January 27, 2013 edition

Chicago, Ill. -- A 16-year-old boy and a 32-year-old man were fatally shot in a street about 5 p.m. yesterday. An uncle of the 16-year-old said the boy, who lived nearby, was running an errand to a local store.

Drummons, Tenn. -- A 31-year-old woman was found dead from a gunshot wound in her home about 1 p.m. Friday. A 5-year-old child in the home was unharmed. Police want to find and question the victim's 40-year-old husband.

Center Township, Penn. -- In an apparent murder-suicide, a 45-year-old woman was found fatally shot outside her home, and her 49-year-old husband was found inside the home, dead from a self-inflicted shotgun wound. Police suspect the woman was putting personal items in her car and about to leave when he fired a shotgun, striking her in the head and upper torso.

Swissvale, Penn. -- Someone was shot about 10:45 p.m. yesterday. Homicide staff were at the scene, but no word yet on the victim's condition.

Queens, N.Y. -- A 20-year-old man was found dead in the basement of an apartment complex about 6 p.m. yesterday. He had been shot in the head.

Milwaukee, Wis. -- A 27-year-old woman was shot and killed. Police did not say when the shooting occurred or release any further details.

Chicago, Ill. -- A 38-year-old man was found fatally shot in a vacant building about 10 p.m. yesterday.

Miami, Ok. -- The wife of a 38-year-old man says she accidentally shot and killed him about 10 a.m. yesterday. Police are investigating.

Eastpointe, Mich. -- A 33-year-old woman was found shot to death in a home yesterday evening. The side door of the residence was unlocked and her vehicle was missing. She had been shot in the chest.

Pine Bluff, Ark. -- A 21-year-old man was fatally shot on a street about 9:30 p.m. yesterday.

Nashville, Tenn. -- A 31-year-old man was shot and killed in his apartment about 10:30 p.m. Friday after two men barged in and demanded money.

Oak Park, Mich. -- A 59-year-old woman diagnosed with throat cancer died from a self-inflicted gunshot in the vestibule of a public safety building about 5 p.m. yesterday.

Charlotte, N.C. -- A man was shot to death on a street Friday.

Rock Hill, S.C. -- A 31-year-old man was fatally shot after someone forced their way into his home about 1 a.m. today. Police have a warrant for a suspect.

New Orleans, La. -- A 21-year-old man was fatally shot at a block party about 8:40 p.m. yesterday. A witness said he was struck once in the head and four times in the chest. Another man was shot in the neck during the incident. About 150 people were at the event when the shooting took place.

Menlo Park, Calif. -- A 2-year-old boy sitting in his mother’s lap in a car was shot in the legs and a bullet grazed his head when someone in a passing car fired as many as 11 rounds from a handgun about 7:45 p.m. yesterday. The mother was also hit in the legs. Their injuries were not considered life-threatening. Four other people in the car were not injured.

Washington, D.C. -- Five people were shot at a nightclub about 2:30 a.m. today. The shooter, a male, apparently left the club after getting into an altercation of some sort, but returned moments later and opened fire from the door. Four men and one woman were wounded. One man was shot in the eye. The injuries were considered non life-threatening.

Sandy Springs, Ga. -- A man yesterday was shot several times in the leg and another person suffered a graze wound.

Milwaukee, Wis. -- A 31-year-old man was shot in the chest about 9 p.m. yesterday after he went outside his home to investigate the sound of gunshots. Police have two men in custody. No word on the condition of the victim.

Oakland, Calif. -- A shooting about 10:40 p.m. last night sent three people to the hospital with non-life threatening wounds. Police are looking for more than one suspect.

Henderson, Nev. -- A 23-year-old man was shot in the arm after getting into a verbal confrontation with another man at a mall parking lot about 9:30 a.m. yesterday. The injuries were not life-threatening.

