2022 On Pace To Be Even Deadlier Year In Philadelphia Than Record-Setting 2021

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — 2022 is on pace to be an even deadlier year in Philadelphia than last year, which itself was a record. Each death leaves behind a grieving community. In Mount Airy, one of the victims is being remembered Tuesday evening. READ MORE: Sesame Place Announces Changes To Diversity Programs After Recent High-Profile Racial … Read more

1 Dies, 2 Hurt as 46 Shots Are Fired Outside Philly Fast-Food Joint

Gunfire erupted outside of a North Philadelphia Popeyes restaurant just around closing time Monday night, leaving a young man dead and two other people hurt. The incident occurred in the parking lot area outside the North 4th Street and West Lehigh Avenue fast-food joint just after 11 p.m., Philadelphia police said. At least 46 shots … Read more

Off-duty Monterey Park police officer shot, killed in Downey parking lot

DOWNEY, Calif. (KABC) — An off-duty Monterey Park police officer was shot and killed in a parking lot in Downey Monday afternoon, officials say. The shooting happened around 3:25 p.m. in a parking lot at 12070 Lakewood Boulevard, in front of a gym at the shopping center. Police found a man with gunshot wounds at … Read more

Man shot while attempting to break up robbery in smoke shop on Upper West Side

UPPER WEST SIDE, Manhattan (WABC) — A man was shot in the foot while attempting to break up a robbery in an Upper West Side smoke shop. The 29-year-old was in the store on Broadway when suspects held the worker up at gunpoint at around 4:20 a.m. They took cash from the register, and when … Read more

Boy, 15, ‘Targeted’ as 34 Shots Are Fired in North Philly, Police Say

A mother rushed her teenage son to the hospital after he was shot in North Philadelphia Sunday night in what police called a “targeted” attack where at least 34 shots were fired. The shooting took place around 10:30 p.m. along North 13th Street at Fairmount Avenue. Moments after being shot at least twice in his … Read more

Philadelphia officer injured while stopping suspect in Tioga-Nicetown

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) — A Philadelphia police officer was injured Sunday night in the city’s Tioga-Nicetown section. Police said the incident happened near the intersection of 22nd and Tioga streets just after 11 p.m. According to investigators, an officer stopped a car in the area and noticed a gun inside. The suspect then attempted to drive … Read more

1 killed, 1 hurt in deadly Jersey City shooting

JERSEY CITY, New Jersey (WABC) — An investigation is underway after one man was killed and another injured in a shooting in Jersey City on Sunday. Authorities say shots were fired just after 3 p.m. near Monticello Avenue and Astor Place. Responding officers found two victims, a 46-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the … Read more

Mass Shooting Leaves at Least 9 Injured in Downtown Cincinnati

At least 9 people were injured in a mass shooting in downtown Cincinnati in the early hours of Sunday morning, police said. As the suspect was actively shooting, one officer discharged a shot, Lt. Colonel Mike John of the Cincinnati Police Department told a news conference. It was unknown if the bullet struck the suspect, … Read more

‘Put The Guns Down’: Activists Call For Peace As Philadelphia’s Homicide Rate Continues To Outpace Deadliest Year On Record

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) –As Philadelphia’s homicide rate outpaces this time last year, activists are reacting to the rising numbers and they are calling for peace. On Saturday, they marched down Baltimore Avenue to Cobbs Creek Park. The Commandoes Drill and Drum team led the march for peace as they made their way towards the Tyhir Barnes … Read more

Man shot and killed during fight at taqueria in Stafford, police say

STAFFORD, Texas (KTRK) — An investigation is underway after a man was killed during a fight at a taqueria early Saturday morning, according to police. At 2:39 a.m., officers responded to a shooting in the 12400 block of U.S. 59 Feeder Road. Upon arrival, witnesses told police that there was some sort of fight between … Read more