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This image provided by the Philadelphia Police Department shows Josephus Davis, charged with killing a man  in an apparent attempted robbery while walking his dog a block from his home in north Philadelphia last week. (Philadelphia Police Department via AP)

1 charged with murder in death of man shot walking dog

Jan. 17, 2021 10:17 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A man has been charged with killing a man shot to death in an apparent attempted robbery while walking his dog a block from his home in north Philadelphia last week, authorities said. Davis Josephus, 20, was charged with murder and related offenses in the death Wednesday night of...

Arrest made in connection with Kansas City homicide

Jan. 17, 2021 6:23 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A 21-year-old Kansas City woman has been charged in connection with a fatal shooting that took place last week. The Jackson County prosecutor's office said Sunday that Tityana Coppage has been charged with second-degree murder and armed criminal action in Wednesday's shooting death...

1 man killed, another wounded in rural Missouri shooting

Jan. 17, 2021 5:01 PM EST

PHELPS COUNTY, Mo. (AP) — One man was killed and another man wounded in a shooting in south-central Missouri over the weekend. The Phelps County Sheriff's Department said the shooting was reported around 11:30 p.m. Saturday at a home outside Doolittle, Missouri. Doolittle is a town of about 600 people...

Law enforcement investigate fatal shooting in Concord, NH

Jan. 17, 2021 4:38 PM EST

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Law enforcement officials continued Sunday to investigate the death of a man who was fatally shot in Concord. Police received a report of a disturbance outside an apartment, followed by a report of gunfire, late Saturday morning. The victim, who died at the scene, was identified Sunday...

Phoenix police: 1 man dead, 11 injured in separate shootings

Jan. 17, 2021 3:21 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — One person is dead and 11 others injured after separate early-morning shootings Sunday at a Phoenix strip mall and outside an after-hours dance hall, police said. It's still unclear if the shootings were related. They occurred two hours apart and at locations nearly 14 miles apart. Officers...

4th victim dies after gunman's attacks in Chicago, suburbs

Jan. 17, 2021 1:28 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — A 61-year-old woman became the fourth person to die from a series of shootings this month by a Chicago gunman who was later killed in a suburban police shootout, authorities said Sunday. Marta Torres, an Evanston woman who had been in critical condition for a week after being shot at an...

Portland police investigate double slaying

Jan. 17, 2021 12:40 PM EST

PORTLAND (AP) — Portland Police were investigating an early morning double homicide on Sunday in the city’s Centennial neighborhood. The victims' bodies were found when officers responded to the area at about 3:30 a.m. after a caller reported a shooting. Homicide Division detectives were...

18-year term imposed in gang-related slaying of teen, 16

Jan. 17, 2021 11:49 AM EST

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — One of three defendants arrested as juveniles in the shooting death of another teenager at a New Jersey restaurant the day after Christmas in 2018 has been sentenced to 18 years in prison. Now-18-year-old Jaquay Gleaton of Jersey City was sentenced Thursday in Hudson County in the...

Armed person in Cudahy apartment shot, wounded by police

Jan. 17, 2021 10:57 AM EST

CUDAHY, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say a Cudahy police officer shot and wounded an armed person Saturday night after police responded to two separate 911 calls about a disturbance at an apartment complex. Cudahy police say the incident happened shortly after 9 p.m., after police received emergency calls first...

Police: Gunshot victim crashes into New Haven building, dies

Jan. 17, 2021 9:29 AM EST

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A shooting victim crashed a car into a building in New Haven after he had been mortally wounded, police said. Officers responding to gunshots at around 8:30 p.m. Saturday found a car crashed into a commercial building on Grand Avenue, the New Haven Police Department said in a...