Cleveland, Ohio -- A 36-year-old man was about to get into his car when a masked man exited a vehicle and shot him once in the hip about 9:15 p.m. yesterday, just minutes after the victim had closed his shop.

Memphis, Tenn. -- A 48-year-old convenience-store security guard shot and critically wounded a 30-year-old man at the store after the two got into a verbal altercation about 1 a.m. yesterday. The guard shot the man when he allegedly pulled a gun.

January 26, 2013 edition

Sweetwater, Tenn. -- A 15-year-old boy died Thursday after accidentally shooting himself with a family handgun.

Charenton, La. -- A tribal police officer was fatally shot and two sheriff's deputies critically wounded today when they responded to a fire at a home and encountered gunfire there from an unidentified man. The alleged shooter was arrested. No word on the condition of the wounded deputies.

Hammond, La. -- A 23-year-old male graduate student at a local university was found shot to death in his apartment about 2:15 p.m. today.

St. Louis, Mo. -- About 4:50 p.m. yesterday, a 28-year-old man was fatally shot and three men wounded as the four of them drove in a car after leaving a post-funeral meal for a man shot and killed about two weeks ago. Police say the shots yesterday came from a vehicle with perhaps four men inside. They think one of the suspects had an AK-47 rifle. Those wounded were expected to survive.

Polk County, Ore. -- Police have determined that a woman found dead in a vehicle at a park-and-ride lot about 12:15 p.m. Thursday had died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

New Orleans, La. -- A 22-year-old man was fatally shot and a 20-year-old man wounded around 8 p.m. yesterday. The two were walking near an abandoned lot when a gunman approached and opened fire, hitting both men multiple times. The condition of the 20-year-old was not known.

Chicago, Ill. -- In what police have called a domestic-related shooting, a 50-year-old man was found shot in front of his home about 3 p.m. yesterday He later died at a hospital. One person is in custody.

Riverview, Fla. -- Police found an 18-year-old woman shot dead in a home about 11 p.m. last night. They are interviewing her 17-year-old boyfriend and 16-year-old brother, who both live in the home.

Oakland, Calif. -- A police officer was shot in the leg while chasing a suspect around 5:30 p.m. yesterday. Despite the wound, the officer followed the gunman until he surrendered two blocks away. The officer is expected to fully recover.

Butte, Mont. -- A 23-year-old woman was shot during a robbery attempt at a taxi office about 7:20 p.m. Thursday. The woman fled the office when the gunman entered, but the intruder fired several shots at her as she ran down a street, hitting her three times. She was listed in stable condition.

Minneapolis, Minn. -- A car crashed into a house after the driver and passenger, both males, were shot about 10 p.m. yesterday. One man suffered a gunshot wound to the head; the other was shot in the arm. Both are in stable condition.

New Orleans, La. -- A 22-year-old man was shot in the stomach on a street about 5 p.m. No report on his condition.

New Orleans, La. -- A man was shot in the face, arm, and leg while on a street about 7:30 p.m. No report of his condition.

New Orleans, La. -- A 16-year-old boy was shot in the hip while on a street about 7:40 p.m. No report of his condition.

Indianapolis, Ind. -- Someone on a street was fatally shot about 4 p.m. today.

Magnolia, Tex. -- A 33-year-old woman shot at one of three men who forced their way inside her home about 9:30 p.m. Friday, possibly hitting the man. The woman’s 6-year-old child was also in the house.

Chicago, Ill. -- Two men were shot and killed outside a diner about 4 a.m. this morning. A third man was wounded.

Chicago, Ill. -- One man was shot and killed and another man wounded on a street about 2:15 a.m. today.

Sacramento, Calif. -- An employee of a pawn shop was shot once about 3 p.m. today during a robbery by two men. The victim fired shots at the gunmen as they drove away. His injuries are not life threatening.

