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  • 23 people shot, 4 fatally, in weekend gun violence
    Five people were shot between Sunday afternoon and Monday morning, two of them fatally, according to Chicago police. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2021-10-18
  • Zion woman critically injured when struck by stray bullet inside home
    The 23-year-old woman was inside her home in the 2800 block of Enoch Avenue when she was hit by gunfire outside, Zion police said Monday. Authorities said it does not appear that the woman was the intended target of the shooting. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2021-10-18
  • Two days before 18th birthday, teen accused of firing volley of deadly gunshots in front of his own mother, prosecutor says
    A West Side feud among childhood acquaintances that included a robbery and retaliatory beating led to a shooting in the South Austin neighborhood last month that left a 20-year-old man dead. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2021-10-17
  • 11 shot Saturday into Sunday, including 11-year-old injured when another child, 8, accidentally shot him
    The 11-year-old was in the living room of a Bronzeville residence when an 8-year-old accidentally discharged a handgun, police said in a statement. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2021-10-17
  • Man fatally wounded leaving gas station on Far South Side among at least 7 shot since Friday evening, cops say
    A 29-year-old man was fatally shot walking out of a gas station in the Roseland neighborhood Saturday morning. He was among six people wounded in shootings since Friday evening, Chicago police said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2021-10-17
  • Clark Magnet High School officials mourn ‘devastating’ loss of standout basketball player Kierra Moore, 16, gunned down on West Side
    A 16-year-old girl was fatally shot Thursday night in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side, according to Chicago police. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2021-10-16
  • 5 shot, 1 fatally, in Wicker Park drive-by early Sunday, Chicago police say
    A 32-year-old man was fatally shot in Wicker Park early Sunday, during a drive-by shooting that left four others injured, police said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2021-10-10
  • 2-year-old girl, 70-year-old man among at least six shot Friday evening, officials say
    A 2-year-old girl and a 25-year-old man were wounded in a shooting on the city’s South Side early Friday evening. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2021-10-08
  • Public fight between mayor, state’s attorney highlights frustration over violence and overshadows probe of West Side shootout
    A brazen shootout on an Austin street Oct. 1 stunned the city and political leaders, who turned on each other amid ongoing violence in Chicago. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2021-10-08
  • Teenage boy, 16, shot early Saturday morning in Lakeview neighborhood, among at least 9 injured in overnight city shootings, police say
    A 16-year-old boy who walked into Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center with a gunshot wound to the back early Saturday morning was among nine people injured in overnight city shootings, Chicago police said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2021-10-02
  • ‘Death investigation’ underway after veteran trooper fatally shot on Dan Ryan, officials say
    A “hardworking” and “loving” Illinois State Police trooper died after a shooting Friday afternoon on the inbound Dan Ryan Expressway on the city’s South Side,state police said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2021-10-01
  • Legislation mandating more security at gun shops proposed after Tribune report on stolen pistol linked to more than two dozen Chicago shootings
    Two Illinois Democrats on Capitol Hill introduced legislation Thursday that would require firearm dealers to implement more stringent security measures at their stores when they’re closed. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2021-09-30
  • 3 shootings overnight on 3 area expressways, state police say
    Shootings occurred Wednesday night through Thursday morning on the Eisenhower Expressway, the Kennedy Expressway and the Ford Bishop Freeway. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2021-09-30
  • Four guns stolen in Wisconsin have been linked to dozens of shootings here. Authorities say it’s an example of how illegal guns end up on the streets of Chicago.
    In 20 seconds, 4 pistols were stolen from a Wisconsin gun shop. They were used in dozens of shootings in Chicago. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2021-09-23
  • Daywatch: FDA authorizes COVID booster shots for some | Guns stolen in neighboring states linked to Chicago shootings | Chicago’s latest Balkan food craze
    Good morning, Chicago. Here are some of the top stories you need to know to start your day. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2021-09-23
  • BREAKING: Suspect in Secoriea Turner’s death to turn himself in, attorney says
    A teen accused of felony murder in the shooting death of 8-year-old Secoriea Turner will turn himself in to Atlanta police Wednesday afternoon, according to his attorney.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-15
  • 22-year-old accused of killing man in Smyrna before shooting himself in face
    A Marietta man faces a murder charge after authorities said he fatally shot a man in Smyrna and attempted to kill himself. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-14
  • UPDATE: 9-year-old released from hospital after drive-by shooting in East Atlanta
    Days after being shot four times during a drive-by in East Atlanta Village, a 9-year-old boy has been released from the hospital and is recovering at home. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-14
  • BREAKING: Prank caller sought after Gwinnett SWAT responds to phony shooting report
    Suwanee police believe a call reporting a shooting Tuesday morning at a Gwinnett County home was a hoax. Now, investigators want to find the person responsible for the call, which prompted the SWAT team to arrive.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-14
  • BREAKING: Arrest made after woman found shot to death in Newton County
    The Newton County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man suspected of shooting and killing a Conyers woman last week. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-14
  • BREAKING: 1 critically injured, 2 teens arrested after officer-involved shooting in Cobb
    One person is in critical condition and two teens are in custody after a police chase and shooting Monday in south Cobb County, the GBI said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-14
  • BREAKING: 2 killed, 2 injured in 3 overnight shootings in Atlanta
    Atlanta police are investigating three overnight shootings, including two fatal incidents, that happened within the span of one hour.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-14
  • Person of interest in Secoriea Turner’s death says he was not involved
    A man identified as the second person of interest in the shooting death of 8-year-old Secoriea Turner denies being involved in the incident, according to Channel 2 Action News.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-14
