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Police: Store shooting took place after man hit officer

Jun. 15, 2019 11:58 PM EDT

CORONA, Calif. (AP) — An off-duty police officer opened fire inside a Costco Wholesale warehouse store, killing a man who had attacked him and wounding two others, the Corona Police Department said. Kenneth French, 32, of Riverside assaulted the Los Angeles Police Department officer Friday night while he...

The Latest: Police say shooting came after man hit officer

Jun. 15, 2019 11:17 PM EDT

CORONA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting inside a Southern California Costco store (all times local): 8 p.m. The Corona Police Department says a fatal shooting inside a Costco Wholesale warehouse store Friday night took place after a 32-year-old man attacked an off-duty police officer. The department...

Authorities: Man offered money to 'rape and murder' Alaskan

Jun. 15, 2019 10:45 PM EDT

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Indiana man implicated in the murder of an Alaska teenager had allegedly promised millions of dollars to the teens who killed her in exchange for images of the killing, the Anchorage Daily News reported Saturday. Court documents say that investigators believe Darin Schilmiller...

Man killed, trooper injured in shooting at Fairbanks home

Jun. 15, 2019 8:29 PM EDT

FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — A man is dead and an Alaska State trooper was injured early Saturday after a shooting in a Fairbanks home, authorities said. Shawn Ray Wilson, 48, of Fairbanks pulled out a weapon as troopers attempted to take him into custody about 5 a.m., Col. Barry Wilson, director of the State...

Texas sheriff's sergeant dies after found with head injuries

Jun. 15, 2019 5:40 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A Texas sheriff's sergeant who died shortly after being found in his car with head injuries apparently suffered a medical emergency and wasn't shot, as deputies initially suspected, authorities said Saturday. The Tarrant County medical examiner's office determined that Sgt. Keith...

The Latest: Texas sheriff's sergeant suffered medical crisis

Jun. 15, 2019 5:24 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the death of a Texas sheriff's sergeant (all times local): 4 p.m. Authorities say a Texas sheriff's sergeant who died after being found in his car suffered a medical emergency that caused him to fall and apparently strike his head. The Tarrant County medical...

Man shot and killed by Mount Pleasant officer

Jun. 15, 2019 5:18 PM EDT

MOUNT PLEASANT, Wis. (AP) — Mount Pleasant police say one of their officers shot and killed a man after he was uncooperative. The department says in a release that the incident happened about 1:35 a.m. Saturday when an "officer was forced to discharge" a gun. Police say they attempted live-saving...

2 men injured in 2 early morning shootings in Ansonia

Jun. 15, 2019 5:05 PM EDT

ANSONIA, Conn. (AP) — Authorities say two men were injured in two early morning shootings in Ansonia. Police say officers were called early Saturday to report of shots fired on Main Street. While on their way there, a separate shots fired report came in from the area of High Street and Lester Street....

Man sentenced to prison in Colorado for shooting at police

Jun. 15, 2019 3:37 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — A 24-year-old man in the U.S. illegally has been sentenced to 32 years in prison for shooting at a Colorado police officer. Mauricio Venzor-Gonzalez was sentenced Friday in Denver district court on convictions of attempted first-degree murder, first-degree assault of an officer, retaliating...

NH law enforcement investigates death of 72-year-old woman

Jun. 15, 2019 3:12 PM EDT

GOFFSTOWN, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire law enforcement officials are investigating the fatal shooting of a 72-year-old woman in Goffstown. Officials said Saturday that officers discovered the body of Sally A. Miller while conducting a welfare check on her the day before. The New Hampshire medical examiner's...