Rialto, Calif. -- A 47-year-old man -- the boys basketball coach at a local high school -- was shot about 8 p.m. Monday during an attempted robbery at a rest stop. He was confronted by three men demanding his wallet and one of the men shot him several times in the chest. The gunmen fled leaving the wallet behind. The victim is listed in fair condition.

Jacksonville, Fla. -- Police say two occupied homes were hit with bullets when more than 15 shots were fired in a neighborhood about 9:30 p.m. yesterday. No one was injured.

Memphis, Tenn. -- Two teenagers, ages 15 and 17, were found shot at a community-center parking lot shortly after 2:35 p.m. yesterday. Both were hospitalized in critical condition.

Orlando, Fla. -- A 15-year-old boy was shot in his lower back while riding a bicycle about 7 p.m. yesterday. Polices say the gunshot probably came from a passing car. No report on the victim’s condition.

Inkster, Mich. -- A third-grade student bought a loaded semiautomatic handgun to school in his backpack yesterday because he was being bullied. The school principal was tipped off about 8:30 a.m. yesterday that the boy was on his way to school with the gun and officials were able to meet him at the front entrance. The gun belongs to a member of the boy’s family.

January 25, 2013 edition

Monitor Township, Mich. -- A 51-year-old man and a 48-year-old woman were found shot to death inside a home about 3:45 p.m. Wednesday. The two were engaged to be married. Police suspect a murder-suicide.

Clayton County, Ga. -- A taxi driver was found fatally shot inside his cab at a condominium complex about 1:30 a.m. this morning.

Denver, Col. -- Police called to an apartment complex about 5:50 a.m. yesterday found a woman shot dead and a man with multiple stab-wounds. The man is in a local hospital. Investigators are not looking for any suspects.

Washington, D.C. -- An 18-year-old woman was found fatally shot in the head around 3:30 a.m. today. She was lying on the sidewalk in front of a bus stop.

Clearwater, Fla. -- A male and female were found dead from gunshot wounds at an apartment complex Thursday. A neighbor said she thought the man was in his 40s and the woman in her 30s. Another neighbor was told by police that they suspect a murder-suicide.

Madison, Wis. -- Police say a 34-year-old man was found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound at his home hours after they discovered his 31-year-old estranged wife was the victim of a homicide. Police suspect a murder-suicide. The couple’s divorce was scheduled to be finalized today.

New Orleans, La. -- Police say the 25-year-old owner of an auto-repair shop was likely justified when he fatally shot a 28-year-old man who had made threats and pointed a pistol at him. The victim had come to the shop with a friend who was having a dispute of some sort with the owner about repair work recently done on the friend’s car.

Dayton, Ohio -- A 34-year-old man fatally shot his 32-year-old ex-girlfriend and a 29-year -old man at an apartment early Thursday. The woman’s 10-year-old son saw the shooting and ran to a neighbor’s house to call 911. The suspect was later arrested.

Charlotte, N.C. -- One person was shot and killed about 5:45 a.m. today.

Laveen, Ariz. -- A 41-year-old man and his girlfriend were found dead inside a home following a several-hours-long standoff with police yesterday morning. Nine shots were fired during the incident, none by police. They are not looking for any suspects.

Camden, N.J. -- An 11-year-old girl was shot in the face by her 27-year-old father in her home about 9:30 p.m. yesterday. The father then tried to shoot a 28-year-old man who was also in the house, but the gun jammed. The man managed to get the gun and fire it at the father, hitting him in the buttocks. The father fled on foot but was later arrested. The girl is in critical but stable condition at a local hospital.

Akron, Ohio -- A 59-year-old woman driving her car was shot in the shoulder. The incident happened after she came upon two men walking in a street and she flashed her headlights at them as a warning she was coming. The men moved to the side of the street but, as she drove past, one of them shot at her several times. Her injuries do not appear to be life threatening.

Vancouver, Wash. -- A man was shot more than once inside an apartment after an intruder entered it about 1 a.m. this morning. The victim and occupants of the apartment managed to get out. Police are looking for the suspect.

