Cpl. Nathan Cirillo ID’d as Soldier Killed in Ottawa War Memorial Shooting

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Cpl. Nathan Cirillo ID’d as Soldier Killed in Ottawa War Memorial Shooting (Photo Credit: Facebook)

Cpl. Nathan Cirillo was identified by his aunt as soldier shot, killed in Ottawa today, the Globe & Mail reports. He was a member of the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders regiment. His aunt told the Globe & Mail he was training to join the Canada Border Services Agency.  A suspect was also killed in the shooting.

Reuters is naming Michael Zehaf-Bibeau as a possible suspect in the shooting.

Canadian police are investigating a man named as Michael Zehaf-Bibeau as a possible suspect in the shootings around parliament, a source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.

Two U.S. officials said that U.S. agencies have been advised that the shooter was a Canadian convert to Islam. One of the officials said that the man was from Quebec.

Angel Hooper, 6, Killed in Kansas City Drive-By Shooting After Buying Bubble Gum

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Angel Hooper, 6, Killed in Kansas City Drive-By Shooting After Buying Bubble Gum (Photo Credit: GoFundMe)

SHOCK: Angel Hooper, 6, was gunned down in the parking lot of a 7-Eleven convenience store Friday evening in a drive-by shooting at 10615 Blue Ridge Boulevard in Kansas City, Mo. She had gone to the store with friends to buy bubble gum.

She was murdered when someone opened fire from a passing car when she stopped in the parking lot to open the gum before getting into the car with her friends. Angel Hooper was pronounced dead at a local hospital.

Police have made no arrests in Angel’s murder. Police Chief Daryl Forte sent a tweet telling the shooter “please turn yourself in. I know you have a conscience.”

Angel Hooper’s family have set up a GoFundMe page to solicit donations. It stands at $2140 with a goal of $10,000.

2 Teens Dead, 2 Adults Wounded in Peachtree Corners Shooting

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2 Teens Dead, 2 Adults Wounded in Peachtree Corners Shooting

PEACHTREE CORNERS MURDER-SUICIDE:  Two teens are dead, two adults wounded in a Peachtree Corners shooting in Gwinnett County, Ga., Tuesday evening. The suspected gunman died after being transported to a local hospital in critical condition from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

The shooting occurred at 6505 Bannor Lane. Police found five people shot, two fatal — a male and a female. A woman reportedly in her 50s is listed in serious condition, while an “elderly” woman is listed in critical condition.

The identities of the victims and the shooter have not been released. No motive has been released, though police say it appears the shooter and the victims are related.

Elliott William Orsborn Fatally Shoots Woman After She Jokingly Slaps Him

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Elliott William Orsborn Fatally Shoots Woman After She Jokingly Slaps Him

JESUS TAKE THE WHEEL:  Elliott William Orsborn, 26, is accused of fatally shooting Jamie Lee Martin, 26, after she “jokingly slapped him across the face,” the Florida Times Union reports.

Witnesses told authorities Martin, Orsborn and several other friends had been hanging out in the garage throughout the night while Martin’s two children slept in the house, according to the Sheriff’s Office.

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As the night went on and the group drank more, Martin and Orsborn were sitting at a table talking when Martin said something Orsborn didn’t like. Witnesses said Gavin Lamberth, Martin’s boyfriend of about 5 months who lives with her and her children, told Orsborn to “just chill.”

Then, Martin “jokingly slapped the defendant across the face.”

Witnesses told authorities Orsborn pulled his gun out of his shorts pocket, pointed it at Martin’s forehead and shot her, the Sheriff’s Office said. Source: Florida Times Union

Elliott William Orsborn is a convicted felon. He was charged with aggravated assault in 2011. Jamie Lee Martin leaves behind two children.

Kristofer Hunter Shot, Killed After Langston Hughes High School Football Game

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Teen Kristofer Hunter Shot, Killed After Langston Hughes High School Football Game

HORROR:  Kristofer Hunter, 17, of College Park, Ga., was fatally shot following a football game at Langston Hughes High School Friday night.

