A Pentagon police officer was killed in a “shooting event” attack outside the Defense Department headquarters Tuesday morning, a defense official confirmed to Fox News.
The building went into lockdown on Tuesday morning after a shooting occurred near a platform by the facility’s Pentagon Metro station. According to the police, all of the entrances to the Pentagon have now been secured.
The Arlington Fire Department had confirmed to Fox News that there were multiple people down at the site of the shooting, but wouldn’t comment on their conditions as the scene was still active at the time.
A Pittsburgh U-Haul employee is dead after a customer shot him during a dispute last week.
The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s office reports Jacob Jaillet, 21, of Pittsburgh, died at a hospital Sunday around 11:46 a.m.
According to the criminal complaint, Jaillet was showing a truck to a man police identify as the shooting suspect — Braijon Burton, 21, of Pittsburgh at the U-Haul located on the 1000 block of Washington Boulevard.”
Burton stated that at that moment he said to himself, ‘I’m taking this truck’ and Burton said that he shot the guy,” according to the paperwork. Police say Burton shot the victim in the neck and was initially reported to be in critical condition.
Burton then stole a U-Haul vehicle and fled the scene, according to police. Burton was then pursued by police on Route 28 near the 31st Street Bridge where he was then taken into custody.
An employee at the U-Haul center spoke with Pittsburgh’s Action News 4 reporter Kylie Walker and said the victim is a co-worker and explained what led up to the shooting.”
The dude wanted the truck for too long. We couldn’t give it to him. He was mad about it so he shot my co-worker and ran off with the truck,” the employee said.
Burton is currently being held in the Allegheny County Jail.
Two masked and hooded men walked up to a crowd near a laundromat and barbershop in the New York City borough of Queens and opened fire, wounding 10 people, including three known gang members, before escaping on mopeds, police said Sunday morning.
The shooting unfolded in the Queen’s neighborhood of Corona just before 11 p.m. Saturday. Police said 40 shell casings have so far been recovered from the scene near 99th Street and 37th Avenue.
“This was a brazen, coordinated attack, for lack of a better word,” NYPD Chief of Detectives James Essig said during a news conference. “This is unacceptable, and it has to stop.”
In a separate news conference on Sunday, Democratic mayoral candidate Eric Adams referred to the incident as a “mass shooting.”
NYPD officials released surveillance video of the two unknown males approaching the group on foot. Both men brandished firearms and began firing at people standing in front of the barbershop. Two other unknown males on mopeds followed behind the shooters and picked them both up before fleeing.
Police said that bystanders were walking along the sidewalk and that a party was in progress at a restaurant a few doors down from the barbershop at the time of the shooting.
WILKINSBURG, Pa. —
Two people were injured after a shooting in Wilkinsburg Saturday night.
First responders responded to reports of a shooting in the 1900 block of McNary Boulevard around 10:16 p.m.
Police said two men were found on scene with injuries indicating they were struck by gunfire.
Both were transported to area hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries, police said.
Anyone with more information on this incident is asked to call the county police tip line at 1-833-ALL-TIPS.
(CNN)Police are searching for a suspect in a shooting outside of a funeral home in Indianapolis, Indiana, on Saturday that left at least five people wounded, including a 4-year-old girl.Officers responded to a report of someone being shot in the 1100 block of West 30th Street, Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department Public Information Officer Genae Cook said at a press conference. Upon arrival, officers immediately located at least three people with gunshot wounds.The 4-year-old girl was taken to Riley Hospital for Children and remains in critical condition, Cook said, while a 16-year-old girl was transported to Eskenazi Hospital and is in stable condition.An adult male was taken to St. Vincent Hospital and is in stable condition, according to Cook.
Two more people walked into IU Health Methodist Hospital within moments of each other with gunshot wounds, Cook said.
“We believe that both of those people were involved, or were here at the scene at one point or another,” she added.
Cook said a preliminary investigation found that an unknown male got out of a vehicle and approached another vehicle that was parked in the parking lot next to the funeral home. A verbal altercation ensued, at which point the unknown male began firing shots throughout the parking lot.
The male left the area before police officers arrived.
It is believed that one or two of the shooting victims were from inside the funeral home and that the altercation occurred with someone from inside the funeral home, according to Cook, What each person’s role was in the incident has yet to be determined.
“We need to think about our actions, think about what we do,” Cook said. “Pulling a weapon is no way to solve a problem”
“This afternoon our community witnessed yet another violent incident, this time with multiple victims including a young child,” Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett said in a statement on Twitter. “Tonight our thoughts are with all those impacted, including those injured in the shooting, their families, and a neighborhood scarred by a cowardly act.”
“Far too many residents have borne the consequences of the combination of firearms and failed conflict resolution and I join a frustrated community in calling for an end to this cycle of violence,” he continued.
