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  • Norridge woman wants reimbursement for windows police broke during arrest in school shooting threat
    A single mother from Norridge faced with a $1,300 bill and potential eviction after police broke three windows in her home while searching for a man suspected of threatening to shoot up Ridgewood High School wants reimbursement from the village. Kathleen Smith, of the 4000 block of Oleander Avenue, ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2019-11-15
  • Chicago man serving federal gun sentence in Skokie police chase charged with murder in two 2015 Far North Side killings
    A man serving a federal prison sentence after being found with a gun in a 2016 police chase in Skokie has been charged with murder in the shooting deaths of two 23-year-old men months apart in 2015, according to police. Harvey Pitts, 25, was extradited to Chicago on Wednesday after ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2019-11-15
  • Ex-Chicago cop who’s hoping to expunge court records of his fatal off-duty shooting meets privately with victim’s brother
    The last time the two men sat in the same Cook County courtroom, Chicago police Detective Dante Servin was acquitted on a legal fine point in the slaying of Martinez Sutton’s sister, a controversial ruling that left Servin a free man and Sutton furious. On Thursday, their paths crossed again ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2019-11-14
  • Holidays have begun in Chicago for 2019: The ice rink, Christmas tree lighting and caroling at the Bean
    The 2019 holiday season has begun in Chicago with ice. In more ways than one. According to the calendar of holiday events in Millennium Park and downtown released Thursday by the city’s Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, festivities kick off with the opening of the McCormick Tribune ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2019-11-14
  • Ryan Arcidiacono celebrates 1 of Coby White’s record 7 3-pointers — before the Bulls rookie’s shot even touches the net
    When Coby White launched the fifth of a record-setting seven 3-pointers in the fourth quarter of Tuesday’s game against the Knicks, he left his shooting hand in the air and posed for a second or two. Too late, rookie. Ryan Arcidiacono already beat you to the celebration of the ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2019-11-13
  • Man charged with murdering father in Des Plaines
    A 22-year-old man has been charged in the shooting death of his father following an argument inside their home near a Des Plaines high school, police said. Martin Chavez Lomeli Jr., of the 800 block of East Oakton Street, was arrested Monday and charged with first degree murder in the ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2019-11-13
  • Teens charged with firing at Uber driver’s Jeep while trying to carjack him west of downtown Chicago
    Two teens tried to carjack an Uber driver just west of downtown Chicago, firing at his Jeep with a handgun loaded with metal-piercing bullets and equipped with a laser sight and silencer, according to police. The attackers, both 17, used a Nissa Altima to block the path of the black ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2019-11-13
  • Chicago rapper Lil Reese critically wounded in Country Club Hills shooting
    Chicago rapper Lil Reese was critically wounded Monday after being shot in the neck at a busy intersection in Country Club Hills, according to a police source. Officers responded to a reported shooting at 167th Street and Pulaski Road around 2:30 p.m., where they found a vehicle with fresh blood ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2019-11-12
  • Illinois can’t sustain its hot start and falls 90-69 to No. 21 Arizona
    Nico Mannion scored 23 points, Josh Green added 20 and No. 21 Arizona’s freshmen dominated in a 90-69 win over Illinois on Sunday night. Arizona (2-0) was good at both ends, shooting 56% while nabbing 14 steals. The Wildcats turned a tight game at halftime into a rout with a ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2019-11-11
  • Police: Homicide charge announced against alleged intruder in fatal Burnside shooting but ‘inconsistencies’ about events remain
    Chicago police on Sunday announced charges against a man they say shot to death a man trying to defend a relative in a Burnside home Thursday, although investigators have questioned the accuracy of claims made by that relative. Kenneth Malone, 25, of the 10900 block of South Michigan Avenue ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2019-11-10
  • 4 takeaways from the Bulls’ 117-94 loss to the Rockets, including their insistence that the 3-pointers will come
    If it’s any consolation, the Bulls hung in with the Rockets for a half, trailing by only one point. But abysmal 3-point shooting —and a hot third quarter for the Rockets— undermined any thought of an upset. The Rockets haven’t defended three-pointers well this season, so it’s troubling they ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2019-11-10
  • Man charged with making false report of gunman on Chamberlain University’s Lakeview campus, police say
    A Chicago man is accusing of phoning in a false report of a gunman on a college campus Tuesday morning in the Lakeview neighborhood, police said. Michael Gallo, 51, faces two felony counts of disorderly conduct and filing a false report after he allegedly called the university to report a ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2019-11-08
