After first homicides in Grantsville for 20 years, Utah governor says: ‘Parents and grandparents, secure your firearms!’
A boy armed with a gun killed three children and a woman in a Utah home then accompanied a fifth victim to a hospital where he was arrested, police said on Saturday.
Police were trying to piece together what happened leading up to the shooting in Grantsville on Friday night. Investigators believed the victims were all related.
“We’re trying to make certain that we verify people’s relationships among the deceased and the survivor,” Grantsville police Cpl Rhonda Fields said. “As for motive, we don’t have any of that.”
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Police are investigating after a man walked into a Pittsburgh hospital with a gunshot wound in his back.
Pittsburgh Police responded to reports of a male with a gunshot wound who had walked into a hospital around 1 a.m. Thursday morning.
When they arrived to talk with the victim, police say he told them he was leaving a bar on the 2600 block of California Avenue when he heard gunfire.
He told police that’s when he realized he’d been shot in the back.
The victim was last listed in stable condition.
Police say they are investigating.
Police Chief U. Renee Hall speaks during a press conference following the death of 1-year-old Rory Norman, who was fatally shot early Sunday morning at a home in South Dallas, on Jan. 5, 2020 at the Jack Evans Police Headquarters. (Juan Figueroa/ The Dallas Morning News)
According to the McCandless Police Chief Ryan Hawk, the call came in just before 2:30 p.m.
He said a man and a woman got into an argument outside of the home and the man went back into the home.
That’s when Hawk said the woman heard a gunshot and immediately called 9-1-1. McCandless Police and the North Hills Special Response Team arrived at what they believed to be a domestic situation. They treated this as a barricaded situation, not knowing what was happening inside.
When they were able to get into the home, they found the man dead with a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
“Deceased since that gunshot was heart,” said Chief Ryan Hawk. “At this time, we can say this was not a situation where anyone was barricaded.”
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Police are investigating an overnight shooting in Fayette County that sent one person to the hospital.
It happened just after 2 a.m. along North Gallatin Avenue in Uniontown, near the Family Dollar store.
One person was taken to the hospital with injuries. That person’s condition has not been released.
Stay with KDKA for the latest on this developing story.
Mingo Junction, Ohio (WTRF)-
One man was taken into custody yesterday after the shots fired call in Mingo Junction.
Dennis Bernardi Jr. , 20 of Mingo Junction was arrested with charges pending and public intoxication.
The call came in around 1 am in Mingo on Grandview Avenue.
Stay with 7News for updates.
According to Jefferson County 911 police were called to Grandville Avenue in Mingo Junction after getting reports of shots fired.
Police arrived at the scene and found no activity.
7News will update this story if more details become available
STEUBENVILLE, Oh. (WTOV) — A shots fired incident on Friday night in Steubenville has left a community on edge.
The incident happened at Sixth Street and Ross Street just after 9:00 p.m.
A bullet pierced a window at Catherine’s Care Center which is an assisted living center located on Sixth Street.
No one was injured in the incident.
According to police, no arrests have been made.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – An Uber driver fired a shot in self-defense when he said four of his passengers assaulted him.
Pittsburgh Police say they responded to a report of an assault on the 300 block of Crafton Avenue around 2 a.m. Tuesday morning.
When they arrived, they met an Uber driver who told police he was assaulted by four men who were passengers in the car.
BREAKING: Details just released from @PghPolice on a shooting in Oakland. They say a male Uber driver was assaulted by 4 male passengers. The driver shot in self defense. The bullet grazed a passenger. More on @PittsburghsCW @KDKA
— Lindsay Ward (@LindsayWardTV) December 24, 2019
Police say the driver claimed he shot in self-defense, with his shot grazing a suspect in the head. That suspect was taken to the hospital in stable condition.
The other passengers ran, but police say they were later arrested on robbery charges.
Uber says its firearms policy prohibits “riders and their guests, as well as driver and delivery partners, from carrying firearms of any kind while using our app.”