(CNN)A well-known TikTok user has died of his injuries after being wounded in a shooting at a California movie theater Monday night that left another woman dead, police said.Anthony Barajas, 19, died early Saturday morning, the Corona Police Department said in a news release.“We extend our thoughts and condolences to his family and friends,” the release said.Barajas and a friend, Rylee Goodrich, 18, were at a showing of “The Forever Purge” at the Regal Edwards Movie theater in Corona on Monday, police said. The teens were friends and went to watch the movie together, according to police. Theater staff found them with gunshot wounds after the movie, according to police.Goodrich died at the scene and Barajas was taken to a hospital for treatment where he was on life support.
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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — An investigation is underway after a man was shot multiple times in Pittsburgh’s South Side neighborhood.
According to police, officers were dispatched to the 2000 block of Wharton Street around 2:30 a.m. on Saturday for a Shotspotter alert.
When they arrived at the scene, they found a man who had been shot multiple times.
The man was taken to the hospital and was last listed in critical condition.
Police have not released any descriptions of any suspects and say their investigation is ongoing.
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PITTSBURGH — One man was shot and two others were pistol-whipped late Wednesday night in Pittsburgh’s Carrick neighborhood, police said.
Officers and paramedics were called about 11 p.m. to Brownsville road, where they found a man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, police said. He was taken to a hospital in critical condition.
Around the same time, officers were called to Concordia Street for two men with head injuries. Those men told police they were pistol-whipped in the same area of Brownsville Road where the other man was found shot. They were taken to a hospital for treatment.
Police are investigating.
PITTSBURGH — Police and paramedics are investigating a shooting at the Highland Park Pool.
Police sources tell Channel 11 that it started as a fight. A woman was reportedly choked, but no one was hit by the gunfire.
A witness said she watched a man start shooting toward the pool area from outside the fence.
MOUNT LEBANON, Pa. — A man killed his parents before getting into a shootout with police in Mount Lebanon, then leading officers on a chase and being found dead after a crash, authorities said.
The 25-year-old man, who has not been identified, called police shortly after 12 a.m. Thursday to a home on Gilkeson Road. It was discovered that he had shot and killed both of his parents and was ready to surrender.
Police said he was calm at first, but he then began shooting at officers.
Pittsburgh Police are investigating a shooting on the North Side near the corner of Cedar Avenue and Lockhart Street.
PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh Police are investigating a shooting on the North Side near the corner of Cedar Avenue and Lockhart Street.
Police and EMS responded to the 400 block of Cedar Avenue for a reported male shot around 8:25 p.m.
When officers arrived on scene, they found a man with multiple gunshot wounds to the lower body.
Medics then transported him to a local hospital.
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The person is said to be in stable condition.
(CNN)Law enforcement officers from the Vancouver, Washington, area are mourning a deputy killed in a shooting Friday night.Police said Saturday they have detained two suspects and are searching for a third. Tthe suspects “may be armed and dangerous,” authorities alerted earlier.Sgt. Brent Waddell with the Clark County Sheriff’s Office told a media briefing that the shooting occurred in Vancouver, which is a suburb of Portland, Oregon.Waddell said the deputy was taken to the hospital in unknown condition. The department later announced in a press release that the deputy had been “killed in the line of duty.”
MCKEESPORT (KDKA) — A teen was shot and killed overnight in McKeesport.
Allegheny County Police say the 18-year-old was found on Sole Street just before 2 a.m. Saturday.
Dontae McKenith was pronounced dead at the scene.
During an investigation, police say they found evidence that Dontae McKenith and 16-year-old Phillip Payne were handling a handgun.
Payne allegedly then turned the gun on McKenith and shot him.
Police accuse Payne of fleeing the crime scene originally, but that he later turned himself in to authorities around 8 a.m. Saturday.
He is facing charges of Criminal Homicide and Firearm Offenses and will be held at the Allegheny County Jail.
PITTSBURGH — There has been an increase in violence in recent months in the South Side, including shootings and fights. Also, as more people return to the area following the lifting of COVID-19 restrictions, sidewalks have become more crowded and more people are walking into streets, leading to some instances in which people have been hit by cars.
Police are now investigating a deadly shooting in the South Side Slopes, hours after a violent night rocked a different part of the neighborhood.
According to police, after the shooting, a friend of the victim started to drive them to the hospital but stopped after seeing police patrolling the area. The friend then asked the officers for help.
Unfortunately, after they tried to render aid, the victim died. The Pittsburgh police chief had this to say.
“It’s concerning with the level of violence that’s going on in the city of Pittsburgh. The number of people carrying guns and here, once again, area kids are playing football, and to have someone shot is unacceptable. This has to stop,” said Scott Schubert.
