Ambridge police said the incident occurred in the 900 block of Maplewood Avenue around 1:30 p.m.
Inside the home, police found the children dead. They were identified as 16-year-old Jeffrey Bright and 22-year-old Jasmine Cannady.
The mother, 48-year-old Krisinda Bright, was arrested for the shooting, according to Interim Chief John Deluca. She was the one who actually called 911.
METAIRIE, La. —
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting in Metairie at the Jefferson Gun Outlet.
According to Sheriff Joseph Lopinto, three people are dead and two people were taken to area hospitals and are considered to be stable.Advertisement
At around 2:50 pm, Lopinto said deputies responded to the shooting at the Jefferson Gun Outlet in the 6700 block of Airline Drive.
Deputies found several victims suffering from gunshot wounds, according to Lopinto.
JPSO sources say that a man entered the gun outlet with a loaded gun unholstered.
Sources say that the man got into an argument with a clerk who told him he should not have a loaded gun until he got inside the range.
According to JPSO sources, shots were fired during the argument when at least two customers on the range engaged the man.
The man was shot, but also fired back at the two customers who were also injured, according to JPSO sources.
At this time, Lopinto said it appears a suspect shot two victims inside the location, then was engaged by the two customers and shot outside the location by multiple other individuals.
The suspect is one of the deceased on scene, according to Lopinto.
There is no additional information available at this time.
CORNELIUS, N.C. — Police in North Carolina say a 25-year-old woman was accidentally shot to death after one of her young children found a loaded gun in her purse.
Town officials say they got a call late Monday about a shooting at the apartment. Inside, they found the body of 25-year-old Gabriel Henderson.
The woman’s five children were also in the apartment at the time. The youngest was shot and rushed to the hospital but is expected to be okay.
Police are investigating a shooting on Pittsburgh’s North Side.
Police temporarily closed East Ohio Street near Middle Street as a precaution after, sources tell KDKA, a gunfight outside of North Shore Teez. Sources told KDKA that a witness saw a teenager standing in the doorway of the business, and someone starting shooting at the teen, who fired back before running out a backdoor of the business.
When law enforcement arrived on the scene, they discovered buildings and a vehicle in the area were hit by gunfire, police say.
Police say they were later alerted to a gunshot victim on the 1500 block of Monterey Street. He was taken to a local hospital in stable condition with gunshot wounds to the leg.
BUFFALO, Minn. (AP) — Multiple people were shot at a Minnesota health clinic on Tuesday and someone was taken into custody afterward, police said.
The shooting happened at an Allina clinic in Buffalo, a city of about 15,000 people roughly 40 miles (64 kilometers) northwest of Minneapolis, Kelly Prestidge, an office manager for the Buffalo Police Department, told The Associated Press.
Prestidge said one person was taken into custody, but that she didn’t know if it was the shooter. She also said she didn’t have further information on the attack, including how many people were shot or if anyone was killed.
One person was shot and killed in Lawrenceville.
Police say the shooting happened Monday night. The victim was found inside a vehicle that hit a utility pole on the 4400 block of Davison Street around 9 p.m.
The woman was shot in the head, law enforcement says. Officials are investigating.
Police have not said what may have led up to the shooting or if anyone was arrested.
Stay with KDKA for more on this developing story.
TOLEDO, Ohio — An Ohio man charged with shooting and killing two of his girlfriend’s young children and critically wounding a third was being held Monday on $5 million bond.
Kevin Moore, 27, appeared in a Toledo court on charges of aggravated murder and felonious assault. Court records do not list an attorney for him. A judge said Monday that he’ll be appointed a lawyer before his next hearing on Friday.
Moore is accused of shooting the three boys Friday at a Toledo apartment complex where his girlfriend lives.
The children who died from multiple gunshots were 1-year-old Gabriel Phillips and 5-year-old Ahmir Phillips, according to a coroner. A 4-year-old boy was also shot at least once and was in critical condition, family members told The Blade.
A 16-year-old Pennsylvania girl was fatally shot by a 14-year-old boy during an argument Friday night, authorities said.
READING, Pa. — A 16-year-old Pennsylvania girl was fatally shot by a 14-year-old boy during an argument Friday night, authorities said.
A 17-year-old girl, the sister of the victim, suffered a nonfatal gunshot to her leg during the argument in Reading, the Reading Eagle reported.
The shooter, who was under supervision of juvenile probation for previous violent crimes, was arrested and is being charged as an adult with homicide and related offenses, Police Chief Richard Tornielli said.
His name wasn’t released since he had not yet been formally arraigned as of Saturday.
Berks County District Attorney John T. Adams said the alleged shooter will turn 15 next week.
The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s office identified the victim early Thursday morning as Kwaeonte Carpenter, of Pittsburgh.
Police said the incident began a little after 8:30 p.m. when they got a Shotspotter alert on the 300 block of Flowers Avenue in the city’s Hazelwood neighborhood.
Responding officers said a vehicle stopped in front of them on Blair Street near the intersection with Eliza Street with two gunshot victims inside.
Carpenter was shot in the shoulder and taken to the hospital, where she died.
A man suffered a gunshot wound to the hand.
No arrests have been announced.
The investigation is ongoing.
Police responding to a 911 call for a shooting in Leetsdale late Monday night found the victim — a 19-year-old pregnant woman — several miles away after the car she was riding in crashed, according to authorities.
The shooting was reported at 11:25 p.m. at the intersection of Route 65 and Broad Street, according to Allegheny County police, who were asked to assist with the case.
