January 5, 2013 edition
Aurora, Co. -- Four people were killed this morning including a gunman who held police at bay for several hours in a townhouse. The gunman allegedly shot and killed two men and a woman in the house. It is not yet known if the shooter turned a gun on himself or if he was shot and killed by police.
The Bronx, N.Y. -- A 59-year-old woman was killed and her 22-year-old daughter wounded when the daughter’s boyfriend shot them both around 1 p.m. Thursday.
Jacksonville, Fla. -- A man was shot to death on a street about 7 p.m. Friday.
Queens, N.Y. -- Two men were shot, one fatally, inside a restaurant about 2:10 a.m. Saturday. One of them, in his 20s or 30s, was dead at the scene with a gunshot wound to the chest. The other man, 38-years old, had a gunshot wound to the abdomen. He is in stable condition in a local hospital.
Pine Bluff, Ark. -- Police found a 20-year-old man shot multiple times lying between two homes on Thursday afternoon. He died later at a nearby hospital.
New York, N.Y. -- Police responding to a call about 9:10 p.m. Friday found a 16-year-old boy dead from a gunshot wound to the chest.
Bethany, Ok. -- Police responding to a call at an apartment complex around 12:30 p.m. Thursday found a man with a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the chest. He died at a nearby hospital.
Kissimee, Fla. -- A 32-year-old woman and her 9-year-old son were shot about 7 p.m. this morning while in their car waiting for a daycare center to open. Witnesses heard shots and saw a vehicle leave the area at the time of the incident. The wounds are considered non-life threatening.
Milwaukee, Wis. -- Two 37-year-old men were shot about 12:45 a.m. this morning.
Coram, N.Y. -- A 20-year-old man was shot once in the torso about 10:30 p.m. Friday night.
Pittsburgh, Penn. -- A 13-year-old boy on a street was shot in the stomach about 9:50 p.m. last night.
Charlotte, N. C. -- A woman called 911 early Friday evening saying her brother had just shot her niece. Responding police found a man shot in the leg and a woman injured by a bullet that grazed her ankle.
Fallbrook, Calif. -- A woman came across a car-crash scene just before 1 p.m. Thursday and found a man in the car suffering from three gunshot wounds. He is expected to recover.
Chicago, Ill. -- A 58-year-old man walking on a street was shot in the head about 3:45 p.m. Friday. He is in stable condition at a local hospital.
Chicago, Ill. -- An 18-year-old woman was grazed by a bullet Friday night. She was walking in a group when someone exited a car and fired at them. The shooter then got back in the car and drove away.
Chicago, Ill. -- About 5:35 p.m. Thursday, a 21-year-old man on a street was shot in the buttocks.
Chicago, Ill. -- A 32-year-old man with a gunshot wound walked into a hospital about 9:30 p.m. Friday .
Chicago, Ill. -- Two men, ages 21 and 23, were shot early Saturday morning. The men, along with two others, were inside a car when someone drove by and began shooting. The victims are in critical condition at local hospitals.
Chicago, Ill. -- Two men, ages 22 and 24, suffered leg wounds when they were shot on a street around 12:15 a.m. Saturday. They are expected to survive.
Deptford Township, N.J. -- One person is hospitalized after a street shooting about 5 a.m. this morning.
Rock Hill, N.C. -- A bullet was fired into a house Thursday evening. A man and his mother in the home at the time were unhurt.
January 4, 2013 edition
Marion County, Fla. -- A 20-year-old woman is in critical condition and her 6-month-old son is dead after she shot the child and then turned the gun on herself early Friday.
Anchorage, Aka. -- A 24-year-old man shot and killed his wife Wednesday after she had the state Office of Children’s Services take custody of their toddler.
Hayden, Idaho -- A 43-year-old man shot and killed his 48-year-old wife before shooting himself Thursday morning.
Boulder, Co. -- Police found a 37-year-old man in his home with a gunshot wound to his chest. He was pronounced dead at the scene. A 34-year-old female friend of the victim has been arrested.
Brandon, Fla. -- On Monday or Tuesday, a 49-year-old man shot his 44-year-old girlfriend before shooting himself. The man’s parents found the bodies about 7 p.m. Thursday.
Detroit, Mich. -- A 24-year-old man was shot to death during an apparent robbery about 1:50 a.m. today. A 21-year-old female companion was not injured.
San Diego, Calif. -- Police responded to a fatal shooting at an apartment complex about 2:45 p.m. Thursday. The victim had at least one gunshot wound to the head.
San Diego, Calif. -- Police found a man lying in a front yard shortly after 8 p.m. Thursday. He had at least one gunshot wound and died at the scene.
St. Louis, Mo. -- Police were called to the scene outside a store Thursday night after an employee and his acquaintance were shot at close range. The acquaintance, who was shot in the head, died at a local hospital. The employee was in stable condition.
Chicago, Ill. -- A 62-year-old man visiting from South Korea suffered a graze wound to the head while walking a dog about 9:45 a.m. Thursday.
Macon, Ga. -- A 37-year-old woman was shot in the shoulder Thursday when a man attempted to rob her.