At least three people have been shot and one officer injured in a shooting on E. Carson Street on the South Side.
At least three people have been shot and one officer injured in a shooting on E. Carson Street on the South Side.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – It was a chaotic scene early on Friday morning on E. Carson Street.
Multiple shots were fired in the South Side and some of those shots hit buildings like the PNC Bank branch, as two large bullet holes could be seen in the window.
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Pittsburgh Public Safety says an officer was hurt during an arrest in what they have described as a “scuffle.”
He was not injured by the gunfire but was taken to the hospital to be treated for those injuries.
The shooting occurred around 1:30 a.m. on Friday morning.
The shooting involved multiple streets, including a large portion of E. Carson Street.
READ MORE:Overnight South Side Shooting Example Of Violence Pittsburgh Police Seek To CurbPolice have said there were multiple witnesses and multiple weapons.
Four people have been detained.
It is not known at this time how many shooters were involved or the motive behind it.
“I have to compliment the officers and their quick work as the chief said we do have multiple witnesses that were actually held as well as some individuals being detained and that would not have happened if it wasn’t for the quick work of the officers,” said Pittsburgh Public Safety Director Wendell Hissrich.
Since there are multiple crime scenes, police say this will be a lengthy investigation.
As of 4:30 a.m., E. Carson Street has reopened to traffic.
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Two people were wounded Thursday when shots rang out on a Washington D.C., street, sending pedestrians running for their lives.
An argument over pizza led to the weekend shooting on Pittsburgh’s South Side that left a man in critical condition, according to charges filed in the case.
Rafik White, 22, is charged with attempted homicide in the shooting, which happened shortly before 2 a.m. Saturday. Police said they responded to a ShotSpotter alert and found a man with gunshot wounds to his chest.
Four friends who were with the man said they had been walking on South 13th Street toward Bingham Street with some pizza when two men, one of whom was later identified as White, asked them for some pizza, according to the complain
The men, who were sitting on a burgundy Ford F-150, followed the group after they declined to hand over any pizza, the witnesses told police. An argument followed, and White allegedly pulled out and gun and shot the victim, according to the complaint.
Investigators also obtained footage captured by a nearby vehicle’s dashboard camera, police said.
The victim of a stabbing in Pittsburgh said he was saved when a neighbor intervened.
That neighbor said he opened fire on the attacker, who then drove off despite having a gunshot wound to the leg.The incident happened a little before 7:30 a.m. Monday inside an apartment building on the 200 block of West Warrington Avenue, which falls on the line between the city’s Beltzhoover and Mount Washington neighborhoods.
According to a criminal complaint, the victim said he woke up to his friend, Juan Hernandez, 54, punching him in the face and stabbing him with a screwdriver.
The victim said he believes he would have died if a neighbor hadn’t intervened.
That neighbor said they opened fire on Hernandez, who police said ran out to his vehicle and drove away.
Hernandez was pulled over two hours later and taken to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg.
Police said the driver’s side window of his vehicle appeared to be broken from gunfire.
Hernandez was taken to the hospital for evaluation and later charged with multiple offenses including attempted homicide and aggravated assault.
A motive for the attack has not been determined though one witness did say they knew Hernandez to be friends with the victim.
Police said Hernandez told them multiple stories about the attack including claiming the victim was the one who shot him.
There’s no word on when Hernandez will be arraigned on the charges he’s facing.
State police investigated a murder-suicide Saturday in Fayette County that left two men dead.
Troopers said they were dispatched to a shooting on East End Road in Bullskin just before noon and found Chad William Lowry, 34, of Connellsville, dead. The suspect fled in a truck, police said.
While investigators were on the way to the shooting call, they learned that the suspect had shot himself about 6 miles away on Wiltrout Hollow Road. Jeremy Alan Lowry, 35, of Connellsville, was found dead there, according to Trooper Robert Broadwater.
Troopers did not identify any relationship between the two or detail a motive in a news release. The Fayette County coroner’s office refused to release any information about either death.
A 26-year-old woman who had been shot was found dead at a home in Wilkinsburg on Monday morning, Allegheny County police said.
Police said the call about a shooting in the 1400 block of Princeton Boulevard came in at about 7:55 a.m.
The victim, whose name has not yet been released, was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.
County homicide detectives are investigating. Anyone who has information is asked to call 833-ALL-TIPS. Anonymous calls will be accepted.
This is a developing story. Stay with Pittsburgh’s Action News 4 for updates. Download the WTAE mobile app to stay connected with breaking news.
RESERVE TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – A man was shot in the leg during a home invasion in Reserve Township on Saturday night.
According to Allegheny County Police, just after 10:00 p.m., they were called to a home in the 2700 block of Mount Troy Road for a home invasion.
Once on the scene, first responders found an adult male shot in the leg.
He was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive.