Oakland, Calif. -- A gunman opened fire on a man pumping gas at a service station about 11 a.m. today, missing the man but hitting his car and a city bus a block away, showering the passengers with broken glass. A woman pumping gas at the time also had her car hit.

Miami, Fla. -- A mother of two was shot in the face during a robbery outside a restaurant about 5:30 p.m. yesterday. A 20-year-old man has been arrested. The woman said the suspect approached at gunpoint and demanded her purse. When she handed it over, the suspect shot her and fled on foot. The woman is in stable condition.

Miami Gardens, Fla. -- A 26-year-old man was shot in the shoulder while sitting on bench waiting for a bus about 8:15 p.m. yesterday. He was in stable condition.

Trenton, N.J. -- Shots were fired and a man was hit in the arm in front of a convenience store about 1 p.m. today. The man was gone when police arrived. They will be checking local hospitals.

St. Paul, Minn. -- A 51-year-old man threatened his 15-year-old daughter by pointing an AK-47 rifle at her because the girl’s school report-card included two B's rather than straight A's. He also pointed the gun at his wife during the incident, which occurred January 17, but has just come to light. The father said the gun wasn't loaded and he had checked the chamber beforehand.

Salt Lake City, Utah -- No one was injured when a guard for a private security firm accidentally discharged his weapon about noon Sunday while working at the main public library downtown. The gun went off when the guard was in a first-floor security office and before the library was opened to the public. The bullet went through two walls and embedded in a third.

January 24, 2013 edition

Kansas City, Mo. -- A 93-year-old man shot and killed and his 95-year-old wife before attempting unsuccessfully to take his own life with a knife about 7 a.m. yesterday. The couple had been arguing. The man is in serious but stable condition. He has been charged with second-degree murder.

Seminole, Texas -- After a two-hour standoff, police found a man dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. The incident began as a domestic disturbance between the man and his wife in their house.

Atlanta, Ga. -- A 25-year-old man was fatally shot about 12:45 a.m. Wednesday. The incident started with a fist fight between two groups Tuesday night. The fight broke up, but the groups met again a few house later and a shot was fired striking the victim in the back and head.

Chicago, Ill. -- A 35-year-old man who was shot on a street shortly after 6 p.m. last night was pronounced dead about four hours later at a local hospital. Police say two men exited a vehicle and one of them opened fire, hitting the victim at least five times.

Joliet, Ill. -- A 24-year-old man was fatally shot outside his house and a 23-year-old man was seriously wounded as they were getting into a car about 6:15 p.m. Tuesday. They were struck by bullets fired from a passing vehicle.

Trenton, N.J. --  A man was found fatally shot in the head inside a home about 7:30 p.m. yesterday.

Clare County, Mich. -- A 68-year-old man was found fatally shot in his home last Friday. A 32-year-old woman was in custody.

Indianapolis, Ind. -- A man was fatally shot about 5:15 p.m. yesterday. He was hit four times.

Syracuse, NY -- The 77-year-old baseball coach at a college preparatory school was shot about 7:30 p.m. yesterday during a holdup at a liquor store that has been part of the man’s family for more than 60 years. He was shot in the eye and is listed in serious condition.

Pittsburgh, Penn. -- A man apparently attempting to rob a home was shot and killed about 6 p.m. yesterday. A young man who lived at the home answered a knock at the door to see a masked man holding a gun. When the young man tried to close the door, the gunman fired a shot through the door, grazing the resident in the head. A friend of the resident then grabbed his own gun and shot the masked man.

Fountain, Col. -- A 3-year-old boy accidentally shot himself in the foot after finding a handgun in the bedroom of his parents.

Birmingham, Ala. -- A 20-year-old man was shot in the head as he drove along a street about 5 p.m. yesterday. He is expected to survive.