South Fulton County, Ga. -- A woman was shot multiple times by burglars who broke into her home just before midnight on Thursday. She is in stable condition at a local hospital.
Charlotte, N.C. -- A person walked into a fire station Thursday afternoon looking for help after being shot. The victim had potentially life-threatening injuries.
New York, N.Y. -- Three police officers were wounded in two separate shooting incidents.
Lenoir, N.C. -- Shots were fired into a home about 12:15 a.m. Wednesday morning in a drive-by shooting incident. Police arrested three people in connection with the shooting.
Chicago, Ill. -- A 39-year-old man was shot in the leg and a 19-year-old woman suffered a graze wound about 1:40 p.m. Thursday.
Chicago, Ill. -- A 28-year-old man was shot in the back about 4:30 p.m. Thursday. He is in serious condition at a local hospital.
Chicago, Ill. -- A 21-year-old man was shot and seriously wounded about 6:35 p.m. Thursday.
Chicago, Ill. -- A 50-year-old man was shot in the leg and abdomen about 10:10 p.m. Thursday.
Orlando, Fla. -- An unknown gunman opened fire at youths playing basketball at a community center park about 3:30 p.m. Thursday. A search by police found a semi-automatic, .22-caliber handgun with one cartridge remaining in the magazine.
Gladstone, Mo. -- Police are investigating the shooting of two men at an apartment complex early this morning.
Oakland, Calif. -- Two men, ages 28 and 33, were shot about 12:50 a.m. Thursday. They are being treated at a local hospital
Akron, Oh. -- Police are investigating three shootings that took place on Wednesday night.
Brentwood, Tenn. -- A fight between two intoxicated men in a hotel parking lot Thursday night ended with one of them shot in his hand.
January 3, 2013 edition
Baltimore, Md. -- A 10-year-old girl hit by gunshots that rang out on New Year's Eve has died. Police believe she was hit by a stray bullet as area residents fired off guns to celebrate the new year. The girl was outside watching fireworks when she suddenly collapsed as a bullet fell from the sky and lodged in her brain.
Charlotte, N.C. -- On Tuesday night a 19-year-old was shot and killed and another man wounded.
Paterson, N.J. -- A 42-year-old man fired two shots at a 30-year-old woman in an apartment, killing her, then he shot and killed himself about 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. Police say the two might have been romantically involved.
Lorain, Ohio -- A 33-year-old man died Tuesday of wounds suffered in an early morning shooting at a gas station. Three others were wounded with injuries considered non-life threatening. The incident apparently resulted from an earlier altercation at a club.
Eureka Springs, Ark. -- A 21-year-old woman was shot and killed in her apartment Monday. An 18-year-old male was arrested as a possible suspect.
Dickson, Tenn. -- A man is dead and another hospitalized after a Tuesday night shooting at a hotel.
Clay County, Fla. -- A man and a woman, both 23-years old, were found dead in a condominium about 6:45 p.m. Wednesday in what appears to be a murder-suicide. Police said the man shot the woman before killing himself.
Denver, Col. -- Two men were shot, one fatally, in a home about 9:40 p.m. Tuesday. A woman with three young children lives there and all were at the house during the shooting.
Chicago, Ill. -- The owner of a muffler shop was killed during a robbery by two armed men Wednesday night. The owner, a male, was shot in the back while running from his attackers.
Chicago, Ill. -- A 19-year-old man was shot in the head and killed as he drove on South Union Avenue about 2:35 p.m. on Wednesday.
Los Vegas, Nev. -- A 33-year-old man -- wanted in Texas for the recent shooting death of his 34-year-old wife -- shot and killed himself Wednesday as authorities closed in on him. The couple was going through a divorce.
Indianapolis, Ind. -- About 8 p.m. Wednesday a 25-year-old man was found on a street dead from a gunshot. A man believed to be connected to the shooting is in a local hospital with a gunshot wound.
Harris County, Texas -- A shooting at an apartment complex about 12:30 p.m. Wednesday afternoon has left a woman dead and a man critically wounded.
Philadelphia, Penn. -- Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man just before midnight.
Norwalk, Calif. -- Police found the body of man on a street about 4 a.m. Wednesday. He had been shot.
Detroit, Mich. -- A 48-year-old cab driver is dead and a 46-year-old woman passenger is in critical condition following a shooting at about 4:30 a.m. this morning. Police said an argument between the cab driver and a male passenger led to the incident. The passenger fired shots, striking the driver and woman.
Miami, Fla. -- Police are investigating the shooting of a 5-year-old boy Wednesday morning. Three men inside the apartment where the boy was shot are in custody. The boy is recuperating at a local hospital.
Avondale, La. -- A 25-year-old woman driving home from work about 4 a.m. Tuesday morning was shot in the leg when she drove past an apparent shootout between two moving vehicles. She is expected to recover.
Chicago, Ill. -- A 25-year-old man was on a street when he was shot in the leg by one of two men wearing ski masks.
Chicago, Ill. -- A 32 year-old man was shot by a cousin who lives with the man’s mother. The two were arguing on a street when the cousin, a 23-year-old male, shot the man seven times. The victim is in critical condition.
