Police chief: 5 dead in West Texas shooting

ODESSA, Texas (AP) — At least five people were dead after a gunman who hijacked a postal service vehicle in West Texas shot more than 20 people, authorities said Saturday. The gunman was killed and three law enforcement officers were among the injured. The shooting began with a traffic stop where gunfire was exchanged with […]

At least 15 dead in El Paso, Texas, shooting

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — At least 15 people were killed in a shooting Saturday in a busy shopping area in the Texas border town of El Paso, and a 21-year-old man was taken into custody, law enforcement officials said. Two law enforcement officials identified the gunman as Patrick Crusius of the Dallas area. One […]

Sheriff Henderson investigating aggravated assault, shooting

Conroe, July 17 – Montgomery County Sheriff Rand Henderson is investigating a shooting that occurred in the 700 block of Anderson Road in Kingwood. The suspect initially barricaded himself in a residence, but through the efforts of Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office SWAT and Crisis Negotiators (CNT), the suspect ultimately surrendered peacefully and without further incident. At […]

No charges to come from Conroe shooting death

Conroe, June 29 – On June 29, 2019 at about 1:00 pm, Conroe Police Officers were dispatched to the 265 Lake Meadows Drive in reference to a call of a dead body.  Officers found one deceased male from several gunshot wounds. The suspect, Lawrence Mahon, and his wife, Glynna Mahon were at the scene with the […]

Special prosecutor requested in South Bend police shooting, while becoming clear that Mayor Pete no friend to African-Americans

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — A special prosecutor was requested Monday to investigate the fatal shooting of a black man by a white police officer in a case that has inflamed tensions between black residents and law enforcement in the community and has roiled the Democratic presidential campaign of Mayor Pete Buttigieg. St. Joseph County […]

New Zealand mosque shooter broadcast slaughter on Facebook

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — A white supremacist suspected in shootings at two mosques that killed 49 people during midday Friday prayers posted an anti-immigrant manifesto online and apparently used a helmet-mounted camera to broadcast live video of the slaughter on Facebook. Brenton Harrison Tarrant appeared in court Saturday morning amid strict security and showed […]