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  • Cops: Toddler in serious condition after being shot in head as police search for crime scene
    A 1-year-old boy was shot and wounded Monday night, but Chicago police are still trying to determine where and how he was injured. Just before 7:40 p.m., a man walked into Weiss Memorial Hospital in Uptown with the toddler who suffered a gunshot wound to the head, Chicago police said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-01-27
  • ‘I hate you … hope you two die!’ That’s what woman wrote on wall of her home before shooting up Lisle cigar lounge, killing ex-cop and herself, police say
    The woman who shot and killed a retired Illinois State Police trooper Friday at a Lisle cigar bar and fatally shot herself had written “I hate you … hope you two die” along with the officer’s name on the wall of her Chicago condo, Lisle police said Monday. The new ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-01-27
  • Zach LaVine scores 44 points and just misses his first career triple-double in the Bulls’ 118-106 victory over the Cavaliers
    There were about two minutes remaining before the second half began Saturday when Zach LaVine walked toward the sideline and sat atop the scorer’s table. He had finished warming up at halftime, putting up shots mostly at the free throw line, so while players from both teams kept shooting, he ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-01-25
  • 1 dead, at least 5 wounded in overnight violence on Southwest, South sides
    A man is dead, and at least five others were injured in shootings overnight on the Southwest and South sides, Chicago police said. The fatal attack happened shortly after 5:10 a.m. in the 3400 block of 24th Street in the Little Village neighborhood. Police were alerted by ShotSpotter to the ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-01-25
  • 51-year-old woman shoots 3 men, killing one, at Lisle cigar lounge, authorities say
    A 51-year-old woman and a man are dead after the woman shot him and two other men before turning the gun on herself Friday night inside a cigar lounge in west suburban Lisle. Lisle police officers responded about 10:10 p.m. at The Humidor cigar lounge at 1600 Ogden Avenue and ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-01-25
  • For years Chicago police rated the risk of tens of thousands being caught up in violence. That controversial effort has quietly been ended.
    Chicago police have quietly ended a controversial data-gathering effort that rated tens of thousands of residents on who was most likely to be caught up in violence — either as a victim or criminal. A report last week by the city’s government watchdog disclosed the demise of the eight-year program ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-01-24
  • Armed robbers wanted for string of attacks strike again on North Side, shooting a man and robbing 2 others within minutes
    Armed robbers shot and seriously wounded a man in Rogers Park Thursday night, then held up two other people within 10 minutes, according to Chicago police. The robbers are suspected in other attacks across the city and remained at large Friday morning. Around 8:25 p.m. Thursday, two robbers walked ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-01-24
  • Man, 27, shot, killed at Walgreens drive-through in Chatham
    A 27-year-old man was shot and killed Thursday night next to a Walgreens in the Chatham neighborhood on the South Side. About 9:50 p.m., he was sitting in a vehicle at the pharmacy drive-through of the store in the first block of East 75th Street when someone in a black ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-01-24
  • 2 suspected of shooting man during Logan Square gang wake before firing shots at pursuing police officers have been charged, police say
    Two suspects accused of shooting a man during a Logan Square gang wake and then firing at pursuing police officers during a chase that ended when they crashed their getaway car into a bank Tuesday night have been charged, Chicago police said. The driver of the getaway car, Marcial Arriaga, ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-01-23
  • Authorities: 3 people shot, 1 fatally, when they tried to rob West Side heroin spot
    A man was killed and two others were wounded, including a 15-year-old, when they tried to rob an illegal drug spot Wednesday afternoon in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, authorities said. The shooting happened around 3:30 p.m. near Kilpatrick Avenue and Jackson Boulevard. Three people approached ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-01-22
  • Review: In ‘Sheepdog’ by Shattered Globe, a police-involved shooting sends out shards of horror
    Can you be black and blue? Can you train yourself to be blue before you’re black, or are you always black before you’re blue? Those are the dilemmas articulated by a young Cleveland police officer, the subjective storyteller of “Sheepdog,” the riveting new play from an Iowa-trained writer named ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-01-22
  • Shooting of man, 43, in Logan Square leads to shots fired at police then crash, police say
