police in western Pennsylvania say a man died hours after he was found shot outside an after-hours club near Pittsburgh. Allegheny County detectives say officers and paramedics in the borough of Braddock were called to the Sahara Temple after-hours club shortly before 4 a.m. Sunday....

Wichita police investigate fatal shooting in man's home

Feb. 16, 2020 4:12 PM EST

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Wichita police say a man was found at his home with multiple gunshot wounds before he died at a hospital. Police say a 45-year-old woman called officers after she found her friend unresponsive at his home shortly before 3 a.m. Sunday. Paramedics took 35-year-old James Winston to a...

Investigators: Salt Lake officers justified in shooting

Feb. 16, 2020 3:56 PM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Salt Lake County District Attorney has found 15 law enforcement officers were justified in firing nearly 200 shots at a man following a pursuit that was prompted by several robberies and random gunfire. Harold Vincent Robinson, 37, died in April 2019 in a shooting that happened...

Exes' reported driveway shootout kills stuntwoman, husband

Feb. 16, 2020 3:49 PM EST

YELLOW SPRINGS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man who fatally shot his ex-wife and her husband indicated they ambushed him and his current wife in the driveway of their luxury home and a shootout erupted. Authorities responding to the property near Yellow Springs after the gunfire Wednesday morning found Hollywood...

Shoplifting arrest ends search for teen accused of killings

Feb. 16, 2020 3:40 PM EST

MIDLAND, Va. (AP) — A 17-year-old boy charged with fatally shooting his mother and 6-year-old brother in their Virginia home was apprehended after he tried to shoplift hair dye, clothes and a backpack from a North Carolina department store, police said Sunday. Levi Norwood was arrested Saturday after...

Officials: 2 shot in outside event held at college gym

Feb. 16, 2020 3:34 PM EST

ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) — Two people were shot and wounded early Sunday at a college gym in northern South Carolina during what school officials said was a birthday party being held by an outside group, according to news reports. Lt. Michael Chavis of the Rock Hill Police Department told The Charlotte...

Police: DNA, genealogy tests linked suspect to 1992 killing

Feb. 16, 2020 2:10 PM EST

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Investigators used DNA and genealogy tests to identify a suspect in a 28-year-old deadly robbery in Maryland, a man who was shot and killed when law-enforcement officers tried to arrest him in Virginia last week. Hans Huitz, a 51-year-old auto mechanic who had no apparent...