Fulton County schools said Hunter was shot in the parking lot at about 10 p.m. He was pronounced deceased at a local hospital.

Kristofer Hunter was not a student at Langston Hughes High School. The GBI and the school police are being assisted by Fulton County police in the investigation.

 

Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo Fatally Shot, Wife in Police Custody

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Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo Fatally Shot During Domestic Dispute (Photo Credit: BellGardens.org)

SHOCK: Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo was shot and killed by his wife, Levette Crespo, during a domestic dispute in his home, the Los Angeles Times reports.

Crespo, 45, was shot around 2:30 p.m. in his home in the 6300 block of Gage Avenue during an argument with his wife, 43, and his 19-year-old son [Daniel Crespo Jr.], said Nicole Nishida, Sheriff’s Department spokeswoman.

An altercation allegedly began with Crespo and his wife, at which, his son intervened, Nishida said. While father and son were fighting, Crespo’s wife allegedly got a gun and shot Crespo, Nishida said.

Crespo was alive when he was transported to a hospital, Bell Gardens Fire Department officials confirmed.

Crespo’s wife is in custody for the alleged shooting.  Source: LA Times

According to his bio on the Bell Gardens website, Daniel Crespo, who was born in Brooklyn, NY,  married his high school sweetheart in 1986. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice/Public Administration from Cal State University. He served as a deputy probation officer for Los Angeles County.

NBC Los Angeles:  Mayor Daniel Crespo punched the couple’s 19-year-old son, Daniel Jr., in the face when the teen tried to intervene during the dispute, investigators said. The wife then allegedly shot the mayor multiple times in his upper body.

UPS Shooter ID’d as Joe Tesney, Recently Fired from Job at Birmingham Facility

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UPS Shooter ID’d as Joe Tesney, Recently Fired from Job at Birmingham Facility (Photo Credit: LinkedIn)

UPS SHOOTING:   Joe Tesney, 45, has been identified as the suspect in a workplace shooting at UPS’ Birmingham facility. Tesney, a married father of two daughters, was fired from his job.  Two other employees were also killed.

Police spokesman Lt. Sean Edwards said, Joe Tesney “received his final papers on Monday.” Adding, “Today he was not expected to return to work because he was no longer employed there,” AL.com reports.

It is not clear what led to the shooting, but Joe Tesney had contested his firing by UPS, but had recently lost the appeal.

 

UPS Shooting: 3 Dead, Including Gunman at UPS Birmingham Facility

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UPS Shooting: 3 Dead, Including Gunman at UPS Birmingham Facility

UPS SHOOTING:  Three people are dead, including the suspected gunman, in a shooting at a UPS facility in Birmingham, Ala., at about 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday.

According to AL.com, the shooter who was wearing a UPS uniform is a white male in his 40s.

The shooting occurred at UPS’ facility in Inglenook, which is an industrial area near Birmingham airport. Police Chief A. C. Roper said he was trying to confirm reports that the gunman was fired yesterday. He said, “We have a pretty good idea about what transpired.”

Police entered the building and found the three dead people, Roper said. The two other people killed were employees.

The gunman, who has not been identified, walked into the facility and opened fire, killing two employees.

Don Charles Spirit ID’d as Gilchrist County FL Shooting Suspect

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Don Charles Spirit ID’d as Gilchrist County FL Shooting Suspect (Photo Credit: Florida Dept. of Corrections)

BELL MURDER-SUICIDE:  Gilchrist County, Fla., sheriff Robert Schultz III confirmed that the suspect in Bell murder-suicide is Don Charles Spirit. He shot his son to death in a hunting accident in 2001.

Don Charles Spirit killed six children, ranging in ages from three months to 10 years old, his daughter, before committing suicide. The names of Spirit’s grandchildren have not been released. There are reports that his daughter has been identified as Sarah Spirit.

The Orlando Sentinel reports Spirit had pleaded guilty to a felony arms violation in 2003, in connection to the shooting death of his son in 2001.

Bell is located about 35 miles west of Gainesville.