    A 43-year-old man is in critical condition after being shot multiple times in the Logan Square neighborhood, according to Chicago police. Those who shot the man are also accused of shooting at police and then crashing their vehicle after a pursuit. The original shooting occurred at 8:35 p.m. in ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-01-21
  • Mom of young brothers wounded in West Side barbershop shooting: ‘I’m just trying to stay strong for my children’
    Cierra Mobley is happy to have both of her young sons back home after they were among five wounded last week when gunmen opened fire at a West Side barbershop full of customers. But with both boys hurt physically, as well as maybe emotionally, the gunmen still on the loose ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-01-21
  • Piles of bones, a deadly fire, an animal cruelty arrest: Unraveling what went wrong at a former Illinois animal sanctuary
    A tangle of rusting animal cages and the piled wreckage of a burned-down barn sit behind an old house, left to gray as paint peels and wood siding rots in tiny Thawville, Illinois. This was once a sanctuary for abandoned animals, many placed there by Chicago-area rescue groups. Small sheds ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-01-21
  • Police: Two men charged in armed robbery, attempted murder related to Glenview shooting
    Two men were charged last week with attempted murder and armed robbery in connection with a shooting in Glenview in early December, according to Glenview police. On Dec. 7, a 23-year-old man was shot in the abdomen outside of a Glenview residence in the 1900 block of Palmgren Drive. He ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2020-01-20
  • Gang ‘crisis’ in Georgia? It’s real, safety officials tell lawmakers
    The GBI hopes Georgia lawmakers will grant the agency the power to investigate gang violence cases without an invitation from local law enforcement. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-01-27
  • BREAKING: Fayetteville police investigating shooting near Chuck E. Cheese
    Fayetteville police are investigating a shooting near a Chuck E. Cheese on Monday afternoon, authorities confirmed. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-01-27
  • NEW: Adult, 3 juveniles charged in connection with burglary, shooting in Grant Park
    Police have charged four people, including three juveniles, in connection with several vehicle break-ins and the shooting of a woman in Grant Park. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-01-27
  • BREAKING: Delta employee killed in shooting at parking lot near Atlanta airport
    A Delta Air Lines employee was killed in a shooting Sunday night at the company’s employee parking lot near Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, an official confirmed to AJC.com. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-01-27
  • 4 minors robbed at gunpoint while walking to middle school 
    A man robbed four juveniles at gunpoint while they were walking back to a middle school in Atlanta’s Virginia-Highland neighborhood, police said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-01-26
  • Gunfire erupts inside DeKalb sports bar; suspect arrested
    Shots rang out inside a DeKalb County sports bar Saturday morning, sending frightened patrons running into the parking lot, police said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-01-25
  • Gwinnett double homicide suspect captured in Atlanta
    After months on the run, a Gwinnett County fugitive accused of gunning down two men at a home in unincorporated Norcross has been captured. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-01-24
  • 2 arrested in Woodstock, accused of trying to rob, carjack woman while she pumped gas
    Woodstock police arrested two men who allegedly robbed a woman at gunpoint at a gas station Friday morning. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-01-24
  • NEW: Georgia woman, whose house exploded, tied to S.C. fatal shooting investigation
    An Elbert County woman, whose home exploded Thursday morning, is connected to the investigation into a South Carolina paramedic’s fatal shooting, authorities told AJC.com.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-01-24
  • Second suspect arrested in shooting death of mother, Navy veteran
    A second suspect was arrested Thursday in the death of a veteran shot during a carjacking in southwest Atlanta.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-01-24
  • UPDATE: Shooting investigation blocks road in Conyers
    Conyers police have blocked a road in an industrial area while they investigate a shooting, Channel 2 Action News reported. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-01-24
  • GBI called to Savannah for 11th officer-involved shooting this year
    The GBI on Thursday night was called to the scene of another officer-involved shooting, the fourth police shooting in the state this week. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-01-24
  • 2 dozen charged in drug, gun trafficking bust in Athens
    Nearly two dozen people are behind bars following a monthslong drug and gun trafficking investigation in Athens, authorities announced Thursday. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-01-23
