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Stories tagged: shooting

UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 26, 2019

Man jailed on suspicion of murdering woman in Hillyard apartment

Officers responded at about 5:30 a.m. Thursday to a report of shots fired at a four-unit apartment building at 2928 E. Diamond Ave. In one unit, they found a dead …

UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 20, 2019

Official: 2 dead, 2 hurt in shooting at North Carolina municipal building

A deadly shooting at a city building in Winston-Salem, North Carolina was an act of “workplace violence“ by one city employee who targeted a co-worker he’d disliked for a long …

UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 11, 2019

Fears mount that New Jersey shooting was anti-Semitic attack

The mayor of Jersey City said Wednesday it’s clear that the gunmen in a furious shooting that left six people dead targeted a Jewish market.

Official: Base shooter watched shooting videos before attack

The Saudi student who fatally shot three people at a U.S. naval base in Florida hosted a dinner party earlier in the week where he and three others watched videos …

UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 5, 2019

Sailor who killed 2 and himself at Pearl Harbor identified

A Navy sailor shot three civilians, killing two of them, before taking his own life at Pearl Harbor just days before thousands were scheduled to gather at the storied military …

Gunshots follow hit-and-run crash near Underhill Park, police say

Spokane police responded to a hit-and-run crash and subsequent reports of gunshots near Underhill Park Wednesday evening.

10 wounded in shooting near New Orleans’ French Quarter

Ten people were shot and wounded early Sunday near the French Quarter in New Orleans, a popular spot for tourists. Hours later in another part of town, another shooting killed …

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 28, 2019

Drive-by shooting suspect arrested after car chase in northeast Spokane

River E. Hewson is a suspect in a drive-by shooting that occurred Monday, police said. He was arrested Wednesday after leading police on a car chase through northeast Spokane.

Victim, suspect die after shooting near Vancouver school

Authorities say one victim and the suspected assailant in a shooting outside a Vancouver elementary school Tuesday have died.

UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 26, 2019

Man accused of shooting at newspaper carrier in Spokane Valley

Spokane County sheriff’s deputies arrested a 36-year-old man who allegedly fired a gun at a newspaper carrier early Wednesday in Spokane Valley. No one was injured, though one bullet apparently …

UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 18, 2019

Police search for suspects in deadly California house party shooting

Police in the central California city of Fresno were searching Monday for suspects and trying to determine a motive for the killing of four people at a backyard party and …

UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 18, 2019

Highway Patrol: 3 killed in shooting at Oklahoma Walmart

Two men and a woman were fatally shot Monday outside a Walmart store in southwestern Oklahoma, the chief of police said.

Airbnb bans ‘party houses’ after California shooting kills 5

Airbnb’s CEO says the company is taking actions against unauthorized parties in the wake of a deadly shooting at a Halloween party held at an Airbnb rental home in California

UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 1, 2019

Police: Four people have been killed at a Halloween party in Northern California

Four people were killed and four others wounded in a shooting at a Halloween night party at a large rental home in a wealthy San Francisco Bay Area community, police …

UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 31, 2019

Woman injured by bullet used in Browne’s Addition suicide, police say

A woman in Browne’s Addition was hit with a bullet another person used to kill themselves Wednesday morning, police say.

UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 30, 2019

3 killed, 9 injured in shooting at party in California home

A gunman opened fire on a party killing three people and wounding nine at a home in the Southern California city of Long Beach, authorities said Wednesday.

Man arrested in Texas shooting that left 2 dead, 12 hurt

A man suspected of opening fire at an off-campus college party in Texas, killing two people and injuring 12 others, was arrested Monday.

UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 27, 2019

Spokane police arrest 24-year-old woman after back-to-back shootings in downtown bar district

Spokane police arrested a 24-year-old woman after she allegedly shot two women in the downtown bar district Saturday night, minutes after officers finished responding to an unrelated shooting at Borracho …

UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 24, 2019

Man who shot son-in-law near Colville pleads guilty to manslaughter, gets 7 years in prison

James C. Gates shot and killed 51-year-old Mark Leland in December 2018. Leland had been married to Gates’ daughter, Michele, who killed two children while she was a juvenile in …

UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 23, 2019

Spokane police arrest suspect in Wednesday shooting that injured man

Spokane police arrested a suspect in a Wednesday morning shooting that left one man with non-life threatening injuries.

UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 7, 2019

Prosecutor: Spokane officer justified in South Hill shooting

Spokane police Officer Daniel Lesser was placed on administrative leave after he fired two rounds at Charles E. Jackson Jr. on the afternoon of July 6. Jackson had allegedly pointed …

UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 4, 2019

Second suspect charged with attempted murder in East Central shooting

Ronald L. “Junior” Ricci, 29, was being held in the Spokane County Jail on $250,000 bond as of Thursday afternoon.

UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 3, 2019

Casino giant settles Vegas shooting lawsuits for up to $800M

Attorneys for thousands of victims of the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history say they’ve reached a legal settlement expected to pay between $735 million and $800 million.

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 27, 2019

Man shoots himself in Portland airport police struggle

Officials say that a man shot and wounded himself during a struggle with a police officer at Portland International Airport and is expected to survive.

UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 25, 2019

Man arrested in connection with early morning East Central shooting

One suspect was arrested Wednesday in connection with an early morning shooting Wednesday in the East Central neighborhood after a SWAT team executed a search warrant on an area home.

Truck windows broken, no one injured injured after report of gunshots in north Spokane

People said they saw multiple individuals shooting a gun and heard three to five gunshots near the 2100 block of West Houston Avenue, according to a news release. Officers were …

Sheriff: 2 dead, 8 wounded in South Carolina bar shooting

The shooting occurred in Lancaster, a community about 45 miles south of Charlotte, North Carolina. Coroner Karla Deese told news outlets that the dead have been identified as Henry Lee …

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019

Wandermere murder suspect accused of witness tampering

The suspect in a July shooting near Wandermere was charged Thursday with tampering with a witness.

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019

Man shot in Thursday road rage incident believed to be ‘predominate aggressor’

A man shot in an apparently random road rage incident Thursday afternoon near Nine Mile Falls punched the shooter in the face and threatened him before the trigger was pulled, …

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019

Man hospitalized after being shot near Nine Mile Falls on Thursday evening

Initial reports indicate the shooting occurred during a road rage incident. One man was detained for questioning Thursday.