Savannah, Ga. -- A man was shot once at an apartment complex Wednesday evening. Police say an altercation with an acquaintance led to the shooting. His injuries were not life-threatening.

San Diego, Calif. -- A male was found shot about 8:10 p.m. Wednesday outside an apartment building. His condition was reported as life threatening.

New Orleans, La. -- A woman was shot in the abdomen and a man shot in the arm around 5:30 p.m. yesterday. No report yet on their condition.

Chicago, Ill. -- A 38-year-old man was shot in the leg and a 30-year-old man was shot in the arm about 9 p.m. yesterday. They were listed in good condition at a local hospital.

Amarillo, Texas --  After driving to a motel parking lot about 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, a man got out of his vehicle and shot through the window of an unoccupied room. Police are investigating.

Longmont, Col. -- A man told police on Jan. 16 that he had lost his .380 semi-automatic pistol while riding his motorized scooter through a neighborhood. That prompted police to search his route in hopes of finding the gun, but the effort was unsuccessful. Yesterday, the man contacted police to say he found the gun between some couch cushions in his home.

Augusta, Kan. -- A couple who operated a combined gun store and beauty shop pleaded guilty to federal firearms violations yesterday. The man, 51-years-old, pleaded guilty to one count of dealing firearms without a license; his 42-year old wife pleaded guilty to one count of failing to keep records of firearms transactions.

January 23, 2013 edition

Akron, Oh. -- A 4-year-old boy in a car is dead after suffering from a gunshot wound. About 9:30 this morning, a male motorist flagged down a sheriff’s deputy to say his 4-year-old son had been shot in the head. It appeared that the bullet was fired from inside the car and that it exited the through the roof.

Kansas City, Mo. -- A 4-year-old girl has died after she was accidentally shot in the head by another child earlier this month. The girl's father told police he owned the gun and forgot that he left it in the living room.

Savannah, Ga. -- A 21-year-old woman -- a student at a local college -- was shot to death in her car outside her apartment around 7 p.m. Monday. She was found lying on the ground next to the vehicle.

Humphreys County, Tenn. -- Police say an elementary school principal and her husband were shot before a fire razed their home on January 16. A third victim at the scene has not yet been identified, but authorities believe it is the couples son. A gun was found at the scene. Police do not suspect an outside party was involved in the shooting and fire.

Savannah, Ga. -- A 17-year-old boy was shot and killed in front of a house about 6:45 p.m. last night. He was shot multiple times.

Hapeville, Ga. -- A man arriving home with his girlfriend was shot and killed about 9:45 p.m. yesterday. The couple was approached by two suspects who got out of a vehicle and attempted to rob them.

Memphis, Tenn. -- A man was shot and killed and another wounded shortly after midnight Tuesday morning. The wounded man was listed in non-critical condition.

Indianapolis, Ind. -- One person is dead and another in critical condition after a shooting just after midnight this morning.

Rocky River, Ohio — A 39-year-old man was fatally shot about 10 p.m. yesterday. A 43-year-old friend he was walking with was wounded. Police say the incident occurred when a car passed by them and words were exchanged between the two men and the occupants in the car. The car proceeded down the street before turning around and returning. Shots were then fired from the car, striking the men.

Nashville, Tenn. -- A man with a pistol in his hand was found dead of an apparent suicide in his car in the parking lot of the FBI office Tuesday morning.

Forestville, Md. -- Police found a 21-year-old man dead from an apparent gunshot wound about 3 a.m. Monday.

Newbold, Wis. -- After he was pursued by a sheriff’s deputy, a man stopped his car before stepping out and turning a gun on himself. The man died at the scene about 11 p.m. Monday. Family members had earlier been concerned about the man’s safety and asked the sheriff's department to look for the man’s car.

Carlsbad, N.M. -- A bullet fired in a drive-by shooting wounded a 6-year-old girl as she slept in bed about 3:45 a.m. Monday. Two 14-year-old boys and a 17-year-old male were arrested yesterday for firing a .45-caliber handgun at several houses in the neighborhood.

