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# shooting - Today’s News


# shooting - Monday 23 November, 2015

At least 16 injured in shooting at New Orleans playground

As many as 500 people were in the park at the time.

# shooting - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Man (40s) shot in the head in west Belfast

Two men have been arrested in connection with the attack.

# shooting - Saturday 14 November, 2015

As it happened: At least 120 people dead as Paris is hit by explosions and shootings

A state of emergency has been declared in France, and its borders have been closed.

# shooting - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Two men arrested over murder of Alan O’Neill

The 35-year-old man was shot dead in Tallaght in May this year.

# shooting - Monday 9 November, 2015

“This was not a threatening situation”: Anger as police charged with killing boy (6)

The two officers are facing murder charges after a boy was shot to death in the front seat of his father’s car.

Policeman kills Americans and South African in Jordan shooting spree

At least 11 people were shot in the attack at a police training centre outside Amman.

Gardaí continue investigation as man shot in Cabra named locally

He is currently in a serious condition in the Mater Hospital.

# shooting - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Police search for killers who executed nine-year-old

US news reports say Chicago has recorded 421 homicides so far this year.

# shooting - Saturday 7 November, 2015

Two officers arrested after six-year-old boy shot dead

“[The body camera footage] is the most disturbing thing I’ve seen.”

# shooting - Saturday 31 October, 2015

12-year-old boy arrested because he planned to shoot up his school

His classmate turned him in – and is being hailed as a hero for stopping a possible tragedy.

# shooting - Friday 23 October, 2015

Three shot in attack at US university

Three people with gunshot wounds were admitted to a Nashville hospital after the campus shooting.

# shooting - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Police officer shoots family dog dead when it runs to greet him

The family are asking for an apology from the officer involved.

# shooting - Monday 19 October, 2015

Seven years on, Gavin McCarthy’s murderer has never been brought to justice

The 21 year old was shot outside a Chinese takeaway on Sheriff Street in Dublin.

Father arrested after boy (6) kills brother (3) with illegally-held gun

Police said the two boys were playing when the older boy grabbed the loaded handgun and then accidentally shot the 3-year-old.

# shooting - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Police officer shot in anti-gang raid in London Scotland Yard This post contains videos

Police officer shot in anti-gang raid in London

A man has been arrested.

One of life’s gentlemen: ‘Tony made his time on this earth beautiful in so many ways’

The emotional funeral mass was held in a small rural church in Blackrock, county Louth.

# shooting - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

Parents of woman shot by boyfriend say Garda Golden ‘laid down his life’ for her

“There are no words to express our gratitude for his bravery, we are forever in his debt.”

‘His family are devastated’: Crowds expected for Garda Tony Golden’s funeral tomorrow

The father-of-three was shot dead while responding to a domestic abuse case at a house in Co Louth on Sunday evening.

# shooting - Monday 12 October, 2015

‘Our worst nightmare came true’: Colleagues of Garda Tony Golden in shock after killing

A young woman who was injured in the shooting remains in critical condition today.

Killer of Garda Tony Golden was dissident republican with chequered history

24-year-old Adrian Mackin shot Garda Golden before turning the gun on himself.

“Tony Golden’s fearlessness and his self-sacrifice led to his loss of life”

Anthony Golden was shot in Omeath, County Louth.

Michael Dwyer’s mother searches for answers into her son’s death in new film

The Tipperary man was shot dead in Bolivia in 2009. Authorities state he had links to a terrorist group – something his family categorically refutes.

# shooting - Friday 9 October, 2015

One person killed, 3 injured in shooting at Northern Arizona University

The conditions of the injured victims are not yet known.

# shooting - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Funeral of murdered criminal Gary Hutch takes place in Dublin

He was shot dead at a holiday resort on Spain’s Costa Del Sol last month.

Boy (11) held for shooting dead 8-year-old girl in row over puppy

The boy has been charged with first degree murder.

# shooting - Friday 2 October, 2015

Oregon school shooter asked students to state their religion before opening fire

Chris Harper-Mercer was shot dead by police after 9 people were killed at Umpqua Community College.

Three people killed in separate US shooting

The shooter died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

# shooting - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Death toll rises in mass shooting at Oregon college

The suspected gunman is dead.

# shooting - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

Dead murder suspect described as ‘smart and funny’ man

Shannon Lamb was wanted in connection to the killing of his girlfriend and a colleague.

# shooting - Monday 14 September, 2015

‘A terrific family man’: Professor killed in US college shooting

Police believe the shooting could be linked to a second homicide.

# shooting - Friday 11 September, 2015

Inquest into death of shooting victim put on hold as family seek garda file

The family had previously been refused access to the Garda investigation file.

# shooting - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

7-year-old boy shot dead during birthday party in North Carolina

The boy was among five killed in the city of Charlotte over the weekend.

# shooting - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Prosecutor says video shows police shooting man while his hands are in the air

In the video Gilbert Flores is seen outside a house with his arms raised before shots are fired and he falls.

# shooting - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Police hunt for three suspects after officer is shot dead

The man was a father of four.

# shooting - Sunday 30 August, 2015

Three people shot dead after dispute ‘over barking dog’

Two police officers were amongst those killed.

“We’ve heard black lives matter. All lives matter. Well, cops’ lives matter, too.”

Texas police say there’s a ‘dangerous rhetoric’ in America.

# shooting - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Sheriff’s deputy shot multiple times at Texas petrol station

47-year-old Darren Goforth was pumping petrol into his vehicle when a man approached him from behind and opened fire.

# shooting - Friday 28 August, 2015

Four arrested after 3-year-old is shot with air rifle

The toddler was playing in a park with her family when the incident happened.

# shooting - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Killed reporter’s last message to her boyfriend: ‘Good night sweet boy’ Tragedy This post contains videos

Killed reporter’s last message to her boyfriend: ‘Good night sweet boy’

The shooter’s family have said their thoughts and prayers were with the victims’ families.

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