Tag: Shooting

Most U.S. shootings are drug/ gang related and occur in minority neighborhoods

Although mass shootings have been covered extensively in the media, mass shootings in the US account for a small fraction of gun-related deaths.
Gun violence is most common in poor urban areas and frequently associated with gang violence, often involving male juveniles or young adult males.

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Juvenile with gunshot wound to chest taken to hospital; *13 y.o. Suspect in custody – Highspire, PA

A *13 year old boy is in custody after shooting a 17 year old boy in the chest. The victim is in the hospital and has lost a lung.
An argument preceded the shooting that occurred Sunday evening at a home along the 400 block of Market Street in Highspire, PA.

VIDEO: Las Vegas Police Waited in Stairs, Ordered To Turn Body Cameras Off During Shooting

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department officers who responded to the Mandalay Bay shooting were ordered to turn their body cameras off before engaging with the shooting.

Christmas Rush Hour Shooting Spree Targeted Police in Capital City

This week’s attack that specifically targeted police officers during rush hour carried the hallmarks of ISIS inspired terrorism. The FBI and Homeland Security are investigating the Christmas time terror attack. 

Islamic Terrorist Targets Police in Harrisburg, PA

Ahmed Aminamin El-Mofty was an Egyptian who purchased weapons and ammunition upon recently returning from the Middle-East.

10 Dead, 37 Wounded in Chicago Deadly Weekend; R.I.P. 9-y.o. male victim

10 KILLED, 37 WOUNDED:
Ten people have been killed, including a 9-year-old boy, and 37 others wounded in shootings across Chicago since Friday evening. Since the start of the year, 1,984 people have been shot in the city, 349 of them fatally.

VIDEO: Summer Hits Hard in Harrisburg

Shootings, robberies, and large crowd fights happening repeatedly all over the city

Woman Shot While Sitting On Her Porch @ Hummel Street – S. Allison Hill, Harrisburg PA

Harrisburg Police responded to the 300 block of Hummel Street for a report of a shooting victim

Man Shot On Porch @ 6th & Wiconisco – Uptown, Harrisburg 

Harrisburg Police responded to the 600 block of Wiconisco Street for a report of a man shot

Shooting Uptown @ Kennedy Fried Chicken – Harrisburg, PA

Victim was located at the gas station at N 7th and MaClay Streets with a gunshot wound to the hip
A crime scene was located in the lot of Kennedy Fried Chicken with multiple casings recovered and vehicles damaged