New Orleans, La. -- A 17-year-old boy standing at a bus stop was shot in the leg about 9:30 p.m. yesterday after a car approached and the occupants opened fire. The victim’s injuries were not considered life-threatening.

SeaTac, Wash. -- A young man was shot in the back while playing video games in an apartment after at least three gunshots were fired from outside the building about 10 p.m. last night. Police suspect the shots came from a high-powered firearm because the bullets passed through several walls before entering the boy’s apartment. He is expected to recover.

Memphis, Tenn. -- A man told his 87-year-old mother that he was going to kill her, then he pointed an assault rifle at her and pulled the trigger, but the gun jammed and did not fire. Police arrested him.

New Orleans, La. -- One man was shot in the back and another shot in the arm during a drive-by shooting about 11 p.m. yesterday. The injuries did not  appear to be life-threatening.

Houston, Texas -- A clerk -- a 69-year-old man -- was shot in the leg during a robbery at a convenience store about 10:10 p.m. last night. The injury is considered non life-threatening

Oklahoma City, Ok. -- An employee of a used-car dealership was shot after he confronted someone acting suspiciously about 8 a.m. today. The victim’s condition was not known.

Little Rock Ark. -- Police found a 33-year-old woman in her residence with two gunshot wounds to the leg.

Wallace, Idaho -- After pleaded guilty to firing two shots at a helicopter because it was flying too close to where he was hunting, a 58-year-old man has been sentenced to at least a year in prison. Both shots hit the aircraft, one of them striking the steering mechanism. The pilot, who was flying to monitor controlled burns in the area, was able to land the helicopter safely. The shooter said he had been drinking prior to the shooting.

January 22, 2013 edition

Bolder City, Nev. -- A Las Vegas police officer apparently shot himself after killing his wife and child and setting their home on fire. Three bodies, one of them a little boy, were recovered after the fire was extinguished.

Sharon, Penn. -- A 17-year-old boy was shot in the chest at a house about 12:07 a.m. Sunday. He died at a hospital about two hours later. A 19-year-old male has been arrested. Police say as many as 20 people were in the house at the time of the shooting.

Park Hills, Mo. -- Two people are dead at a home after a man shot another man and then turned the gun on himself about 2 a.m. Sunday. Police believe a woman witnessed the shootings.

Oklahoma City, Ok. -- A man who was house sitting was found shot to death inside the house about 1:25 a.m. this morning.

Trenton, N.J. -- A 35-year-old man was shot and killed yesterday afternoon outside an apartment complex.

Houston, Texas -- A man died at a local hospital after he was shot at a home about 10 p.m. last night.

Connell, Wash. -- A 30-year-old man was fatally shot at a home Thursday night. Police are looking for the ex-husband of the victim’s girlfriend.

Birmingham, Ala. -- A man reported as shot in the January 20th edition of this diary was later pronounce dead.

Prince George’s County, Md. -- A 16-year-old boy was shot and killed early Sunday as he walked from a house to a car. A woman who lives on the block said there had been a loud party at the house.

Antioch, Calif. -- A 36-year-old man was found shot to death about 6 a.m. today. His body was lying on a sidewalk, next to a bicycle.

Oak Hills, W.Va. -- An 46-year-old man was found dead in an apartment on Monday.

El Sereno, Calif. -- A 27-year-old man was fatally shot while buying food from a taco truck about 10 p.m. Saturday. The victim got into an argument with another man who then left and later returned to shoot the victim several times before fleeing in a car.

Prince George’s County, Md. -- A 21-year-old man was found dead on a street from an apparent gunshot wound about 3 a.m. yesterday.

Thomasville, N.C. -- A 38-year-old man was found shot to death in his home Saturday night. Police have identified a person of interest but no charges have yet been filed.

