Teen Shot In Retaliation For Setting Off Fireworks

July 5, 2019 bcic_admin 0

A 15-year-old boy was shot three times Thursday in retaliation for setting off Fourth of July fireworks at an Atlanta apartment complex, Channel 2 reports. Officers called to the apartment complex and found the teen suffering from wounds to his leg, abdomen and back, Atlanta police Cmdr. William Ricker told Channel…

Louisiana Man Linked To 4 Random Shooting Deaths

June 20, 2019 bcic_admin 0

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A 22-year-old man has been arrested in connection with three apparently random shooting deaths in a New Orleans suburb, and ballistics evidence connects him to a fourth death inside the city limits, a Louisiana sheriff said Wednesday. Sean Barrette of Metairie was arrested late Tuesday and faces…

Services Begin For The 12 Victims Of Virginia Beach Shooting

June 6, 2019 bcic_admin 0

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Bereaved families are holding services and laying to rest the 12 people who were killed during a mass shooting in Virginia Beach. A funeral is scheduled Thursday for 42-year-old Katherine Nixon. The mass will be at a Catholic church about 10 miles (16 kilometers) from the…

Chicago Police: 44 Injured, 8 Killed In Weekend Shootings

June 4, 2019 bcic_admin 0

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago’s police chief on Monday decried a “despicable level of violence” during a weekend in which 52 people in the city were shot, eight of them fatally, and two people were stabbed to death. Police believe most of the shootings were gang related, Superintendent Eddie Johnson said. The…

Grandmother Hit By Gunfire Has Message For Shooter [Video]

May 14, 2019 bcic_admin 0

A 61-year-old grandmother who was shot in the chest and arm when someone opened fire on her Atlanta home said she forgives the gunman. “I want the shooter(s) to know that I have forgiven him/them because only God knows who they are and it will be God whom they will be…