Shootings

Trevor Ewers is seen in an undated photo provided by the Amherst County Adult Detention Center. Virginia state police have charged Ewers in the shooting of a deputy on Friday, Sept. 22, 2017 in Monroe, Va. State police said Ewers of Monroe is charged with malicious wounding of a law enforcement officer, using a firearm in the commission of a felony and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. (Amherst County Adult Detention Center via AP)
September 25, 2017 - 2:29 pm
MONROE, Va. (AP) — Virginia state police have charged a man in the shooting of a deputy. The deputy was shot in the head, but escaped serious injury. He was treated and released from the hospital after the shooting Friday night during a traffic stop in Amherst County. State police said Trevor Ewers...
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This undated photo provided by Metro Nashville Police Department shows Emanuel Kidega Samson. A gunman entered a church in Tennessee on Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, and opened deadly fire an official said. Authorities identified the attacker as Samson, 25, of Murfreesboro, who came to the United States from Sudan in 1996 and was a legal U.S. resident. (Metro Nashville Police Department via AP)
September 25, 2017 - 2:12 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A man charged in a mass shooting at a Tennessee church expressed suicidal thoughts in June and had a volatile relationship with a woman that twice involved law enforcement intervention this year, according to police records. Emanuel Kidega Samson, 25, is charged with the...
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September 25, 2017 - 12:44 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the fatal police shooting of a man in a Las Vegas hospital emergency room (all times local): 8:55 a.m. Authorities say a man in police custody inside a Las Vegas hospital was fatally shot by an officer while the man was pointing a stun gun at a nurse. Police Capt...
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Rev. Karla Frye is escorted from the Buzz Westfall Justice Center by Rev. Steven Shepard, pastor of St. Peter AME Church, after being released on bond on Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, in St. Louis. Twenty-two people were arrested Saturday during a march through the Galleria to protest the acquittal of former police officer Jason Stockley in the death of a black man. (Robert Cohen/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP)
September 25, 2017 - 12:06 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Two St. Louis-area police agencies are defending their actions in arresting nearly two dozen protesters at a mall, amid complaints that the demonstrators were taken down forcefully, including a female pastor allegedly put in a chokehold. A Saturday protest at the St. Louis Galleria...
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This undated photo provided by Metro Nashville Police Department shows Emanuel Kidega Samson. A gunman entered a church in Tennessee on Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, and opened deadly fire an official said. Authorities identified the attacker as Samson, 25, of Murfreesboro, who came to the United States from Sudan in 1996 and was a legal U.S. resident. (Metro Nashville Police Department via AP)
September 24, 2017 - 11:41 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A masked gunman opened fire at a Nashville church Sunday, walking silently down the aisle as he shot unsuspecting congregants. At least one person was killed and seven others wounded, authorities said. An usher confronted the shooter, who apparently shot himself in the...
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Police investigate the scene outside the Burnette Chapel Church of Christ after a deadly shooting at the church on Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, in Antioch, Tenn. (Andrew Nelles/The Tennessean via AP)
September 24, 2017 - 10:39 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a church in Nashville (all times local): 10:30 p.m. A man accused of killing one person and wounding several others at a Tennessee church has been charged with one count of murder. The Metropolitan Nashville police tweeted Sunday night that 25-...
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State Rep. Bruce Franks chants in front of the Buzz Westfall Justice Center as more than a hundred people wait for the release of almost two dozen people arrested earlier in the day at the Saint Louis Galleria mall, Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, in Clayton, Mo. Demonstrations have been ongoing after a judge's ruling on Sept. 15 that found white former police officer Jason Stockley not guilty of first-degree murder in the 2011 shooting death of a 24-year-old black drug suspect Anthony Lamar Smith. (Robert Cohen/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP)
September 24, 2017 - 5:14 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on protests following the acquittal of a former police officer in the death of a black man in St. Louis. (all times local): 4:45 p.m. Several protesters gather outside the St. Louis County Justice Center to show support for 22 people arrested at an upscale shopping mall...
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September 24, 2017 - 11:00 am
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Court documents show the mother of a 6-year-old who authorities say was shot and killed by his father in an apparent murder-suicide in Massachusetts had feared years ago that it would happen. The mother of 6-year-old Anthony Scaccia wrote in a 2013 application for a...
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September 24, 2017 - 2:30 am
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana University says gunshots believed to have been fired by suspects in an off-campus robbery led to an alert of an active shooter. The Bloomington campus sent out an alert at around 1:30 a.m. Sunday warning people to take shelter or avoid the area entirely. The...
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September 23, 2017 - 10:57 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A new video surfaced Saturday that appears to show a man throwing punches at a California police officer during a scuffle before the man was fatally shot outside of a convenience store. The video, posted on Facebook and YouTube, shows the man in a physical confrontation with a...
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