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.

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.