Houston, Texas -- Police say at least three people were wounded in a drive-by shooting outside a house during a party.
Indianapolis, Ind. -- A 33-year-old man was shot and wounded about 4:30 a.m. Wednesday while inside his vehicle. A man in another vehicle pulled up to his car and shot the victim several times, striking him once in the arm.
Baltimore, Md. -- A 30-year-old man suffered a gunshot wound to the arm around 7 p.m. Wednesday on West Fayette Street. He was taken to a local hospital with unknown injuries.
Tulsa, Ok. -- A 31-year-old man is hospitalized in critical condition after he was shot in a robbery attempt outside a townhouse about 10 p.m. Wednesday.
Milwaukee, Wis. -- A 19-year-old man was shot on a street around 8:25 p.m. Wednesday. He was treated at a local hospital.
Chapel Hill, N.C. -- A man was shot about 3:30 a.m. Tuesday during a fight outside a restaurant. Police are looking for three men in connection to the shooting.
Point Pleasant, W.Va. -- Two men are hospitalized after they were shot by another man at an apartment complex about 7 p.m. on Tuesday. An argument led to one of the men firing a shotgun through a window and into the kitchen.
January 1, 2013 edition
Sacramento, Calif.-- Two people are dead and three people hurt after a New Year's Eve shooting.
Lake Conroe, Texas -- A 58-year-old businessman has been charged in the shooting death of his 56-year-old wife at their home. Police arrived at a gated subdivision about 7 p.m. Sunday and found the women dead with multiple gunshot wounds to her upper torso and head. Police said the family had just returned from a trip and the shooting occurred after an argument.
Rusk County, Wis. -- A 65-year-old man has been arrested in the shooting death on Sunday of a 65-year-old woman.
Augusta, Ga. -- A 21-year-old man was fatally shot outside a nightclub around 2:30 a.m. Monday night. The incident apparently started as an argument inside the club and it moved out to the parking lot. The man killed was not part of the argument and was believed to be an innocent bystander.
Philadelphia, Penn. -- A 17-year-old male was shot in the head early Tuesday morning after an argument at a house party.
Durham, N.C. -- A 33-year-old man was shot and killed on a street early Tuesday morning by an unknown suspect.
Indianapolis, Ind. -- Police found a man lying face down on the floor of a residence about 5:20 a.m. this morning. They suspect he opened the back door and was shot. He was pronounced dead on arrival at a local hospital.
Newark, N.J. -- A 20-year-old man was killed in a shooting Monday afternoon. A bystander -- a 33-year-old woman -- was wounded.
Montgomery, Ala. -- A man burglarizing a home Monday morning is wanted in connection with the shooting death of a 19-year-old man in the home.
Philadelphia, Penn. -- A man was shot and killed on a street early Tuesday morning. Police say the death might have been related to a fight in the area.
Houston, Texas -- A 29-year-old man was shot and killed late Sunday outside a convenience store.
Cleveland, Oh. -- After getting a call reporting shots fired in the area, police early Monday morning found a wounded man on a front porch. He died at the scene.
Kansas City, Mo. -- A 27-year-old man was found on Sunday afternoon shot to death inside a car parked.
LaPlace, La. -- A 27-year-old man is dead from multiple gunshot wounds. He was found about 11 a.m. Monday morning lying on the edge of a clearing near the end of a street.
Memphis, Tenn. -- A 6-year-old girl was wounded Monday night in a shooting at an apartment complex. The girl’s mother said gunfire erupted near her apartment. The child was in an upstairs bedroom when she was struck.
Jacksonville, Fla. -- Police believe celebratory gunfire struck an eight-year -old boy in the foot as he waited with his family to see the downtown fireworks display on New Year’s Eve.
St. Petersburg, Fla. -- A 57-year-old woman was shot in the hand by a stray bullet just after midnight New Year’s Eve as she sat on a patio at the St. Pete Yacht Club. Celebratory gunfire is the likely cause of the incident.
Nashville, Tenn. -- A 44-year-old-man was shot twice -- in the leg and back -- and taken to the hospital early Monday morning with critical injuries.
Lorain, Oh. -- A 30-year-old man was shot twice in the leg during a fight outside a bar early Sunday morning.
Indianapolis, Ind. -- A shooting late Monday night in the parking lot of a fast-food restaurant left one person critically injured. The victim was shot in the chest.
Birmingham, Ala. -- A man in his 20s has a potentially fatal injury after he was shot early Monday morning outside a restaurant. The shooting is believed related to a fight.
O'Fallon, Mo.-- A 49-year-old man is facing charges after he became drunk and began shooting a 12-gauge shotgun outside his mobile home about 11:30 p.m. Sunday. One round hit his front porch, two other rounds hit an adjacent mobile home occupied by eight people, including an infant who was asleep in a bedroom.
Belmont, N.C. -- A police officer and a woman were shot in an incident late Monday night. The injuries are not considered life threatening.
Chicago, Ill. -- A 22-year-old man was shot in the leg early Tuesday morning while attending a party at a home.
Chicago, Ill. -- A man and woman were shot on a street early Tuesday morning. The man was shot in the back and woman was shot in the thigh.
