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Suspect now arrested in a North Las Vegas swap meet shooting

May. 24, 2020 11:55 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A suspect has been arrested in connection with a shooting at a North Las Vegas swap meet that left two people wounded, police said. Officers responded to the Broadacres Marketplace around 7:30 p.m. Friday. Police detectives said it appears two men got into a dispute, and a 22-year-old man...

Roswell man being held without bond in fatal shooting case

May. 24, 2020 11:54 PM EDT

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — A suspect has been arrested in a shooting that left one man dead and another wounded in Roswell, police said. They said 22-year-old Tyler Aaron Kelley was taken into custody Saturday afternoon and is being held without bond at the Chaves County Detention Center. Police said Kelley is...

FILE - In this June 5, 2019, file photo, Morgan Wallen arrives at the CMT Music Awards on at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn. Country music singer Wallen has apologized following his weekend arrest on public intoxication and disorderly conduct charges. News outlets report the 27-year-old Wallen was arrested Saturday, May 23, 2020, after he was kicked out of Kid Rock’s bar in downtown Nashville. (AP Photo/Sanford Myers, File)

Morgan Wallen arrested after ejection from Nashville bar

May. 24, 2020 7:07 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music singer Morgan Wallen apologized Sunday following his weekend arrest on public intoxication and disorderly conduct charges. Wallen, 27, was arrested Saturday night after he was kicked out of Kid Rock's bar in downtown Nashville, news outlets reported. Wallen said on...

California woman arrested for posting racist notes at homes

May. 24, 2020 6:36 PM EDT

SAN LEANDRO, Calif. (AP) — A woman in the San Francisco Bay Area has been arrested on suspicion of posting handwritten messages at several homes, targeting Asian Americans and suggesting that those not native to the United States should leave the country immediately. Police in San Leandro, a suburb of...

People visit Pensacola Beach in Pensacola, Fla., Saturday, May 23, 2020, during the coronavirus pandemic. (David Grunfeld/The Advocate via AP)

Police respond to large crowds, shooting in Florida beach

May. 24, 2020 6:32 PM EDT

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Hundreds of people gathered at a popular Florida beach boardwalk and were seen partying and dancing despite social distancing restrictions imposed by the state to combat the coronavirus pandemic, authorities said Sunday. Police responded, attempting to disperse the crowds along a...

In this Sunday, May, 24, 2020, booking photo released by the Layton Police Department shows suspect, Ethan Hunsaker, 24. He was arrested on suspicion of first degree murder and is being held in the Davis County Jail in Farmington, Utah. Layton Police Department say Hunsaker was arrested Sunday on suspicion of murder after he allegedly reported the death of a 25-year-old woman he'd met on on a popular dating app.  (Layton Police Department via AP)

Police arrest Utah man suspected of killing his Tinder date

May. 24, 2020 5:06 PM EDT

LAYTON, Utah (AP) — A Utah man was arrested Sunday on suspicion of murder after police say he told authorities he killed a 25-year-old woman he had met on the popular dating app Tinder. Ethan Hunsaker, 24, called 911 early Sunday to report he’d killed someone inside a home in Layton, the Layton...

Des Moines Police arrest 16-year-old after fatal shooting

May. 24, 2020 11:14 AM EDT

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A 16-year-old boy is facing several charges after another teen was shot in the neck and died. Des Moines Police said 17-year-old Ishmael Muhammad was wounded Saturday afternoon while he was with a group of several other teens at a home in a neighborhood north of downtown. Police...

A protester is detained by riot police during a demonstration against Beijing's national security legislation in Causeway Bay in Hong Kong, Sunday, May 24, 2020. Hong Kong police fired volleys of tear gas in a popular shopping district as hundreds took to the streets Sunday to march against China's proposed tough national security legislation for the city. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)

Hong Kong police fire tear gas, water cannon at protesters

May. 24, 2020 10:45 AM EDT

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police fired tear gas and a water cannon at protesters in a popular shopping district Sunday, as thousands took to the streets to march against China's move to impose national security legislation on the city. Pro-democracy supporters have sharply criticized a proposal, set to be...

Police arrest man who shot at paramedics on medical call

May. 24, 2020 10:19 AM EDT

MONTEZUMA, Ga. (AP) — A middle Georgia man could face criminal charges for shooting at paramedics. Jimmy Spradley Jr. was arrested Friday afternoon, Montezuma Police Chief Eric Finch tells WMAZ-TV. Macon County paramedics and first responders were approaching a home when someone shot a gun at them, Finch...

FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2018, file photo, Papua New Guinea's Prime Minister Peter O'Neill is chased by reporters after reading his statement at the end of the APEC 2018 summit at Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. O'Neill was arrested Saturday, May 23, 2020 and taken in for questioning over misappropriation and corruption involving the purchase of two generators from Israel. O’Neill was arrested by police at Jackson’s International Airport in Port Moresby after flying back from Brisbane,  Australia, where he had been stranded because of COVID-19 lockdowns. He was later released on bail and will spend two weeks in isolation at his home due to the same virus restrictions. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

Former PNG prime minister arrested over corruption charges

May. 23, 2020 8:39 PM EDT

PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea (AP) — The former prime minister of Papua New Guinea has been arrested and taken in for questioning over alleged misappropriation and corruption involving the purchase of two generators from Israel. Peter O’Neill was arrested by police at Jackson’s International...