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  • 5-year-old girl among 21 people shot in Chicago Tuesday, one of the most violent days in the city this year
    A man was killed and a 5-year-old girl was wounded, along with two other men, as they sat on a porch on the South Side Tuesday -- one of the most violent days in Chicago this year. The shooting happened in the Gresham neighborhood, where two other fatal shootings occurred ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-04-08
  • River Grove police: Call of man with rifle turns out to be BB gun
    The following items were taken from River Grove Police Department reports and releases. An arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt. River Grove Alcohol Destiny Marisol Birrel, 23, of the 3700 block of Armitage Avenue, Chicago, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol after ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-04-07
  • Tennessee man charged in death of his accomplice following home invasion in Arlington Heights, police say
    A Tennessee man is facing murder charges in connection with an Arlington Heights home invasion that left the suspect’s accomplice dead of a gunshot wound, authorities said Tuesday. Bradley J. Finnan 38, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, was charged Tuesday with felony homicide and home invasion after ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-04-07
  • Evanston man shot by Skokie police faces felony charges
    An Evanston man has been charged after he threatened an officer with a handgun, before being shot by police, officials said. On March 30, Skokie police responded to a call of a “suspicious person” inside of a vehicle in the parking lot of the 7-Eleven in the 7900 block of ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-04-07
  • 13-year-old boy shot in Englewood, police say
    A 13-year-old boy was shot in the arm while he was in the back yard of a home Monday night, according to Chicago police. The boy was standing in the back yard of a residence in the 6900 block of South Green Street in the Englewood neighborhood on the South ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-04-07
  • Man, 51, dies after exchanging gunfire on West Side, police say
    A 51-year-old man died early Tuesday after exchanging gunfire with another man on the West Side, according to Chicago police. The incident occurred just before 2 a.m. in the 4700 block of West Fulton Street in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, police said. The 51-year-old man was standing on ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-04-07
  • Woman injured when someone in passing car opens fire on Edens Expressway, state police say
    A woman was injured by debris when someone began shooting at her on the Edens Expressway Sunday night, according to the Illinois State Police. Authorities were called to the parking lot of a supermarket near Interstate 94 south of Pratt Avenue, according to a news release. There, a 27-year-old ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-04-06
  • Former Illinois guard Alan Griffin reportedly is transferring to Syracuse
    Former Illinois guard Alan Griffin plans to transfer to Syracuse, according to a report. The 6-foot-5 Griffin averaged 8.9 points and 4.5 rebounds while shooting 48% overall and 42% from 3-point range for the Illini. He picked the Orange after receiving interest from Arizona, Dayton, Iowa State ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-04-04
  • Parolee facing new charges after slaying outside Aldi
    A man on parole for a 2013 shooting is accused of a fatal shooting during a drug sale outside an Aldi grocery on Thursday afternoon on the West Side, police said. Kyle S. Carter, 28, was charged with first-degree murder, possession of more than 15 grams of suspected cocaine, and ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-04-04
  • 1 dead, 9 wounded — including 3 teenage boys — in overnight shootings throughout Chicago
    A 22-year-old man was pronounced dead, and three teenage boys were among nine people shot across Chicago since 7 p.m. Friday, Chicago police said. The fatal attack happened shortly after 7 p.m. in the 1700 block of East 69th Street in the South Shore neighborhood. Police said the victim was ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-04-04
  • Brighten up your early spring garden with tough, colorful violas and pansies
    I am in desperate need of some color in my garden as we all stay home or quarantine. I need to be cheered up! What can I do at this early time of year to perk up my garden? — Beth Gunderson, Highwood Two of the best plants to add early-season ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-04-04
  • Mayor Lori Lightfoot calls former Dallas police chief David Brown the right leader in a time of crisis, announces him as choice for police superintendent
    Mayor Lori Lightfoot has chosen former Dallas police Chief David Brown to be the next Chicago police superintendent, calling him the “humble leader” the city needs to lead it through its violence problem and the unfolding coronavirus emergency. The selection of Brown, chosen from among the three ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-04-02
  • Pregnant Chicago teen was gunned down after bounty was placed on her head for testifying in murder trial, prosecutors say
    Treja Kelley had been hesitant to come forward after witnessing the murder of her 17-year-old cousin. But she found the courage to take the stand last year and helped secure a guilty verdict. Her testimony, though, put a bounty on her head, prosecutors said Thursday. Just a few months after ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-04-02
  • Column: Ed Farmer and I had beef. But in our final interaction, thankfully, we didn’t.