Brentwood, Calif. -- Four teenagers, ranging in age from 13 to 16, were wounded in a drive-by shooting about 6 p.m. yesterday. The boys were standing on a sidewalk in front of a home when they were hit by bullets from a passing car. All four are expected to survive.

Spring Hill, Kan. -- A woman told police she accidentally shot herself in the face about 9:45 a.m. today. She was not seriously injured. Another person at the home fled from police.

North Harris County, Texas -- Several people were shot at a community college about 12:30 p.m. today. Witnesses say two males were arguing when one of them pulled a gun and opened fire. At least three people were wounded, including one of the men involved in the argument. More than 10,000 students were at the campus at the time of the shooting.

Minot, N.D. -- A 31-year-old man was arrested on an attempted murder charge for shooting his roommate after they argued Sunday night.

New Haven, Conn. -- Police were at the scene of a shooting that occurred just before 11:15 a.m. this morning.

Oakland, Calif. -- A 19-year-old man was shot yesterday. His injuries are considered life-threatening.

Oakland, Calif. -- An undercover detective sitting in a car investigating a shooting was himself shot in the arm about 6:22 p.m. yesterday. He was treated at a local hospital and released

Durham, N.C. -- Two people were shot about 3:45 p.m. Monday.

Durham, N.C. -- A 24-year-old man was shot in the head during a drive-by shooting about 5:45 p.m. He was listed with critical injuries.

Orlando, Fla. -- A 16-year-old boy might be paralyzed from the waist down after he was accidentally shot about 5:15 p.m. yesterday while playing basketball at a local park. A 17-year-old boy was handling a gun nearby when it accidentally fired and struck the victim.

Seattle, Wash. -- A male on a street was shot in the stomach about 3 a.m. this morning. No report on the condition of the victim.

Memphis, Tenn. -- A man and woman were shot about 7:20 p.m. yesterday. The woman was in critical condition; the man in non-critical condition.

Montgomery, Ala. -- A woman was shot in the chest at a motel about 11:10 a.m. this morning. She was with two men when one of them shot her. She is listed in stable condition at a local hospital.

Chicago, Ill. -- A 19-year-old man was shot in the abdomen and seriously injured about 10:40 p.m. yesterday. Police believe the shooting was connected to a personal dispute.

New Orleans, La. -- Five males standing outside a small grocery store were wounded in a drive-by shooting Monday afternoon. None of the injuries were life-threatening.

Marrero, La. -- A man was shot on a street. The victim's injuries are not life-threatening.

Jacksonville, Fla. -- A man and woman were shot about 12:15 a.m. this morning.

Nashville, Tenn. -- A shooting was reported about 4 p.m. yesterday.

Sanford, Fla. -- Police responded to six separate shooting incidents on Saturday and Sunday. No one was reported injured.

Queens, NY -- A 25-year-old Connecticut man heading for a vacation in Cancun with his girlfriend was arrested at JFK Airport yesterday for allegedly carrying a loaded semiautomatic handgun in his backpack. It had one round in its chamber and up to seven more in the magazine. The man said he has a carry permit for Connecticut and he brings the gun to work for protection.

Orlando, Fla. -- A 51-year-old man was arrested yesterday after TSA officers found a loaded .32-caliber Beretta handgun in his carry-on luggage. The man told police he forgot the gun was in his bag.

Spanish Fork, Utah -- A man was jailed after allegedly firing six shots into another driver’s car during a road rage incident about 8:30 p.m. Friday. The shots missed the intended victim.

Big Beaver, Penn. -- A man drove alongside another motorist about 6:30 a.m. on Saturday and fired shots at him, missing the intended victim. Police say the shooting was related to an ongoing feud between the two men.

January 21, 2013 edition

Cleveland, Ohio -- A 6-year-old girl is dead after accidentally shooting herself in the face at her home about 1:45 p.m. Saturday.