  • Cops: Man arrested in Mississippi after murdering girlfriend at Spalding church
    Soon after shooting and killing his girlfriend at a Spalding County church, a man is in custody in Mississippi, awaiting extradition to face a murder charge, authorities said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-13
  • Police: Man suspected of west Atlanta house party shooting escaped on Beltline
    Police are searching for a man who opened fire at a west Atlanta house party early Monday and escaped on the Atlanta Beltline. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-13
  • NEW: 2nd person of interest sought in 8-year-old Atlanta girl’s shooting death
    Secoriea Turner ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-13
  • Reports: Atlanta rapper Lil Marlo killed in shooting on I-285
    Atlanta rapper Lil Marlo was killed in Atlanta overnight, according to reports.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-12
  • BREAKING: GBI investigating shooting involving Chamblee officer
    The GBI is investigating a shooting involving a Chamblee police officer, the agency confirmed Sunday morning.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-12
  • ‘Take Back the Wendy’s’ march, rally planned at shooting site Saturday
    Days after police cleared people who had camped out at the Wendy’s where Rayshard Brooks was killed, protesters plan to make their presence known again. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-10
  • Police: North Georgia man arrested after grabbing cop’s gun, firing shot during fight
    A Floyd County man faces a litany of charges after a domestic incident escalated into a fight with several cops, leading to a gunshot being fired, authorities said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-07-10
  • Student arrested in Texas school shooting released from jail
    An 18-year-old student accused in a shooting at a Texas high school was released from jail Thursday after posting bond.   ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2021-10-07
  • 2 arrested in fatal shooting of New Orleans officer in Texas
    Two men have been arrested in the fatal shooting of an off-duty New Orleans police officer during a holdup while he was dining at a Houston restaurant, police said Friday. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2021-08-27
  • 2 Colorado officers arrested after 1 hits suspect with gun
    AURORA, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado police officer has been arrested after video showed him using his pistol to beat a man he was trying to take into custody, choking him and threatening to kill him, while another officer was accused of failing to stop her colleague as required ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2021-07-28
  • New suspect in Austin’s deadly mass shooting arrested in Central Texas
    Charges have been dropped against two teenagers as authorities zero in on third suspect in Austin's deadly mass shooting earlier this month. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2021-06-24
  • A year after Vanessa Guillén’s murder, family and advocates say military has not changed enough
    The Texas woman’s death exposed a pattern of violence and abuse against soldiers at Fort Hood, the U.S. military’s largest active-duty base. It also sparked national outrage over federal officials’ handling of sexual harassment and noncombat deaths.   ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2021-04-23
  • Miami Mayor: Tom Brady of police chiefs gets top Miami job
    Art Acevedo, the Houston police chief who forged a national profile by calling for gun control, marching with protesters after George Floyd's death and criticizing President Donald Trump is taking the top job in the Miami Police Department, news outlets reported. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2021-03-15
  • Rapper and activist Obe Noir involved in fatal shooting in downtown Houston
    Xavier Roberson was a former overseas basketball star and rapper. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2021-03-09
  • Houston scrambles to give vaccines after outage
    The Latest on winter weather across the U.S. (all times local): HOUSTON — Officials in Houston say massive power outages across Texas because of a winter storm knocked out electricity to a facility storing over 8,000 doses of Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine. The outages forced Houston health officials Monday to ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2021-02-15
  • Lago Mar site for GHBA Benefit home
    Land Tejas Communities, a long-time supporter of the Greater Houston Builders Association, has donated a prime lot in Lago Mar for a Benefit home to be built by Chesmar homes. Chesmar has begun construction on its Hillcrest plan, that when sold will benefit two local charities. Lago Mar is ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2021-02-14
  • Houston-area schools announce closures ahead of icy weather
    School districts in the greater Houston region have begun to announce campus closures on Monday ahead of icy weather that is forecast to begin creeping into the area this weekend. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2021-02-12
  • 5 wounded in Minnesota clinic attack; local man arrested
    BUFFALO, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say five people were shot and wounded in an attack at a Minnesota health clinic on Tuesday and that they arrested a 67-year-old local man. The five people were taken to hospitals after the attack at the Allina clinic in Buffalo, a community of ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2021-02-09
  • Half of Texas’ nurses experience workplace violence. A Texas lawmaker says it’s time to protect them
    Now praised as heroes, nurses and other medical workers are routinely scratched, bitten or verbally abused by patients. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2021-02-09
  • GOP eyes path to power by making peace with the far right
    NEW YORK (AP) — Over the course of 24 hours this week, House Republicans voted to defend a freshman conspiracy theorist with a history of violent rhetoric and a mainstream party leader who backed Donald Trump's impeachment. The seemingly conflicting moves signal that Republican leaders, particularly in the House, ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2021-02-05
  • Gun sales hit high in January, continuing 2020 surge
    Gun sales hit a historic high in January as violent riots hit the U.S. Capitol and a new president took over, continuing a record-setting surge that began as the coronavirus pandemic took hold in early 2020. Gun dealers sold more than 2 million firearms in January, a 75% increase ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2021-02-04
  • Police tighten Congress security in era of rising threats
    WASHINGTON (AP) — The House’s chief law enforcement officer is tightening security for traveling lawmakers as Congress reassesses safety in an era when threats against members were surging even before Donald Trump’s supporters attacked the Capitol. Capitol Police officers will be stationed at Washington-area airports and the city’s Union ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2021-01-29