Boy shoots sister in video game controller dispute: cops

Authorities in Mississippi say a 9-year-old boy has shot his 13-year-old sister in the head and wounded her after an argument over a video game controller.Monroe County Sheriff Cecil Cantrell told local news outlets that the girl wouldn’t give up the video game controller when her brother wanted it on

How to survive an active shooter situation in the workplace

You’re at work and suddenly you think you hear a gunshot. What do you do?David Katz, a former senior special agent with the Drug Enforcement Administration and an expert in active shooter situations, said the first step is spotting danger. The sound of a gunshot can be distinguished from other noises

Suspected church shooter indicted on 43 counts

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The man accused of fatally shooting a woman and wounding six people at a Tennessee church in September faces a 43-count indictment, including first-degree murder, attempted murder and felony civil rights intimidation charges.The indictment in Davidson County charges 26-year-old Emanuel Kidega Samson in the Burnette Chapel Church

Lawmaker demands removal of parole board members who freed cop killer

Gov. Andrew Cuomo must remove the state Board of Parole members who voted to free cop-killer Herman Bell, state Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan demanded Thursday.“Herman Bell is a callous and depraved cop-killer who took the lives of two police officers just because they wore the uniform. He has forfeited

Uber driver shot in robbery is clinging to life

A tough-as-nails cabbie is clinging to life after a passenger shot him seven times during a robbery early Saturday in The Bronx, police said.Jeffrey Cisnero Camacho, 26, picked up the street-hail fare near the corner of Boston Road and Fish Avenue in Williamsbridge around 12:45 a.m.When they reached their destination

Dad in murder-suicide tried to get back with mother of slain baby

The killer Brooklyn dad was drinking Hennessy and tried to get back with the mother of his slain daughter before going on a murderous rampage and committing suicide, sources told The Post on Thursday.Terrance Briggs, 27, tried to reconcile with Olivia Callender, the mother of 1-year-old Laylay, on Tuesday night

Man found guilty of stalking, murdering ex-girlfriend

A Brooklyn man was convicted Tuesday of gunning down his ex-girlfriend – just moments after she warned her new lover in a frantic phone call that the jealous creep was armed with a gun.Jurors in Brooklyn Supreme Court found Lamont Wright, 55, guilty of murdering and stalking his ex, Michelle

Protests sweep Brazil after murder of activist councilwoman

RIO DE JANEIRO — Thousands took to the streets of Brazil’s largest cities Thursday night to protest the execution-style murder of a popular Rio de Janeiro city councilwoman, an outspoken critic of police killings of poor residents.Investigators, prosecutors and even drug gang leaders said the shooting of Marielle Franco, 38,

Dramatic video shows gang member being fatally shot in courtroom

Authorities in Salt Lake City on Monday released federal courtroom footage from 2014 that shows a U.S. marshal firing four fatal shots as a defendant armed with a pen charged a shackeled witness.The video shows defendant Siale Angilau, a 25-year-old member of the Tongan Crip gang, rising casually from his

Teacher accidentally fires gun in class while teaching about gun safety

A California teacher who also serves as a reserve police officer accidentally fired a pistol inside his classroom while teaching about gun safety and injured three students, according to reports.Dennis Alexander was teaching public safety awareness in his administration of justice class at Seaside High School when he fired a

Mom sobs at vigil for girl killed in dad’s murder-suicide

The mom of a little girl murdered by her own dad exclaimed “My baby is gone” as she was overcome by grief during a candlelight vigil for victims of a Brooklyn murder-suicide Wednesday night.Olivia Callender, 27, had to be held up by loved ones on both sides of her, as

Toddler among four shot dead in Brooklyn

A child and three adults were shot in the head and killed in a Brooklyn apartment on Wednesday morning, police said. The four victims – three adult men and one young, female toddler – were discovered by a relative around 5 a.m. inside a fourth-floor apartment of a building

My job is forcing active shooter training on me

I am a fire warden for my office and we regularly supervise drills. Now, the company wants to train us to be first responders in the case of an active shooter. I don’t want that responsibility, but they say it is now part of the job description for fire warden.