    I’ll be honest: Ed Farmer did not always like me. We got along great when I covered the White Sox from 1998-99 and in 2003. Anyone who would listen to him riff on Notre Dame football or indulge his shot-by-shot accounts of shooting 74 at Butler National was on his ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-04-02
  • Woman, 64, in critical condition after drive-by shooting in North Austin
    A 64-year-old woman was in critical condition late Wednesday after she was shot during a drive-by shooting on Chicago’s West Side, Chicago police said. About 10:50 p.m. investigators were called to the 5500 block of West North Avenue in North Austin for a report of a drive-by shooting. The woman ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-04-02
  • Man charged in fatal shooting that left 1 dead, 1 injured outside DeKalb home
    DeKalb County police have charged a 22-year-old in connection with a drive-by shooting that left one man dead and another injured Monday evening outside a home near Stone Mountain.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-04-07
  • Man charged in overnight triple shooting at home near Gainesville 
    Hall County deputies have arrested a man accused of shooting three people overnight at a home near Gainesville.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-04-07
  • 1 killed, 1 injured in shooting outside DeKalb County home
    One man was killed and another was injured in a shooting early Tuesday morning outside a DeKalb Coun ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-04-07
  • BREAKING: GBI investigating trooper-involved shooting in Gwinnett 
    Authorities are on the scene of a trooper-involved shooting in Gwinnett County on Tuesday morning. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-04-07
  • BREAKING: Man shot, killed near Gwinnett intersection
    Gwinnett County police launched a homicide investigation Monday afternoon after finding a shooting victim. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-04-06
  • Bystander injured in shooting at Atlanta gas station
    A bystander was injured after a gunfire erupted Sunday at a northwest Atlanta gas station, according to police.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-04-06
  • BREAKING: GBI investigating officer-involved shooting in College Park
    The GBI is investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred Saturday morning in College Park, authorities said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-04-04
  • BREAKING: Georgia’s coronavirus death toll surpasses 200; more than 6,000 confirmed cases
    The GBI is investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred Saturday morning in College Park, authorities said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-04-04
  • Man accused of shooting at driver during road-rage incident in Roswell
    A man was arrested last month after being accused of firing shots at a car in Roswell during a road-rage incident, authorities said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-04-03
  • DIGGING DEEPER: Georgia law bars limiting of gun sales during pandemic
    Gov. Brian Kemp’s executive order instructing Georgians to shelter at home to stem the spread of COVID-19 beginning Friday made it clear that the sale of guns and ammunition will not be banned — state law won’t allow it. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-04-03
  • Georgia law prevents governor from limiting gun sales during pandemic
    Gov. Brian Kemp’s executive order instructing Georgians to shelter-at-home to stem the spread of COVID-19 beginning Friday made it clear that the sale of guns and ammunition will not be banned — state law won’t allow it. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-04-03
  • BREAKING: Rapper Playboi Carti arrested on gun, drug charges in Clayton County
    Atlanta rapper Playboi Carti was arrested on drug and gun charges Thursday after deputies stopped his Lamborghini in Clayton County, authorities said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-04-03
  • LaGrange cab driver robbed at gunpoint by her passengers, police say
    LaGrange police are searching for two men who robbed a taxi driver at gunpoint after hailing a ride early Thursday morning. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-04-03
  • Gwinnett man arrested after shooting ex-girlfriend in front of 1-year-old, cops say
    About a week after a Gwinnett County man was accused of shooting his ex-girlfriend in front of their 1-year-old son, he was tracked down to DeKalb County and arrested. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-04-02
  • Conyers man faces murder charge after shooting in Covington
    A Conyers man faces a murder charge after he was accused of shooting and killing a man in Covington over the weekend. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-04-02
  • Woman ‘accidentally’ shot, killed by friend in west Harris County, detectives say
    A woman was killed after her friend “accidentally” shot her with a handgun he was showing off inside a west Harris County home early Wednesday, detectives said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-04-08
  • Man’s body found in street after shooting in west Harris County
    A man was found shot dead in the middle of the street Wednesday morning outside a west Harris County apartment. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-04-08
  • Police capture Houston man accused in deadly shooting at ex’s apartment
    A 25-year-old man gunned down his ex-girlfriend’s new partner Monday outside her north Houston apartment, police allege. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-04-06
  • Man killed after argument with woman inside southwest Harris County home
    A 60-year-old man is dead and a 25-year-old woman is in custody after a shooting early Monday inside a southwest Harris County Home. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-04-06
  • Fort Bend Women’s Center to gain new housing with HomeAid Houston partnership
    The Fort Bend Women’s Center (FBWC) will soon be adding extra housing to its Rio Bend campus, which will ultimately add four beds for domestic abuse and sexual assault survivors. HomeAid Houston is leading the search for a builder captain to construct the 3,225-square-foot, one-bedroom fourplex. For four decades, FBWC, ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-04-05
  • Houston father threatens son with gun for taking too long in shower, police say
    Houston police are working to detain a man accused of threatening his adult son with a weapon Monday morning inside their southwest Houston apartment. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-03-30
  • Shooting leaves man dead at west Houston strip mall
    Police are investigating a deadly shooting Friday morning inside a west Houston strip mall parking lot. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-03-27
  • Sheriff reports domestic violence killing in Channelview
    A man was fatally shot by his wife Thursday night in Channelview, according to Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez. “This was a domestic-violence type situation,” said Gonzalez at a press conference. “But we don’t know all the details yet.” Harris County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to the 1500 block ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-03-26
  • Update: Medical Examiner’s Office identifies man killed in shooting at North Side hotel
    A man was taken to the hospital in critical condition after a shooting at a North Side hotel on Tuesday, according to the San Antonio Police Department. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-03-25
  • Man dead, another injured after ambush shooting in southeast Houston
    A man was killed and another wounded after being ambushed with gunfire outside a southeast Houston convenience store Sunday night. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-03-23
  • ‘Take It Back’ meets ‘Come and Take It’ with this custom Houston Astros pistol
    You can’t own this custom Houston Astros pistol, but it’s sure something to see. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-03-18
  • Robbery at Houston taco truck caught on camera, search on for gunmen
    Houston police are searching for two men seen on camera robbing patrons of a Gulfton taco truck earlier this month. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-03-16
  • Man shot to death at Atascocita High School football field
    Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said a group of older teens were playing on the field at 13300 Will Clayton Parkway when “an argument broke out" and one of the people pulled out a gun. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-03-15
  • Updated New Orleans-inspired in River Oaks home spotlights features
    Situated near Del Monte Park, this New Orleans-inspired River Oaks home was custom built by Abercrombie in 2006. The 8,306-square-foot home is on a 12,006-square-foot lot. Inside, a foyer leads to the formal living and dining rooms, and a kitchen with a large island opens to family room. The master ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-03-15
  • Suspect hospitalized after officer-involved shooting in League City, sheriff says
    The shooter is contained at Texas Ave. and Hewitt St. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-03-13