  • Column: As hope fades for the Bears’ 100th season, it might be time for the McCaskey family to sell the team
    Let’s stop messing around as the Bears’ 100th season has begun to resemble their 98th, 97th, 96th, 95th and so on, which is to say they look awful. Maybe it’s time for the McCaskey family to put its birthright on the auction block. Perhaps the heirs of NFL founding father ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2019-11-07
  • Chicago police investigation of fatal DEA shooting of suburban man yields new details, but key questions remain
    A Chicago police investigation failed to establish definitively the circumstances in which a U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agent shot and killed an alleged drug dealer last year, according to documents obtained by the Tribune. The redacted investigative file, released to the Tribune under ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2019-11-06
  • Woman, 26, killed while sitting in car in LeClaire Courts shooting
    The man moved toward the person bleeding inside a car, hoping that she would yell, twitch or show any sign of life. But she did not stir as she slumped, bleeding, in the passenger seat of the red sedan. An officer ordered the man to step back. Minutes later, an ... read more
    Source: Guns – Chicago Tribune 1Published on 2019-11-05
  • 2 robbed at gunpoint in Athens after meeting stranger to buy phone
    Athens police are advising residents to be careful after two people were robbed at gunpoint after arranging to meet a stranger and buy a cellphone. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2019-11-15
  • Man arrested in fatal shooting outside Douglas County gas station
    A suspect is in custody in connection with Tuesday’s deadly shooting outside a Douglas County gas station. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2019-11-15
  • WATCH: Bodycam video of deadly Athens police shooting shows suspect fire first
    Athens police released bodycam video Thursday from two officers involved in a deadly shooting last month, and it shows the suspect firing the first gunshot. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2019-11-14
  • 5-time felon sentenced to 15 years in federal prison for having gun
    A five-time felon caught with a gun has been sentenced to 15 years in federal prison, the U.S. Attorney’s Office said Thursday.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2019-11-14
  • Reward for info on deadly Butts County home invasion increased to $15K
    Ten months after a Jackson man was gunned down in his own home, the Butts County Sheriff’s Office has tripled the reward for information in the case to $15,000.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2019-11-13
  • Autopsies reveal Cobb woman shot children multiple times before shooting self in chest
    The ex-wife of a well-known Atlanta surgeon and civic leader repeatedly shot her son and daughter in her family’s upscale Vinings townhome before killing herself with a single bullet to the chest. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2019-11-13
  • Former Dunwoody High student killed, 3 charged in Gwinnett robbery attempt
    Police said three suspects lied to them about an attempted robbery that led to a deadly shooting in Gwinnett County on Tuesday night. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2019-11-13
  • 72-year-old tied up, robbed during Rockdale County home invasion
    A 72-year-old Rockdale County man was tied up and robbed by two masked gunmen during a home invasion Saturday, deputies said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2019-11-13
  • 1 arrested, 1 sought after armed robbery and shooting at LaGrange home
    One man is in custody and police are looking for another in connection with an armed robbery and shooting at a LaGrange home.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2019-11-13
  • Cops: Ex-Atlanta police officer wore uniform to rob people at gunpoint in Cobb hotel
    An Atlanta police officer recently resigned amid an internal investigation.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2019-11-12
  • Cobb cab driver jailed, accused of firing shot over unpaid fare
    A Marietta taxi driver is accused of firing his gun after two customers left him about $70 short during a recent cab ride. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2019-11-12
  • BREAKING: Man shot, killed in SW Atlanta
    A man is dead after a shooting Tuesday morning in southwest Atlanta, officials said.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2019-11-12
  • Man wearing motorcycle helmet robs Austell drug store at gunpoint
    Police are looking for the man who walked into a Cobb County drug store wearing a motorcycle helmet and robbed the place at gunpoint.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2019-11-11
  • GBI: Deputy responds to homicide, shoots man who had multiple firearms
    A homicide investigation in southeast Georgia turned into an officer-involved shooting Sunday when a man standing near a woman’s body picked up a gun and refused to put it down, according to the GBI.  ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2019-11-11
  • 2 killed in weekend shootings in Atlanta
