Deadly Shooting

Jeff Knox/Daily Herald via Associated Press
February 18, 2019 - 9:22 am
by Don Babwin & Julie Watson AURORA, Ill. (AP) — An initial background check failed to detect a felony conviction that should have barred the man who killed five co-workers and wounded six other people at a suburban Chicago manufacturing plant from buying the gun. Months later, a second...
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Virginia State Police
February 05, 2019 - 8:14 am
Cumberland, VA (Newsradio 1140wrva.com) - UPDATE: State Police have identified the suspect shot and killed in the incident as Corey Johnson, 44, of Cumberland County. A State Trooper is dead as well as a suspect following a drug raid near Farmville. State Police say a SWAT team was assisting in the...
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Associated Press
November 08, 2018 - 7:47 am
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — A hooded gunman dressed entirely in black opened fire on a crowd at a country dance bar holding a weekly "college night" in Southern California, killing 12 people and sending hundreds fleeing including some who used barstools to break windows and escape, authorities...
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Associated Press
August 28, 2018 - 8:20 am
BALTIMORE (AP) — The suspect in a deadly shooting at a Florida video game tournament had previously been hospitalized for mental illness, according to court records in his home state of Maryland reviewed by The Associated Press. Divorce filings from the parents of 24-year-old David Katz of...
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Associated Press
August 27, 2018 - 8:19 am
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A champion gamer's decision to open fire Sunday afternoon during a video competition — killing two people and wounding nine others before killing himself — has prompted calls from gamers for more security at esports tournaments. "It's very clear that we need to be more...
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Associated Press
July 23, 2018 - 8:46 am
TORONTO (AP) — A man walked along a Toronto street firing a handgun into restaurants and cafes, shooting 14 people and killing two before dying after an exchange of gunfire with police. Police Chief Mark Saunders did not rule out terrorism as a motive, though officials did not immediately identify...
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