New Year’s Gun Violence: Daniel Anthony Laboy Jr. Killed, Two Wounded After Fight Breaks Out at Clayton NC Party

NEW YEAR’S GUN VIOLENCE: Daniel Anthony Laboy Jr., 18, died, two others injured in shooting early Tuesday at a New Year’s party at the American Legion Post 71 in Clayton, NC, the Johnston County Sheriff’s Office said. A fight broke out and spilled outside about 2 a.m., hitting three people, and killing one.

Daniel Anthony Laboy Jr. was taken to Johnston Medical Center where he was pronounced dead. The two other shooting victims are hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries.

LANSING SHOOTING:  Separately, one person was shot, four others injured, following a shooting at a convenience store in the 700 block of West Willow Street on Lansing’s north end, early Tuesday morning. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Sergeant David Ellis at (517) 483-6842, or Crime Stoppers at (517) 483-STOP (7867), the Lansing State Journal reports.

NORTH PHILADELPHIA TRIPLE- SHOOTING:  One man died, two others were injured in a triple shooting in north Philadelphia.  The shooting occurred at about 3:40 a.m. Tuesday in the 1700 block of West Venango Street.

NEWARK SHOOTING:  Efrahim Kinchen was fatally shot, an unidentified woman wounded, in shooting in the area of South Street and Broad Avenue in Newark, NJ, around 1:45 p.m. Monday. It is believed the woman, aged 33, was an innocent bystander.

AUGUSTA GA SHOOTING:  Edward Yancy was found shot to death outside Club Fiasco in Augusta, Ga., about 2:30 a.m. Police believe the shooting stemmed from an argument inside the club that spilled outside into the parking lot. The Augusta Chronicle reports that police believe Edward Yancy was not involved in the fight, but was an innocent bystander.

ATLANTA STABBING: Luke Odonodan reportedly stabbed six men after an argument broke out between he and Andrew Mainor at a New Year’s Eve party on Gibson Street SE in Atlanta. 11 Alive News reports, Luke Odonodan was asked to leave the party and he returned with a knife, stabbing Andrew Mainor and five others. One person is listed in critical but stable condition, the others are in stable condition. Luke Odonodan was charged with five counts of aggravated assault.

 

 

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