Saturday, April 20, 2019

Mistaken identity? Teen critically injured in Surrey shooting

A Surrey man believes a case of mistaken identity landed his 17-year-old brother in the hospital with a serious gunshot wound Wednesday. (The Province)

Man killed, woman wounded in downtown Toronto shooting

TORONTO - A man was killed and a woman was injured in a double shooting downtown overnight on Wednesday, according to Toronto police. (CBC)

Details on Danforth gunman revealed in police search warrant documents

TORONTO - In the moments after Danforth Ave. shooter Faisal Hussain put a bullet in his head, the word “Home” flashed on the screen of his ringing cellphone. Toronto police officers answered it and spoke to his parents, who were unaware their son had just opened fire on a busy stretch of Danforth Ave., killing 18-year-old Reese Fallon and 10-year-old Julianna Kozis and leaving 13 others injured. (Toronto Star)
  • Evidence in police documents suggest Danforth shooting was planned
  • Montreal shooting leaves two critically injured

    MONTREAL - One man was in critical condition and another fighting for his life in the wake of a shootout early Monday in Montreal’s Plateau-Mont-Royal district. (Montreal Gazette)

    Three injured in west-end Toronto shooting

    TORONTO - Three people have been rushed to hospital after a shooting inside a building in the city’s west end. (City News)

    Militants, police killed in failed attack on Chinese consulate in Karachi

    KARACHI - Separatist militants armed with guns and a suicide vest tried to storm the Chinese consulate in the southern Pakistani port city of Karachi on Friday, in one of the most serious attacks in years against Chinese nationals in the Islamic state. No Chinese nationals or consulate staff were harmed.(NPR)

    At least seven people shot during Halloween party at California nightclub

    LOS ANGELES - At least seven people in Riverside, California, were shot during a Halloween party at a nightclub early Monday morning, police said.The shooting happened just after midnight (3 a.m. ET) at Sevilla Nightclub in Riverside during the club's "The First Purge" event based on the 2018 film where crime is made legal for 12 hours. (NBC)

    One dead, one wounded in Rexdale shooting

    TORONTO - The city’s homicide squad are investigating the city’s latest murder. Just before 2 p.m. Sunday, emergency crews were called to 18 John Garland Blvd., near Kipling Ave. south of Albion Rd. in Etobicoke for reports of a shooting. (Toronto Sun)

    Police: Man killed by Alabama officer was not mall shooter

    HOOVER, Ala. - Protesters on Saturday marched through an Alabama shopping mall where police killed a black man they later acknowledged was not the triggerman in a Thanksgiving night shooting that wounded two people. (CTV News)
  • Family seeks answers after police kill man mistaken for mall shooter
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    Man, 34, dead after Edmonton police-involved shooting

    EDMONTON - A 34-year-old man is dead after he was shot by police following a traffic stop in east Edmonton’s King Edward Park neighbourhood on Boxing Day. (Edmonton Journal)