McDonough, Ga. -- A 14-year-old boy accidentally shot and killed his 15-year-old brother at their home about 2:40 p.m. Saturday. The brothers and a friend who was spending the night found their mother’s unloaded handgun and one of the boys apparently loaded the weapon.

Grapevine, Texas -- A 16-year-old girl was having a birthday party at home about 10 p.m. Saturday when her 44 year-old mother was shot and killed by her 43-year-old father -- the woman’s estranged husband -- near the front door after an argument. The father then fatally shot himself in the head on the front lawn.

Baton Rouge, La. -- Five or six five people were in a house examining a rifle when it accidentally discharged, killing an 18-year-old man about 2:10 a.m. Saturday. The bullet struck him in the chest.

Lawton, Ok. -- Two men, one of them a soldier based at Fort Sill, Ok., were fatally shot about 2:30 a.m. Sunday in the parking lot of a gentlemen's club. A man shot the soldier during an argument. A security guard at the club then tackled and shot the gunman, killing him.

Baton Rouge, La. -- A 33-year-old man was shot and killed about 4 a.m. Sunday. A group of people were arguing on a street when the man was shot.

Philadelphia, Penn. -- A 22-year-old man was fatally shot in the head at a home around 5 a.m. this morning. He was arguing with another man just before the shooting.

Memphis, Tenn. -- A man was shot and killed about 10 p.m. Saturday. The victim was sitting in his car with two other men when three suspects approached and demanded money. One of the suspects then shot the victim.

Montgomery, Ala. -- A 32-year-old man was fatally shot just after midnight Sunday. He was struck multiple times and later pronounced dead at a local hospital. An 18-year-old-man turned himself in to the police and told them he shot the victim after the two had an altercation.

Little Rock, Ark. -- A man was found shot dead on the side of a highway about 10 p.m. yesterday.

Oklahoma City, Ok. -- A mother and her 13-year-old son were shot in an apartment about 7 p.m. yesterday. The injuries were considered non-life threatening.

Wisconsin Rapids, Wis. --  A 53-year-old man clearing his weapon at a rifle range accidentally shot and critically injured his 25-year-old son about 3 p.m. Saturday.

Forest Grove, Or. -- An off-duty city police officer, having a domestic dispute with his wife, shot a county sheriff's deputy responding to the incident. The injury was considered non-life- threatening. The woman and the couple's 6-year-old daughter were not hurt.

Atlanta, Ga. -- A man shot his girlfriend at a home about 10 p.m. Saturday. The woman dropped a child she was holding when she was shot, slightly injuring the child. They both were treated and released from a local hospital.

Chicago, Ill. -- A 23-year-old man driving on an expressway was shot in the arm about 9:30 p.m. yesterday. The man drove to a hospital where he was treated and released.

Cleveland, Ohio -- A man shot at a Cleveland police officer about 10:15 a.m. today, hitting the officer in his protective vest. He is being examined at a local hospital.

Chattanooga, Tenn. -- Three people -- a 21-year-old man, a 24-year-old man, and a 19-year-old woman -- were shot Sunday night at a corner market. The suspect fled the scene. The injuries were not believed to be life-threatening

Downey, Calif. -- Someone was shot outside a restaurant about 8:30 last night. No word on their condition.

Little rock, Ark. -- Two people were shot at an apartment about 4 p.m. yesterday.

Baltimore, Md. -- A 54-year-old man was shot in the torso around 5:30 p.m. yesterday.

Baltimore, Md. -- Someone was shot on a street about 10 p.m. yesterday. The injuries are not life-threatening.

Overland Park, Kan. -- A road-rage incident led to gunshots about 7:30 a.m. today. Two cars were cutting each other off when the driver of one of the cars shot at the other. No one was injured.

Originally posted to Tom Begnal on Sun Jan 27, 2013 at 10:55 AM PST.

Also republished by Repeal or Amend the Second Amendment (RASA) and Shut Down the NRA.

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