At about 11:29 p.m. a vehicle crash was reported 4 miles away on Route 65 in Emsworth.
Police and first responders from Ohio Township found the woman and a 20-year-old man who was injured in the wreck, police said.
The woman was transported to a local hospital in stable condition. The man was treated for his injuries and released.
(CNN)Five people and an unborn child were killed Sunday after an early-morning shooting in Indianapolis’ northeast side, police said — an incident the mayor called “a mass murder.”A juvenile was also in critical condition after being shot in the incident, which marks Indianapolis’ “largest mass casualty shooting in more than a decade,” according to Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Chief Randal Taylor.IMPD police officers responded to a report of a person shot just before 4 a.m. Upon arrival, police came across “a juvenile male with apparent gunshot wounds,” IMPD spokesman Shane Foley told reporters.
Officers then received information that led them to another residence less than a block away, where they found five people — including a pregnant woman — dead with “apparent gunshot wounds,” Foley said.”
Despite the best lifesaving efforts provided by medical staff, both the female and the unborn child did not survive,” he added. “The juvenile male that was shot is expected to survive his injuries.”
Marion County chief deputy coroner Alfarena McGinty identified the victims as Kezzie Childs, 42; Raymond Childs, 42; Elijah Childs, 18; Rita Childs, 13; Kiara Hawkins, 19; and Hawkins’ baby.
While IMPD’s investigation is in its early stages, Foley said the multiple shooting “does not appear to be a random act.”
As of Sunday afternoon, police said they did not have any named suspects related to the shootings, but that they believed more than one shooter could have been involved.
Allegheny County homicide detectives are investigating after a man was shot in Pitcairn on Monday night.
Investigators said the shooting happened a little after 11 p.m. on the 400 block of Broadway Avenue.A Pittsburgh’s Action News 4 photojournalist found police on scene and an area taped off on that block.
The victim was taken to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the arm.
No arrests have been announced.
By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PENN HILLS (KDKA) — Allegheny County Police are investigating a deadly shooting that took place in Penn Hills.
Police say 32-year-old Jamal Pamplin was shot several times just before midnight on Saturday night along Frankstown Road.
Pamplin was taken to an area hospital where he later died.
Allegheny County Police say that their initial investigations shows that Pamplin was shot while in the Monroe Muffler parking lot across from the Numbers Lounge, and that several vehicles were in the Monroe Muffler parking lot at the time.
Police are asking anyone who was in the area of Monroe Muffler or Numbers Lounge around midnight on Saturday night to contact the Allegheny County Police’s Homicide Unit.
PITTSBURGH —Police said they found a man dead with gunshot wounds Friday night.Investigators responded to reports of gunshots on Stratmore Street around 9:55 p.m.
The man was found shot outside a home.
Medics rushed him to the hospital in critical condition where he died.
Shortly after that shooting, police responded to a two-vehicle crash on Middletown Road at Berry Street not far away.
A man in the first vehicle had gunshot wounds to his torso, and he was rushed to the hospital in critical condition.
Police took the woman driving that first vehicle for questioning.
Witnesses told investigators two men ran away from the vehicle.
The driver of the second vehicle was transported to a local hospital in stable condition.
Emergency sources said the two scenes were related.
Pittsburgh’s Action News 4 is working to learn who the victims in these shootings are, why they were shot, and if police have any suspects.
WILKINSBURG, Pa. — A man was found dead inside a home in Wilkinsburg early Thursday morning after a report of shots fired, police said.
Allegheny County 911 was notified just after 3 a.m. of the shots fired on Wright Street.
First responders found a man inside the home who had been shot, investigators said. He was pronounced dead.
Homicide detectives are investigating. Anyone with information is asked to call the Allegheny County Police Tip Line at 1-833-ALL-TIPS.
Police are investigating an apparent shooting early Saturday in Pittsburgh’s Allentown neighborhood.
Shortly before 3 a.m., authorities received a ShotSpotter alert of gunshots fired in the 200 block of Estella Street, Pittsburgh Public Safety spokeswoman Cara Cruz said.
Police officers from the city’s Zone 3 station arrived to find “a crime scene but no victim,” Cruz said.
Then, “a short time later,” a nearby hospital treated a male patient who arrived with a gunshot wound to the lower leg.
“He arrived in stable condition,” Cruz said.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — State Police are investigating after a person was found shot along Maple Grove Road in Robinson Township.
Washington County dispatchers tell KDKA that the person was found shot on the side of the road near Steubenville Pike. Police said a man was airlifted to a Pittsburgh hospital.
By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PENN HILLS, Pa. (KDKA) — Police say a man is in critical condition after a shooting in Penn Hills.
On Monday, the Allegheny County Police Department said it was notified of a shooting in the 8800 block of Marion Way. Law enforcement says first responders found a 47-year-old man who was shot multiple times.
He was taken to a local hospital, and police are investigating
A woman was shot and killed in Southeast D.C. early Sunday, in the city’s first homicide of the new year.
Kaailyah Rainey was found shot in a vehicle in the 900 block of Wahler Place SE, police said. She was 22.
Officers responded at about 2:30 a.m. after more than 40 shots were detected
A Wilkinsburg man is charged with attempted homicide and other crimes after police said he tried to shoot another man and narrowly avoided shooting a 3-year-old girl at Harrison’s Sheldon Park public housing complex last week.
Harrison police said after the shooting, Antonio Williams, 20, buckled the girl into a car seat and hid the gun underneath her before driving away.
Williams remained in the Allegheny County Jail Sunday after failing to post $100,000 bond.