  • Extremists plotted violence and trained at Georgia camp, feds allege
    Three suspected white extremists arrested last week ahead of a pro-gun rally in Virginia made two trips last year to Georgia to train at what federal prosecutors describe as a “regional training camp” for The Base, a violent, neo-Nazi terrorist group that seeks to provoke civil war. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-01-23
  • 3 men sought after SW Atlanta homeowner was robbed at gunpoint, pistol-whipped
    Police are searching for three men who invaded a southwest Atlanta home and pistol-whipped a man and his wife before stealing thousands of dollars, authorities said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2020-01-22
  • Thieves make off with $1,900 after shooting elderly man during robbery, Houston police say
    A south Houston man is expected to survive after he was shot during a robbery early Tuesday morning. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-01-28
  • Man waiting in line at taco struck shot, robbed in SE Houston
    The shooting happened around 2:30 a.m. on Telephone Road, police said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-01-25
  • Deputy constable, suspect exchange gunfire in Spring; nobody injured
    The deputy was responding to a domestic disturbance call at the time, Precinct 4 Constable Mark Herman said on Twitter. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-01-25
  • Sheriff: Galena Park woman stabbed in domestic violence incident
    Sheriff: Galena Park woman stabbed to death by her husband Friday morning ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-01-24
  • Texas airports dominate top 10 list where TSA found guns in baggage
    Since 2008, more than 28,000 guns have been discovered in baggage, with the total number found increasing each year, according to TSA data. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-01-23
  • Man jumps out of moving car, shoots at Houston police officers during traffic stop, chief says
    A pair of Houston police officers pulling over a car came under fire after the gun-toting driver tucked-and-rolled out of the car and starting shooting at the cops, Chief Art Acevedo said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-01-23
  • Houston woman sentenced to 50 years in purse-snatching murder
    Harris County jurors on Wednesday sentenced a Houston woman to 50 years in prison for a 2016 purse snatching that turned fatal. The jury panel had convicted Kenia Lashan Wilkins, 24, of felony murder and handed down the sentence in the death of 30-year-old Meng Bo, according to the Harris ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-01-23
  • HPD: Armed carjacker brings child to attack on pizza delivery car
    The worker was carjacked shortly before 11 p.m., police told media. The attacker held a shotgun at the driver during the heist, although it is unclear what the gunman had planned after getting in the delivery driver’s car. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-01-22
  • Two men dead, two hurt after shooting in South Houston
    The shooting occurred in the 700 block of Virginia. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-01-20
  • Fort Bend County man sentenced to 10 years in domestic violence case
    Gene Edward Petterway took a plea deal with Fort Bend County prosecutors last week, accepting a sentence of 10 years in prison for each charge of assault family violence in lieu of his jury trial, prosecutors said. The sentences will run concurrently ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-01-20
  • Two dead, five hurt after brawl at live music club on north end of San Antonio’s River Walk
    San Antonio Police Chief McManus says gunman still on the loose, but expects he will be under arrest “sooner rather than later.” ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-01-19
  • HomeAid welcomes new board president Jim Muska
    HomeAid Houston, a 501(c)(3) charity of the Greater Houston Builders Association (GHBA), welcomed Jim Muska, general counsel for Satterfield & Pontikes Construction, a Houston-based commercial general contractor, as the 2020 HomeAid Houston president. Muska attended The University of Texas in Austin, where he earned a BA, and the University of ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-01-19
  • HCSO: Man allegedly shoots stepson in Aldine
    Authorities responded to the shooting in the 800 block of Isetta Lane, close to Aldine Mail Route and the Hardy Toll Road, sometime before 9:30 p.m., the sheriff tweeted. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-01-18
  • Men put gun to girl’s head, pistol-whip father during northwest Houston home invasion
    A group of men who broke into a northwest Houston home as a family slept early Friday morning pointed a gun at a young girl and pistol whipped her father, according to family members. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-01-17
  • Woman shot and killed behind south Houston corner store, police say
    The shooting was reported at 7 p.m. in the 8900 block of Cullen near Sunnyside. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2020-01-16