Chicago, Ill. -- A 29-year-old man involved in a bar fight was shot in the mouth and shoulder early Tuesday morning . He was taken in good condition to a local hospital.
Renton, Wash. -- A 27-year-old man shot outside an apartment complex around 8 p.m. Monday night is in serious condition at a hospital.
Hartford, Conn. -- A man riding in the back of a car was shot in the head early Tuesday morning. He is listed in good condition at a nearby hospital.
Tampa, Fla. -- Police are investigating a Monday evening shooting that injured a 33-year-old woman. She is in stable condition at a hospital.
McKeesport, Penn. -- Four people were shot early Tuesday morning.
Pittsburgh, Penn. -- A male was shot in the leg outside a liquor store around 6:30 p.m. Monday.
Jacksonville, Fla. -- Two men suffered gunshot wounds in the leg after an argument at a house Sunday night.
December 31, 2012 edition
Prairieville, La. -- A 14-year-old boy has been arrested in the accidental shooting death of a 13-year-old boy in a mobile home.
Denton County, Texas -- A man shot his wife before fatally shooting himself in an attempted murder-suicide late Saturday.
New Orleans, La. -- A 32-year-old man was found shot to death outside a church in the 9th Ward on Sunday morning. He is survived by two children, ages 13 and 9.
Smyrna, Ga. -- One person is dead after a Sunday night shooting. Someone knocked at the front door of a home and a resident of the home refused to open it. The unwelcome visitor then fired several shots before fleeing. At least one shot entered a bedroom, striking and killing someone inside.
Butte, Montana -- The boyfriend of a missing 41-year-old Anaconda, Montana woman was found dead in Missoula on Saturday, apparently of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Chicago, Ill. -- The body of a 19-year-old man was found in an alley about 11:30 a.m. Sunday morning. He was shot several times.
Chicago, Ill. -- Police said someone walked up to a car about 10:10 p.m. and shot the three people sitting inside, killing one of them. The dead victim, a 19-year-old man, was shot in the abdomen. The other two are still alive -- a 19-year-old shot in the face and shoulder, and a 25-year-old man shot in the back and buttocks.
Hattiesburg, Miss. -- A 19-year-old man at an apartment complex was shot in the chest and killed.
Detroit, Mich. -- Police arrested two men, ages 20 and 21, in connection with a shooting two months ago that killed a 27-year-old man and injured a 4-year-old boy, a 26-year-old man. and a 31-year-old woman. The two men are accused of opening fire on the four victims as they sat on a front porch.
Miami, Fla. -- Police on Sunday were still looking for the man suspected of shooting and killing his 42-year-old ex-girlfriend outside a drugstore Friday afternoon. According to police, the man confronted the victim, then taunted and shot her several multiple times.
Newark, N.J. -- A 22-year-old man was shot and killed on a street and a 26-year-old man was wounded early Monday morning.
Shawnee, Okla. -- Two men have been arrested in connection with the shooting death of a man whose body was found near a dam on Saturday.
Greensburg, Penn. -- Police arrested three people involved in the shooting of a 24-year-old man found dead in the hallway of a mobile home around 1 p.m. Saturday. The victim was shot multiple times in the head. Police continue to look for the suspect accused of pulling the trigger.
Milwaukee, Wis. -- A 33-year-old man was shot dead in his apartment early Sunday.
New York, N.Y. -- A 24-year-old man was found shot and killed sitting in the passenger seat of a car about 1:40 a.m. Monday morning. He had wounds in the head and neck.
Jacksonville, Fla. -- A man with gunshot wounds was found lying in the front yard of a home about 10 p.m. Sunday night. He died during transport to a local hospital.
Glen Burnie, Md. -- A man, 31-years old, was found fatally wounded in the parking lot of a tavern on Sunday evening.
Escondino, Calif. -- A man in his 20’s was shot and killed by another man during a street fight Sunday night.
Washington, D.C. -- A 23-year-old-man was fatally shot on a street shortly after midnight on Sunday.
Washington, D.C. -- A 22-year-old man was found fatally shot in a car about 8 p.m. Saturday night. Two other men believed to have gunshot wounds from the same incident were later found at a nearby hospital.
Tuscaloosa, Ala. -- An 18-year-old man was shot in the back and killed early Sunday at a Tuscaloosa club.
Fort Smith, Ark. --A 23-year-old man has been arrested in the shooting death of a 21-year-old woman. The man is believed to have fired several shots into a vehicle that the woman was sitting in. She died at a hospital from a gunshot wound in her lower back.
Chicago, Ill. -- An 18-year-old is in critical condition after he was shot in the temple while standing near a bus stop.
Nashville, Tenn. -- A 44-year-old man shot twice, once in the leg and once in the back, is hospitalized with critical injuries.
Jeffersonville, Ind. -- A liquor store clerk is recovering after being shot three times during a robbery on Saturday night.
Baltimore, Md. - Three separate shootings Sunday morning left three people wounded, including two men who were shot in the head.
New Haven, Conn. -- A 14-year old boy was shot and injured about 6:15 p.m. on Sunday evening while standing at a bus stop with several others. The injury is not consider life threatening.