Allegheny County Police detectives are investigating and they are asking anyone with information to call the tip line at 1-833-255-8477.
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In the midst of a Washington Nationals game against the San Diego Padres, gunfire erupted outside the stadium causing pandemonium amongst fans inside.
After a delay, the game was postponed.
At around 9:30 p.m. on Saturday night, shots could be heard from inside the stadium, leading people to flee for shelter amid the unknown chaos.According to police, two people were injured after being struck outside the Third Base Gate. One of the victims was treated inside the stadium by medical personnel.
Police arrested an Uber driver accused of fatally shooting one passenger and wounding a second early Wednesday in Atlanta, according to authorities.
Nigel Nembhard, 36, was in custody at the Fulton County Jail on charges of felony murder and aggravated assault, the Atlanta Police Department said Thursday morning in a statement.
A spokesperson for Uber confirmed Nembhard was a driver for the company.
“What police are reporting is deeply concerning,” the rideshare service said Thursday afternoon in a statement. “We’ve banned the driver from the app and will work with law enforcement on their investigation.”
Uber has a no firearms policy, according to the company.
The man killed in the shooting was identified as 34-year-old Kevin Leonard Fulton, according to the Fulton County Medical Examiner’s Office. Although an autopsy had not yet been performed on him Thursday afternoon, Fulton was shot in the torso, the office said.
The shooting, which occurred shortly before 5 a.m. ET at a Chevron gas station, followed a dispute inside the vehicle between the two male victims and the driver, according to police.
PITTSBURGH — A double shooting left one man dead early Wednesday morning in Pittsburgh’s East Allegheny neighborhood, police said.
Officers learned of the shooting around 1 a.m. from a ShotSpotter alert for Nash Street. While on their way to the area, they were notified that a shooting victim was on East Ohio Street.
When officers got to East Ohio Street, they found 22-year-old Rasaun Taylor with multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead by paramedics, officials said.
Police were then alerted to a second victim on Cedar Avenue. He suffered a gunshot wound to the foot and was taken to a hospital in stable condition, officials said.
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Gunfire broke out in the popular shopping and entertainment district northwest of Denver at about 1:30 p.m. The shooting happened after police were called to check out a suspicious person in Arvada’s Olde Town Square in the area of West 57th Avenue and Olde Wadsworth Boulevard.
“There is no threat to the public at this point,” Ed Brady, the deputy chief of the Arvada Police Department, said at a brief news conference late Monday afternoon. “We are not searching for anyone else.”
The names of the people killed were not released during the media briefing. Brady described the third victim as a “samaritan.”
Brady did not elaborate on the suspicious-person call that preceded the shooting.
PITTSBURGH — One person was rushed to the hospital after a shooting happened on the 1700 block of Belleau Drive in Fineview.
Channel 11 saw at least 20 evidence markers at the Allegheny Dwellings housing complex in Fineview as police processed the scene.
Officers located a man with gunshot wounds to the face and chest.
Police responded to the 1700 block of Belleau Dr. for a Shotspotter alert just after 8:20 p.m.
Officers located a male victim with gunshot wounds to the face and chest.
He was transported to the hospital in critical condition.
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PITTSBURGH — A 40-year-old woman was arrested and charged in connection with the shooting death of an 18-year-old North Hills High School graduate outside his mother’s bar in Pittsburgh’s Strip District.
Police said detectives from the Violent Crime Unit took Chayla Robinson into custody at her home in Brentwood Borough. She was charged with hindering apprehension or prosecution following the shooting death of 18-year-old Ahmir Tuli.
SWISSVALE, Pa. —
Allegheny County police are investigating after a 19-year-old man was found shot in the leg inside an apartment building in Swissvale.
The shooting happened around 12:30 a.m. Wednesday at a building on the 2700 block of Hawthorne Avenue.The victim was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive.
Although the victim was found in the apartment building, investigators said they haven’t been able to determine exactly where the shooting occurred.
No arrests have been announced.
PITTSBURGH — One person is dead and another was rushed to a hospital after a shooting early Wednesday morning outside a bar in the Corliss section of Pittsburgh’s Sheraden neighborhood, police said.
Calls to 911 reported a fight shortly before 2 a.m. outside Craig’s Bar on Chartiers Avenue. While officers were on their way to the scene, they learned that shots were fired.
Two men were found with gunshot wounds when officers arrived.Jamorr Mathis, 42, was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. The other man was taken to a hospital in serious condition.
Neighbors said the sound of gunfire is becoming too familiar.
“We heard gunshots, which is becoming real familiar,” Joe Sarubbi, who lives in Sheraden, said. “Every other week it seems like there’s gunshots going off in the neighborhood, and it’s getting crazy. I have bullets going through windows. You got kids around, too. So, it’s dangerous.”