Latest Shootings News

Indiana Pacers forward T.J. Warren (1) celebrates with guards Malcolm Brogdon (7) and Victor Oladipo (4) after a play against the Los Angeles Lakers during an NBA basketball game Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. (Kim Klement/Pool Photo via AP)

No shortage of points scored inside the NBA's bubble

Aug. 9, 2020 11:11 PM EDT

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — The last time there was a slate of five or more NBA games on the same day, with every team scoring at least 110 points, was more than 32 years ago. That is, until the opening of the league's so-called bubble amid the coronavirus pandemic — where it already has happened...

Wauwatosa police officer says he was assaulted by protesters

Aug. 9, 2020 11:06 PM EDT

WAUWATOSA, Wis. (AP) — Police in Wauwatosa are investigating claims made by a suburban Milwaukee police officer who has shot and killed three people in the line of duty during the last five years that violent protests took place outside his home. Police said in a release that 50 to 60 protesters...

Police say 9 people wounded in Denver park drive-by shooting

Aug. 9, 2020 10:47 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Nine people were shot during a family gathering in a Denver park, but all of the victims were expected to survive, police said. The shooting appeared to be a drive-by attack around 4:30 p.m. Sunday in the Byers and Pecos Park, The Denver Post reports. Denver police spokesman Tyrone Campbell...

Woman, 40, shot to death after street confrontation

Aug. 9, 2020 6:28 PM EDT

CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) — A woman was shot to death after a confrontation with a passenger in a car on a Cleveland street, police said. Cleveland police said the 40-year-old woman exchanged words with a passenger of a speeding vehicle that reportedly almost struck a child at about 10:45 p.m. Saturday. The...

In this image from video provided by NBC4 Washington, law enforcement work the scene of a shooting, Sunday, Aug. 9, 2020, in Southeast Washington.  (NBC4 Washington via AP)

DC shooting leaves 1 dead, some 20 injured

Aug. 9, 2020 4:53 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A dispute that erupted into gun fire during a large outdoor party in Washington, D.C., early Sunday left one person dead and some 20 others injured, including an off-duty officer “struggling for her life,” according to police. Christopher Brown, 17, died in the shooting...

2 Bossier City police on leave during probe into man's death

Aug. 9, 2020 4:37 PM EDT

BOSSIER CITY, La. (AP) — A man was shot to death during a confrontation with police officers in a Louisiana city, and state police are investigating. Louisiana State Police said in a statement Sunday that Bossier City police officers had an “altercation” with a man Saturday night, and the man...

2 dead, 1 wounded in East Tennessee shooting

Aug. 9, 2020 4:05 PM EDT

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Two people died and a third was wounded in a shooting in East Tennessee, police said. News outlets cited a statement from the Knoxville Police Department in reporting the wounded person arrived at the University of Tennessee Medical Center Sunday morning and gave police details...

One dead after Saturday night shooting in Racine

Aug. 9, 2020 3:44 PM EDT

One man died in a Saturday night shooting in Wisconsin, the Racine Police Department reported. Police officers responding to a call for a shooting in northern Racine found a man dead with a gunshot wound. Officers have arrested a man suspected in the shooting. Officers have not released the names of the victim...

Teens arrested on gun charges after police shoot at car

Aug. 9, 2020 3:16 PM EDT

WAYCROSS, Ga. (AP) — Two teenage boys were arrested on gun charges and other counts after a Georgia police officer attempting a traffic stop fired multiple gunshots at their car, according to police. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has launched an investigation of the incident Saturday morning in...

St. Croix Falls police fatally shoot man who wielded knife

Aug. 9, 2020 2:29 PM EDT

Police in western Wisconsin fatally shot a man who rushed at officers with a knife on Saturday night, according to the St. Croix Falls Police Department. Officers were responding to a 911 call for a woman in distress at a motel near the Wisconsin-Minnesota border, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reported. As...