Bibb County, Ga. -- A man was shot and wounded Friday night in the breezeway of an apartment building.
Tucson, Ariz. -- A 32-year-old man was shot early Sunday during a fight in the parking lot of a club. He was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.
December 30, 2012 edition
Detroit, Mich. -- A lunch-hour argument inside a bar turned lethal when two men went outside and started fighting. Shots were fired, killing one of the men.
Biddeford, Maine -- A 19-year-old man and his 18-year-old girlfriend were shot to death inside a house they rented. A third person shot, identified as the man’s mother, has non-life threatening injuries. Police arriving at the house about 7 p.m. Saturday night were held at bay for several hours by a 74-year-old man who owns the house. He was arrested and charged with two counts of murder. Polices are trying to determine if a landlord-tenant issue was related to the shootings.
Houston, Texas -- A man fatally shot himself after allegedly stabbing and killing the mother of his children Saturday morning.
Kenefic, Okla. -- A 24-year-old man died about 9:15 p.m. Friday night after being shot multiple times inside a home. An 18-year-old man has been arrested. Both men were guests in the home.
Jersey City, N.J. -- An unidentified male died about 8 p.m. Saturday evening after being shot several times.
Des Moines, Iowa -- A 27-year-old man was found shot to death near a trash container Saturday evening. A suspect has been arrested.
Durham, N.C. -- Two girls, ages 14 and 12, and a 16-year-old boy have been charged in the shooting death of a 35-year-old man during a carjacking on Friday night.
North Little Rock, Ark. -- Two brothers, ages 20 and 21, were charged with murder in connection with a man found shot to death Thursday night.
Milwaukee, Wis. -- A 33-year-old man was shot and killed early Sunday.
Milwaukee, Wis. -- A 53-year-old grocery store clerk was killed in an apparent robbery Friday night.
Washington, D.C. -- Police believe a man was driving a car when he was shot and killed about 7:15 p.m. Saturday night. Nearby residents reported hearing gunfire just before his car jumped a curb and crashed into a tree.
Brocton, Mass. -- Two men were found dead sitting in a car Saturday afternoon. Each appeared to have a gunshot wound to the chest.
Iowa City, Iowa -- A 23-year-old man reportedly fired a handgun in his residence, then drove to a mall in Coralville, Iowa where he crashed his vehicle into a sporting goods store and fired his gun in the store.
Baltimore, Md. -- A man shot in the head early Sunday morning is expected to survive. Police believe he was in a dispute with another man just before the shooting incident.
Bessemer City, N. C. -- A one-year-old boy was treated for an accidental gunshot wound in the arm at a local hospital Friday night. He was at home with his father and an eight-year-old sibling at the time of the shooting.
Plant City, Fla. -- Two people were arrested after a shooting Saturday afternoon left one man injured.
Baltimore County, Md. -- A 15-year-old male was shot in the upper torso during an attempted robbery about 9 p.m. Saturday night.
Chicago, Ill. -- No one was injured after police fired at a man who pointed a gun at an officer during a traffic stop.
December 29, 2012 edition
Lauderdale Lakes, Fla. -- The father of a 13-year-old girl who was fatally shot on a school bus last month is dead from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Phoenix, Ariz. -- Police called to a domestic dispute late Friday afternoon found a man between 35- to 45-years old shot in the street. He died at the scene.
Sterling, Va. -- The body of a 30-year-old man who had been fatally shot was found in an SUV about 7 p.m. Thursday night.
Gainesville, Ga.-- Employees arriving at a Gainesville car dealership around 7:45 a.m. Friday found a 42-year-old co-worker shot to death inside. A vehicle was stolen from the dealership after the shooting.
York, Penn. -- An early morning shooting at a home party injured six people. A man kicked out of the party later returned and began shooting, prompting others to return fire.
Queens, N.Y.-- A 17-year-old boy was shot and killed early Saturday morning.
Orlando, Fla. -- A 33-year-old man was shot to death in the parking lot of an apartment complex early Friday. He was married and had two children.
Philadelphia, Penn. -- Police found the body of an unidentified man about 20- to 30-years old with a single gunshot wound to the lower back.
Baltimore, Md. -- Police report an 18-year-old man died and two people were shot in two separate shootings on Friday.
Jacksonville, Fla. -- A 3-year-old was wounded in a drive-by shooting Friday night.
Southfield, Mich. -- A 23-year-old man was shot in the leg and robbed at about 5:50 p.m. in a restaurant parking lot.
Terrytown, La. -- A shooting left a man wounded Friday night.
Chicago, Ill. -- A 34-year-old man shot in the abdomen about 6:35 p.m. Friday night was hospitalized in critical condition.
Clairton, Penn. -- A man was shot in the leg Friday night.
Chicago, Ill. -- Two teens were shot overnight in separate incidents.
Madison, Wis. -- A woman tried to shoot her husband but the gun misfired.
Little Rock, Ark. -- Five people were shot at a business early Tuesday morning. One of the victims, a 16-year-old girl, was listed in critical but stable condition.
