Post Tagged with: "Gun Violence"

Trevor Wynter, Son Found Shot to Death in Savanna-la-Mar (Photo Credit:  Savanna-la-Mar Courthouse, Police Station/Wikipedia)

Trevor Wynter, Son Found Shot to Death in Savanna-la-Mar

SHOCK:  A father and son were killed in a double homicide in Savanna-La-Mar, Jamaica. The body of Trevor Wynter, 62, who was a supporter of Westmoreland’s Reno Football Club, was found riddled with bullets in his bed. Wynter’s son, Jahboukie Wynter, 19, was found dead from apparent gunshot wounds a […]

by · July 2, 2015 · Caribbean News
James Jones Dies Shielding Mother During Shooting on Chicago's South Side (Photo Credit: Illiinois Dept of Corrections)

James Jones Dies Shielding Mother During Shooting on Chicago’s South Side

Chicago resident James Jones, 21, died shielding his mother, Alicia Jones, from a gunshot meant for him, the Chicago Tribune reports. The shooting occurred early Sunday morning in the 8400 block of South Colfax Avenue as he and his mother sat on the porch. Police say a man approached from […]

by · June 21, 2015 · Crime
Travis Boys Wanted for Murder of NOPD Officer Daryle Holloway

Travis Boys Killed NOPD Officer Daryle Holloway During Transport After Arrest

New Orleans police launch manhunt for Travis Boys, who killed veteran officer Daryle Holloway during arrest. Police have launched a manhunt for Travis Boys, 33, for the murder of New Orleans Police Department Officer Daryle Holloway. Boys fatally shot Holloway on Saturday while he was being transported in the back […]

by · June 20, 2015 · Breaking News
#BREAKING:  Multiple Injuries, Fatalities in Charleston Church Shooting (Photo Credit: Facebook)

#BREAKING: Multiple Injuries, Fatalities in Charleston Church Shooting

BLACK CHURCH SHOOTING: Multiple victims, including fatalities, in Charleston church shooting at Emanuel AME Church, suspect described as white male. #BREAKING: There are reports of multiple victims in a Charleston church shooting, MyFox8 reports. The shooting occurred at the Emanuel AME Church on Calhoun Street in downtown Charleston at about […]

by · June 17, 2015 · Breaking News
Jeffrey Scott Pitts ID'd as Suspect in Rockdale County Shooting Rampage (Photo Credit: WSB-TV Video Screengrab)

Jeffrey Scott Pitts ID’d as Suspect in Rockdale County Shooting Rampage

Jeffrey Scott Pitts went on a shooting rampage in Rockdale County, Ga., before he committed suicide. Investigators say Pitts used a handgun to kill two people at the Magnet Bottle Shop on Bell Road in Conyers on Sunday and then went home and shot his parents. The deceased have been identified […]

by · June 1, 2015 · Today's Headlines
Baltimore Faces Deadliest Month in 40 Years as 43 Killed in May Alone

Baltimore Faces Deadliest Month in 40 Years as 43 Killed in May Alone

Baltimore faces its deadliest month in 40 years as 43 people killed in May. This surpasses the 42 people killed in August 1990. The city had its deadliest month ever recorded in its history in August 1972, topping the 44 killed in December 1971, the Baltimore Sun reports. Peter Moskos, […]

by · May 31, 2015 · Black News
Airman Marcell Willis ID'd as North Dakota Wal-Mart Shooter

Airman Marcell Willis ID’d as North Dakota Wal-Mart Shooter

Marcell Willis, 21, has been identified as the suspected gunman in a North Dakota Wal-Mart shooting. Willis is an active airman at he Grand Forks Air Force Base. Marcell Willis reportedly entered the store on Tuesday, killed one, before committing suicide.

by · May 26, 2015 · Today's Headlines
Rio Rancho Police Officer Killed During Traffic Stop, Suspect at Large

Rio Rancho Police Officer Killed During Traffic Stop, 1 Suspect Arrested

A Rio Rancho Police Officer Nigel Benner was shot and killed during a traffic stop. One of two suspects have been arrested. The unidentified officer is a four-year veteran of the force. This is the first shooting of the Rio Rancho Police Department in its history. Police have launched a BOLO (Be on […]

by · May 26, 2015 · Today's Headlines
Connecticut Pastor Augustus Sealy Shot in Drive-By Shooting (Photo Credit:

Hartford Pastor Augustus Sealy Wounded in Drive-By Shooting Outside Church

Hartford pastor Augustus Sealy wounded in drive-by shooting while planting flags for Memorial Day. Pastor Dr. Augustus Sealy was shot in a drive-by shooting in Hartford, Conn., on Sunday, as he planted flags in the grass outside the Hartford First Church of Nazarene. Deputy Police Chief Brian Foley and other officials have […]

9 Bikers Killed in Shooting at Twin Peaks Restaurant in Waco TX (Photo Credit: KWTX Video Screengrab)

9 Killed in Biker Gang Shooting at Twin Peaks Restaurant in Waco TX

Nine people killed, 16 injured in Waco biker shootout between rival bike gangs. Nine people are dead and multiple injured after a biker gang shooting at Twin Peaks restaurant in Waco, TX, on Sunday. Shortly after 12:00 p.m. Waco Police were at Twin Peaks monitoring at least two motorcycle clubs […]

by · May 17, 2015 · Breaking News