    Homicide investigators are looking into two weekend shootings in Atlanta that left two people dead. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2Published on 2019-11-11
  • Two 18-year-olds charged with capital murder during alleged weed buy gone wrong
    Taylon Watson and Jaylon Broussard, both 18, met up with Jaquarius Edison and Jacob Evans to purchase marijuana at an apartment complex in the 14100 block of Rio Bonito on July 23, according to sheriff's deputies. During the buy, the four met inside a tan Nissan Altima, which is when ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2019-11-14
  • ‘Every mother’s nightmare’: Mom pleads for help after son nearly dies in road rage shooting
    According to investigators, Schmidt was driving inside his Toyota Highlander SUV around 7:30 p.m. on Halloween near the 12200 block of Fondren Road when he and the driver of a dark-colored, newer model Dodge Ram pickup truck got into an altercation. The suspect had pulled out in front of Schmidt’s ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2019-11-14
  • Game room manager killed in Cloverleaf; police searching for masked shooters
    Deputies are searching for two masked gunmen who shot and killed the manager of a game room in Cloverleaf late Monday night. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2019-11-12
  • Men rush into home, shoot resident in southeast Houston
    A home invasion at a southeast Houston house turned violent late Sunday after gunmen shot a resident, police said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2019-11-11
  • Woman found in desert after harrowing, weeklong kidnapping
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A suburban Las Vegas woman dragged to California by father-and-daughter kidnappers was found cold but alive after a harrowing, weeklong kidnapping where she was raped, robbed and left for dead in the desert, authorities said. Stanley Alfred Lawton, 54, and Shaniya Nicole Poche-Lawton, 22, dumped the ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2019-11-09
  • ‘Come and Take it’: A turf war between two bock beer giants has begun in Shiner, Texas
    Spoetzl Brewery has been a staple in Shiner, Texas since 1909 and is proudly independent, something Karbach Brewing Co. cannot claim to be since it was bought by Anheuser-Busch in 2016. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2019-11-08
  • How Mexico’s cartel wars shattered Americans’ wary peace
    LA MORA, Mexico - For decades, this small village of American Mormons in the mountains of northwestern Mexico coexisted peacefully with the region's most powerful drug cartel. The Americans rolled down their windows at the cartel's checkpoints. They nodded to the sicarios at local horse races and shared pomegranates during ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2019-11-07
  • Suspect arrested in deadly triple shooting in southeast Houston
    A Houston man is behind bars after one man was killed and two others were wounded Monday in a burst of gunfire on the city’s southeast side. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2019-11-05
  • Nine members of Mormon family with U.S. citizenship killed in attack in northern Mexico; Trump offers military support
    MEXICO CITY - Assailants have killed at least nine members of a Mormon family in northern Mexico, authorities reported Tuesday, burning alive a woman and her children in a brutal assault that highlighted the growing danger posed by organized-crime groups around the country. Alfonso Durazo, the minister of public security, ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2019-11-05
  • One dead, three wounded in likely gang-related shooting in SE Houston
    Police say the shooting may be gang-related. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2019-11-04
  • HPD: Possible illegal activity reported inside home where shooting killed one
    The shooting occurred shortly after 4 p.m. in the 7100 block of Schley in east Houston. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2019-11-04
  • NRA group sees backlash over gun auctions in schools
    GREENVILLE, Ky. - Parents and students trickled into the Muhlenberg County High School gym on a hot Saturday night as the sounds of cheers and a referee's whistle carried from an athletic field nearby. Inside the "Home of the Mustangs," Friends of NRA was raffling off guns: semiautomatic rifles and ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2019-11-04
  • Man dies and woman injured in Westchase shootings
    Two shootings early Sunday in Westchase left a man dead and a woman in stable condition, police said. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2019-11-03
  • Three men injured in shooting near TSU
    An argument at a neighborhood corner store near Texas Southern University led to a shooting that injured three men Sunday. ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2019-11-03
  • Five killed in shooting at Halloween party in California
    Five people were killed and several others were injured after gunfire erupted at a Halloween party in an Airbnb rental in Orinda, California, Thursday night, according to police in the San Francisco Bay area. The shooting began just before 11 p.m. in the posh hillside community about 17 miles east ... read more
    Source: Guns – Houston Chronicle 3Published on 2019-11-02