Police are investigating.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Two people were killed and two wounded Friday morning in a shooting at a government facility in North Carolina, according to city officials, who said they had stabilized the situation.
Winston-Salem City Manager Lee Garrity said in an email that two city employees are dead and two people are injured. He said the wounded have serious but not life-threatening injuries.
No other information about victims in the shooting at a Winston-Salem public works building would be released until a 2 p.m. EST news conference, Assistant Police Chief William Penn Jr. told reporters.
A man was killed and a woman was taken to an area hospital after they were shot inside an SUV in Pittsburgh’s Perry South neighborhood.
Public Safety spokesman Chris Togneri said the man was shot in the head and the woman was shot in the arm around 3 p.m. Wednesday.The man was pronounced dead at the scene on Kennedy Avenue. He was identified by the medical examiner as Cedric L. Mack, 41, of Duquesne.
The woman was taken to an area hospital in stable condition.
Police said Mack and the woman were inside an SUV at the intersection of Kennedy and Norwood avenues when they were shot.
Police said they searched the area for suspects but were unable to locate the shooter.
Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call police at 412-323-7161.
A manhunt for at least three suspects was underway in Texas on Wednesday night after at least four people were wounded during a shooting just inside the entrance of a San Antonio shopping mall on Wednesday night, just one week before Christmas.
A police officer in Arkansas was shot and killed as he sat in his patrol vehicle outside his police station Saturday night before the suspected shooter was gunned down by responding officers in a nearby alley, according to officials.
The Fayetteville Police Department said in a news release the incident happened around 9:42 p.m. when officers inside the station heard gunshots, went outside and heard additional gunshots before encountering a suspect behind the police department fleeing the area. After a confrontation where the suspect was shot and killed, deputies discovered Officer Stephen Carr shot inside his patrol vehicle.
“It appears the suspect came into the back parking lot and just executed my officer,” Fayetteville Police Chief Mike Reynolds said at a brief news conference.
Reynolds told reporters that the suspect, 35-year-old London Phillips, of Fayetteville, was chased into an alley between the police department and the city prosecutor’s office. Officers then “engaged the suspect,” and shots were fired, injuring Phillips.Three minutes after the shooting was reported, police said that emergency medical personnel responded to the scene, but both the officer and suspected shooter died of their injuries.
Pennsylvania State Police said a man was sent to the hospital after trying to burglarize a home Friday night.
Investigators were called to the scene at a home around 8:00 p.m. on National Pike in Fayette County.Police said a would-be burglar entered the home and someone inside shot him.
Pittsburgh’s Action News 4 has learned only one man was inside the home when this happened.
Police said the would-be burglar ran away after being shot, but was later found outside.
He was flown to a Pittsburgh Hospital, but it’s unclear how he’s doing.
Troopers said that all people involved were accounted for and that there’s no threat to the public.
A shooting at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard in Hawaii sent three people to the hospital Wednesday, sources told Fox News, adding that the scene was “under control as of now.”
It was not immediately clear whether the shooter was among those hospitalized.
The incident occurred at approximately 2:30 p.m. local time at Drydock 2.
Officials locked down buildings and a PA system urged anyone on base to take cover, Hawaii News Now reported. The lockdown was lifted around 4 p.m. local time.
The gates at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam were closed as first responders rushed to the scene, according to a tweet issued by the base.
(Reuters) – An armed student confronted a police officer and both were wounded on Tuesday in the second high school shooting in Wisconsin in two days, both of which prompted lockdowns.
Gunfire rang out at Oshkosh West High School, about 85 miles (137 km) north of Milwaukee, wounding the student and the school resource officer, both of whom were rushed to the hospital, Oshkosh Police Department said on Facebook. About 1,700 students are enrolled at the school.
A day earlier a 17-year-old student was shot and wounded inside Waukesha South High School, about 20 miles (32 km) west of Milwaukee, by a police officer after bringing a handgun into the building and failing to comply with orders to surrender the weapon. Police said the student pulled out a handgun and did not respond to the school resource officer’s insistence that he give it up.