December 28, 2012 edition
Minneapolis, Minn. -- A man was charged with two felony counts Thursday, two weeks after his 4-year-old son accidentally shot and killed his 2-year-old brother. The 4-year-old was playing with one of his father's eight guns.
Greenwood Village, Colorado -- A man found dead in his apartment Thursday afternoon from a self-inflicted gunshot to the head is a person of interest in the shooting death of a 25-year-old woman Thursday morning. The man worked with the woman at a bank until two weeks ago when he was fired for harassing the woman.
Chicago, Ill. -- A man standing outside a store around 9 p.m. Thursday was killed when someone walked up and shot him in the head.
Pembroke Pines, Fla. -- A woman shot a man outside a shopping center before turning the gun on herself, taking her own life.
New Orleans, La. -- Police reported two separate shooting deaths within about one hour. A man was found shot to death on a sidewalk in the 6th Ward about 4:20 p.m. Thursday afternoon. About an hour earlier, a man in the 7th Ward died outside a house from a shot in the back of the head.
Houma, La. -- Police say a 53-year-old Houma pastor died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound at his home after hitting a 7-year-old boy with his car and leaving the scene. The boy was riding a motor scooter and knocked unconscious but woke up when officers arrived. He was treated for bruises and a concussion and is recovering well.
Philadelphia, Penn. -- Two men were shot in a vehicle on Titan Street. One man died; the other survived and is in critical condition.
Houston, Tex. -- A 44-year-old man has been charged in the shooting deaths of his 35-year-old former girlfriend and her 13-year-old daughter on Christmas Eve morning.
Montgomery, Ala. -- Responding to a shooting in the parking lot of a business about 10 p.m. Thursday, police found an 18-year-old male and a 17-year-old male had both been shot. The 18-year-old was later pronounced dead, the 17-year-old is in stable condition. An initial investigation indicates the shooting stemmed from an argument between the two teens.
Nashville, Tenn. -- An 18-year-old died Thursday, a day after he was robbed and shot in the head in North Nashville.
Akron, Ohio -- A 20-year-old man reported that he was in his apartment about 3 p.m. Thursday when another man pulled out a gun and demanded money. The suspect took the man’s money, shot him in the leg, and ran out of the apartment.
San Diego, Calif. -- A man and woman, both 18-years-old, were shot while sitting in a minivan outside a residence about 10:20 p.m. The wounds are not believed to be life-threatening.
Jacksonville, Fla. -- Several people were involved in an altercation in the parking lot behind a shopping-center pizza restaurant that led to gunfire Thursday night about 10 p.m. One man received a gunshot wound to the hand.
Jacksonville, Fla. -- A 17-year-old was arrested when police discovered he carried a loaded gun into a movie theater Christmas night
Tulsa, Okla. -- A 27-year-old man is hospitalized in serious condition after he was shot multiple times at an apartment complex around 11 p.m. Thursday. The incident started when the man and an acquaintance got into an argument. The acquaintance then fired several rounds from a semiautomatic handgun, hitting the victim in the torso.
December 27, 2012 edition
Conway, S.C. -- A 2-year-old boy died from an accidental self-inflicted gunshot wound on Christmas evening. The gun was on a table and the boy was able to grab it. His father, the owner of the gun, has been charged with involuntary manslaughter.
Chicago, Ill. -- A 32-year-old man died late Wednesday after he was shot in the face, chest and arms in the Gage Park neighborhood.
Pasadena, Calif. -- A 49-year-old L.A. County Sheriff's Department employee and youth sports coach was fatally shot on Christmas Day -- apparently hit by a stray bullet. He was talking to a friend on the street when about nine shots rang out in the neighborhood.
Pembroke Park, Fla. -- A woman at a gun range apparently shot herself Wednesday and later died.
Jacksonville, Fla. -- Police said Thursday morning the body of male appearing to be in his late teens or early 20s was found in a lot near East 27th Street and Evergreen Avenue. He had gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Des Moines, Iowa -- A Des Moines man shot at least six times earlier this month died on Christmas Day. The victim was sitting in a vehicle on December 6th when someone fired several shots into it and fled.
Clifton, N.J. -- A 60-year-old man who shot his 61-year-old wife and himself on Christmas Day has died. The woman remains hospitalized with a bullet wound in the back.
St. Louis, Mo. -- A woman was killed and a man critically injured early today in a double shooting.
Phoenix, Ariz. -- Police are seeking the public's help in finding out who shot and killed a 23-year-old man just before midnight on Christmas Day.
Jacksonville, Fla. -- A drive-by shooting Wednesday night left a man in his mid-20s with life-threatening injuries.
Washington, D.C. -- Four people were shot in separate incidents on Wednesday, one critically.
Macon, Ga. -- A 38-year-old Macon woman is in custody after a Wednesday shooting that wounded her husband in the shoulder. The couple was arguing before the shot was fired.
Kent, Wash. -- A woman was shot in the hand after her ex-husband drove his pickup into a home and fired a gun before driving away. It was reported that three children were in the home at the time of the incident.
Three Points, Ariz. -- A 61-year-old woman was shot in the chest Wednesday afternoon during a home invasion. The woman shot her gun at the attackers, but it is not known if she hit anyone. Although in critical condition, her injuries did not appear to be life-threatening.