Man shot dead while driving in funeral procession

BALTIMORE — Police say a man driving in a funeral procession was shot dead in Baltimore.The Baltimore Sun reports that Baltimore police Detective Jeremy Silbert said Monday that officers on patrol found 39-year-old Dannta Holmes suffering from gunshot wounds on Saturday. Silbert says a preliminary investigation indicates that suspects had

Newlywed man charged with wife’s murder maintains she killed herself

A Kentucky man who pleaded not guilty to murdering his newlywed wife has maintained that her death was a suicide, police said.Joshua Tate Davenport, of Corbin, was arrested Wednesday and charged with murder in the shooting death of 38-year-old Stephanie Steenburgin Davenport, news station WKYT reported.The body of his wife

Gunman in California vet center killings had a decorated U.S. Army career

Department of Defense records show the gunman found dead with the three mental health workers he killed at California veterans home had a decorated U.S. Army career.The records obtained Friday said 36-year-old Albert Wong was awarded four medals, including an Afghanistan campaign medal with two campaign stars.Records showed Wong served

Man dies in mom’s arms after Brooklyn shooting

A 24-year-old man was shot outside his Brooklyn apartment early Saturday, and died in his mother’s arms as she desperately tried to save his life, according to cops and his family.Police found O’Neal Mosley with gunshot wounds to his torso and leg outside of the Armstrong Houses on Clifton Place

Prostitute busted for drive-by shooting that injured minister, son

A prostitute hiding out in Florida was busted for a Christmas Day drive-by shooting that wounded a minister and her teenage son in Staten Island, authorities said.Nadia Williams, 30, a Staten Island resident, was arrested in Miami after a front-desk worker at the Miami hotel Williams was staying in Googled

Bulletproof vest game goes horribly wrong

A Texas man in a bulletproof vest was shot and killed after egging on his friend to “shoot” him, according to reports.Jason Griffin was charged Monday with allegedly killing his pal at a party in Heights, a neighborhood in Houston, early Sunday, KTRK reported.Griffin was there to sell the friend,

Man who committed suicide outside White House identified

Authorities have identified the man who shot himself to death in front of the White House as a 26-year-old Alabama man.Cameron Ross Burgess, of Maylene, Ala., approached the White House shortly before noon Saturday and fired several rounds from a handgun, the DC Police Department said on Sunday.None of the

Man commits suicide outside White House: cops

A man shot and killed himself outside the White House shortly before noon Saturday. The man, whose identity was not released, shot himself around 11:46 a.m., along the north fence of the White House, which borders the pedestrian zone of Pennsylvania Avenue. The Secret Service tweeted about the incident at 12:08 p.m.

Student allegedly used dad’s weapon to gun down his parents

A Central Michigan University student allegedly used his father’s gun to fatally shoot his parents when they came to pick him up for spring break, according to a new report. James Eric Davis Jr., a sophomore at the school, opened fire early Friday with a weapon registered to his dad, James

Girl wounded after stray bullet hits van in Brooklyn

An 8-year-old girl riding a dollar van in Brooklyn Monday was wounded when a bullet pierced the window, sources said. The girl was hit by a combination of bullet fragments and shattered glass when a shot was fired from outside a Popeye’s chicken restaurant on Flatlands Avenue around 6

Teen girl shot dead checking on noise from window: cops

A Texas teen girl was shot dead when she looked out a window upon hearing a disturbance outside her apartment, according to officials. Police said a gunman fatally shot Nequacia Jacobs, 18, and wounded her 16-year-old sister Saturday afternoon at a Dallas apartment complex, news station KDFW reported. The teen

Man arrested for ‘Zombiecon’ festival shooting 2 years later

FORT MYERS, Fla. — The man responsible for a shooting at a Florida Zombie-themed festival more than two years ago was arrested Monday, police said. Jose Raul Bonilla, 23, faces a second-degree murder charge, along with five counts of aggravated battery with a firearm and one count of tampering

Trump says he would have run into school shooting unarmed

President Trump told a gathering of the nation’s governors Monday that he would have heroically run into the high school where a gunman armed with an assault rifle was massacring 17 people — even if he had been empty-handed. “I really believe I’d run in there even if I

Two shot during fracas in Queens

Two men were shot in a large scuffle early Saturday in Queens, officials said. The fracas broke out on the corner of 35th Avenue and Steinway Street in Astoria around 4:10 a.m., according to police. As the fight escalated, one man pulled out a gun and opened fire, striking one