All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘gunman’

Pizza Delivery Goes WAY Wrong: Man Gets Robbed At Gunpoint Of $23 Worth Of Pizza

A pizza delivery man found himself face-to-face with a loaded weapon when he attempted to make a delivery in Tauranga, New Zealand. Though it’s not unusual for pizza delivery guys to get involuntarily relieved of their cash, the circumstances of this particular robbery were rather unusual. It seems that someone out there wanted pizza. REALLY wanted pizza. Apparently this person …

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Yale Hoax Threat Leads to Charges

It was November 25, 2013, over the Thanksgiving holiday off at Yale University. It had been one year since the Sandy Hook school shootings. Police received a phone call from an area pay phone alerting them that another catastrophe was in the making. A man told police that his roommate was on his way to the Yale campus, intent on …

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Reno Shooting: Gunman Kills 2 At Renown Medical Center

Reno Police have confirmed two people dead on Tuesday, after several shots were fired at Renown Regional Medical Center in Reno, NV. According to Department Deputy Chief  Tom Robinson, one of the deceased was the shooter, who succumbed to a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Two other people were wounded and are now listed as being in critical condition at the facility. The authorities have …

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Reno Shooting: Two Dead, Including Shooter

Before committing suicide by a self-inflicted gunshot wound, a shooter injured two and killed one other person on Tuesday in a building adjacent to Renown Regional Medical Center in Reno, Nev. The shooting took place around 2 p.m. on the third floor of the Neurology office in the Center for Advanced Medicine and Neurology of Nevada. According to CNN, ophthalmic …

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Toledo Gunman Taken Into Custody At School

A teenage boy was taken into police custody today after bringing a pellet gun to Scott High School in Toledo, Ohio. The gun appeared real to faculty and students, and the student locked himself in a classroom–alone–before authorities came to negotiate with him. It is not clear at this time why he brought the gun to school or what his …

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Cincinnati Gunman Scares University of Cincinnati Campus

As a college student, this writer can attest to how scary it is to hear about shootings on college campuses and face the reality that such threats could become a reality at nearly any point. Those fears also surfaced for students, faculty, and staff at the University of Cincinnati when reports of a person with a gun were called in …

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Suspicious Man Prompts Lockdowns at Mass. Schools

Two schools in Attleboro, Massachusetts were put on lockdown today, after a suspicious man was seen with what appeared to be a gun in his back pocket. Attleboro police said that the man was viewed from Wamsutta Middle School on Locust Street, just before noon. Wamsutta, as well as Hyman Fine Elementary, were promptly put on lockdown, as police investigated. …

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Attleboro School: Lockdown In Place During Search For Gunman

A middle school in Attleboro, Massachusetts was put on lockdown earlier today while police searched the area for a gunman allegedly spotted by students. Attleboro Police Department issued an announcement on their Twitter feed this afternoon about the lockdown at Wamsutta Middle School, saying they were searching for a black male wearing baggy pants and a white shirt. Several students …

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Gunman in Afghanistan Shoots Down Female Officer

Sub-inspector for the criminal investigation unit, Negar, was buying grass for her lambs in a local market in the Helmand province when she was shot down by two men on a motorcycle yesterday, according to reports from provincial government spokesman Omar Zawak. Negar was not pronounced dead from her wound until today. Zawak went on to say the the loss …

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Louisiana Gunman Kills Hostage Before Being Shot

A standoff inside a Louisiana bank ended in tragedy last night after a 20-year old gunman shot two of his hostages before police took him down. Fuaed Abdo Ahmed gave authorities a list of demands after taking over the Tensas State Bank in St. Joseph, and based on that list, police believe he was a seriously ill individual. Ahmed told …

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Redondo Beach Shooting: Police Looking For Suspect

Redondo Beach: A shooting in Redondo Beach on Friday night led police to a search for a 27-year old man they say has gang affiliations. After 38-year old Bobby Darren Reynolds was shot at close range outside an apartment building, witnesses saw the gunman flee to a nearby Chrysler 300, which was later found abandoned not far from the crime …

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Uconn Gunman Commits Suicide Following Standoff

The Uconn gunman who was spotted on campus Monday afternoon took his own life after a tense all-night standoff with local authorities. After communications broke down with police, the man, whose name has not been released to the public, shot himself on the shoreline near the university. According to reports, no one else was harmed during the incident. Around 5 …

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