San Diego, Calif. -- Police are looking for the person who shot and wounded a man on a boat in a marina early Thursday.
Lemon Grove, Calif. -- A bullet fired from a car shattered the window of another vehicle Tuesday night, just missing the driver and her 10-year-old son.
December 26, 2012 edition
Memphis, Tenn. -- A 10-year-old boy died Christmas Day in a shooting that appears to be accidental. A preliminary investigation indicates that the victim and his 12-year-old brother were handling a handgun when it went off. An adult family member was present but unaware the children had discovered the gun, which had been kept in a bedroom.
Wauwatosa, Wis. -- Authorities continued to seek help from the public for leads in the Christmas Eve slaying of 30-year-old Wauwatosa Police Officer Jennifer Sebena. She was shot several times early Monday while on duty.
Bellevue, Wash. -- A 30-year-old Seattle man was shot and killed and another man injured in a Bellevue bar early Monday. About 600 people were inside the bar when about five gunshots were fired.
Chicago, Ill. -- An 18-year-old man was killed after he got into an argument with several people on a bus and was shot several times after he got off.
Chicago, Ill. -- Shootings wounded five people across Chicago Christmas evening and early this morning, including an 11-year-old boy.
Pasadena, Calif. -- A man was fatally shot and another critically wounded Christmas morning in a shooting in a residential neighborhood.
Boston, Mass. -- A male was shot and killed Christmas night in Roslindale.
Nashville, Tenn. -- A second man is dead from gunshot wounds inflicted Saturday night.
Lamgston, Okla. -- Authorities are investigating an apparent homicide after a man was shot multiple times after allegedly attempted to steal a vehicle.
Pittsburgh, Penn. -- A 66-year-old man was found inside a burning home Monday morning, dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Glen Burne, Md.-- A coin shop employee shot and killed a man who broke into the store early Tuesday morning.
Billings, Montana -- Police have recovered a firearm they believe was used in the fatal shooting of a man early Christmas Day.
Washington, D.C. -- A 28-year-old man was shot several times and killed early Monday as he sat in the driver’s seat of his car just moments after parking.
East, Los Angeles -- A 22-year-old man died early Tuesday morning. Authorities found his car smashed into a lamppost and his body riddled with bullets.
New Orleans, La. -- Police report a man was shot and killed in the 6th Ward
Aztec N.M. -- A 39-year-old man wanted for a probation violation fatally shot himself Monday night after barricading himself for nearly eight-hours. The man reportedly fired several shots at responding SWAT team members, but no one was hit.
Tulsa, Okla. -- Police have identified the body of a 20-year-old man found shot outside an apartment complex early Monday.
Monroe, N.C. -- A Monroe man was shot twice after three men broke into his apartment early Sunday.
December 23, 2012 edition
Harrison, Tenn. — A 2-year-old is dead after finding a firearm that belonged to his grandfather and accidentally shooting himself in the stomach while playing with the weapon.
Jacksonville, Fla. -- Former Major League Baseball player Ryan Freel was found dead in his home on Saturday from a self-inflicted shotgun blast. Freel was 36-years old .
Prince Georges County, Md. -- A 31-year-old man was shot and killed Thursday night in the Oxon Hill area.
Chicago, Ill. -- A 20-year-old Indiana resident died Saturday evening after being shot early that morning in the South Chicago neighborhood.
Chicago, Ill. -- Shootings at various locations across the city late Saturday and early Sunday left at least five people injured.
Kansas City, Kan. -- Police are investigating the shooting death of a man whose body was found earlier today in the 7300 block of State Avenue.
San Bernardino, Calif. -- A fight at an “end of the world” house party on Friday night may have led to the shooting death of a 20-year-old man and the wounding of his 22-year-old cousin.
Cleveland, Ohio -- Two men forced their way into a house on East 99th Street around 6:45 p.m. today and shot a 25-year-old man to death, police said. The man was shot three times, once each in the head, neck and chest.
Brandon, Fla. -- Authorities say an argument at a Tampa Bay-area bar over a woman's lost purse led to a shooting that left one man dead and two others injured.
Longview, Wash. -- Man, 62, dies after shooting. Neighbor, 48, accused in killing.
Houston, Tex. -- A man shot and killed his mother before shooting and killing himself Friday night in Harris County.
New Orleans, La. -- Police are investigating the murder of a man in the Lower 9th Ward Saturday night. He was shot multiple times.
Philadelphia, PA -- One person was dead and two were wounded in a shooting in West Philadelphia shortly before 11 p.m. Saturday night.
Seattle, Wash. -- A man with a gunshot wound to his chest found near Third Avenue and James Street was in stable condition at Harborview Medical Center.
Marrero, La. The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting Saturday night in Marrero that left two men wounded.
Middleburg Heights, Ohio -- A 54-year-old man is being held on for shooting a 9 mm handgun seven times at the front windows at an unoccupied Middleburg Heights bar, in part because he was upset about the Connecticut school massacre, police said.
Altedena, Calif. -- Authorities said they are investigating a car-to-car shooting in Altadena early Saturday in which a gunman fired at the car of an off-duty Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy.
Fayette County, Penn. -- Two bar patrons are hospitalized after being shot early this morning in a Fayette County. Police report that after two men were thrown out of the bar for fighting, they each pulled semi-automatic handguns and began shooting into the bar, wounding the two patrons.
Goodyear, Ariz. -- A 7-year-old boy fired a real gun Saturday, thinking he was playing with his air-gun pistol. The parents had both the air gun and real gun, a pistol, locked up. The boy found the key and thought the real gun was his air gun. No injuries reported.
Tuscon, Ariz. -- Four men were shot early Saturday morning outside a midtown strip club. One of the men has life-threatening injuries.
Atlanta, Ga. -- One person was shot in a DeKalb mall parking lot during an attempted carjacking Friday night.
Charlotte, N.C. -- A 20-year-old woman was shot in the leg as she and her boyfriend went to the aid of another woman who being assaulted.
December 22, 2012 edition
Cleveland, Ohio -- Police in the city's homicide unit are seeking a suspect after finding a man shot to death in his car.
Houston, Tex. -- Two people were discovered dead after deputies arrived at an apartment complex and heard gunshots coming from the residence.
Lebanon, Tenn. -- A 21-year old man was shot and killed; police have arrested a suspect.
Hoover, Ala.-- A 19-year-old man and a 20-year-old woman were shot to death Friday night inside a Hoover nightclub.
Tucson, Ariz. -- A 23-year-old woman was shot and killed Thursday night by a man against whom she had a restraining order, police said. She was shot multiple times in the parking lot of an apartment complex just before 10:30 p.m. The shooter later died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Penn Hills, Penn. -- Homicide detectives are investigating a fatal shooting of an 18-year-old male.
Key Largo, Fla. -- A woman allegedly shot her former lover in the thigh with a .22-caliber rifle after the two argued over her relationship with a new boyfriend.
Tucson, Ariz. -- Three people were shot early this morning at a midtown strip club, police said. One of the injuries was potentially life-threatening.
Salt Lake City, Utah -- Police were on the lookout for a man who reacted to a parking lot accident at a 7-Eleven store by pulling a handgun and firing at a fleeing pickup truck.
Tucson, Ariz. -- A 37-year-old man was arrested after authorities say he shot another man during an argument while at a home party.
December 21, 2012 edition
Sacramento, Calif. -- An argument and the sound of gunshots preceded the shooting death of a man in Meadowview last night.
Pierre, S.D. -- A 16-year-old boy is dead after a friend used a shotgun to shoot him in the chest following an argument over a paintball game.
Atlanta, Ga. -- Separate shootings leave 1 dead, 4 others injured
Prattville, Ala. – Police are investigating a Thursday night shooting that left an unidentified man dead.
Queens, N.Y. -- A 26-year-old man died after he was shot in the head by a lone gunman who entered the All Friends Grocery & Deli shortly after 6 p.m.
Oakland, Calif. -- Friends, family mourn Oakland grandmother shot on her way home from store.
Washington, D.C. -- Officers were called to the 4400 block of 6th Place about 9 p.m. last night, where they found a male who had been shot more than once, police said. He was transported to a hospital where he was pronounced dead, officials said.
New Port Richey, Fla. -- Two people were hospitalized Thursday night after being injured during a shooting near a Dunkin Donuts, police said.
Memphis, Tenn. -- A dice game on Thursday ended with one players' girlfriend critically injured in a hail of bullets from three shooters, though she may not have been the intended target of the gunmen.
Scottsdale, Ariz. -- Andre Leteve was sentenced to death Wednesday in Maricopa County Superior Court for the premeditated shooting murders of his two sons, ages 5 and 1. The prosecution said Leteve committed the ultimate act of revenge against his wife, who was divorcing him.
December 20, 2012 edition
Houston, Texas -- Authorities have identified a 30-year-old woman who was found shot to death outside a home in far southwest Harris County early Thursday morning.
Georgia -- Boy, 14, found shot to death in Gwinnett County home
Akron, Ohio -- Akron man shot to death
St. Louis, Mo. -- (A Northland Avenue man) was shot to death Wednesday night and found in the street in front of his home, police say.
Chicago, Ill. -- Four men were wounded in separate shootings on the South and West sides Wednesday afternoon, police said.
Wentzville, Mo -- Barbershop patron accused of firing three times at another customer discussing the Connecticut school shooting
Charlotte, N. C. -- 18-year-old arrested in 'Good Samaritan' shooting; woman trying to help assault victim hospitalized after shooting
Millbrook, Ala. -- Millbrook police are looking for a man who walked into a gas station on Main Street on Wednesday night, struck and shot the clerk at least twice and fled on foot with the cash register.
Philadelphia, Penn. -- A 24-year-old waitress on her way home from work was shot in the back shortly after midnight on a South Philadelphia street, according to police.
Tampa, Fla. -- A reward of up to $1,000 is being offered by Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay for any information leading to an arrest in the armed robbery of a taxi driver who was shot in the chest this week.
Tillamook, Or. -- Loaded gun, accidentally left in Tillamook theater, found by seventh-graders.