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# shooting - Yesterday’s News


# shooting - Yesterday’s News

Munich attacker was "shy video game fan" with "obvious links" to Anders Breivik

18-year-old killer David Ali Sonboly had battled depression and was not previously known to the police.

# shooting - Friday 22 July, 2016

Nine dead in 'suspected terrorist' shooting at Munich shopping centre Germany This post contains videos

Nine dead in 'suspected terrorist' shooting at Munich shopping centre

Police are looking for at least two gunmen after witnesses reported three assailants.

# shooting - Thursday 21 July, 2016

Police shoot unarmed man as he lies on the ground with his hands up

“And I’m saying to them, ‘Sir, why did you shoot me?’ And his words to me, he said, ‘I don’t know.’”

# shooting - Monday 18 July, 2016

Man who shot dead three police officers was a US Marine who served in Iraq

Barack Obama condemned the shootings “in the strongest sense of the word” and said attacks on “public servants” have to stop.

# shooting - Saturday 16 July, 2016

Police investigating shooting at house where child was present

No one was injured in the incident.

# shooting - Thursday 14 July, 2016

California police release graphic footage of officers shooting unarmed 19-year-old dead

After Dylan Noble refused requests to show his hands, officers shot him twice. They then shot him a further two times while he lay prone.

# shooting - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

"No warning signs" that prisoner who stole gun and killed two bailiffs would turn violent

Larry Darnell Gordon shot the two men after wrestling a gun from one of them.

# shooting - Friday 8 July, 2016

"Several hundred" lines of enquiry open in Lusk shooting case

Gardaí have appealed to members of the public to come forward with information.

Five police shot dead as sniper suspect says he wanted to "kill white people" Dallas This post contains videos

Five police shot dead as sniper suspect says he wanted to "kill white people"

The suspect has been named as Micah Xavier Johnson

'We didn't want any accident': Man misidentified as suspect handed gun over to police

Hughes was later arrested by police and interrogated.

# shooting - Thursday 7 July, 2016

Healy-Rae says the people who gave the order to shoot cattle are 'a disgrace'

Kerry TD Michael Healy Rae spoke in the Dáil today about about the shooting dead of five cattle in Monaghan.

# shooting - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Army shoot dead five cows as part of emergency culling in Monaghan

It is understood that the animals were suffering from TB.

Video shows man being shot and killed by police outside Louisiana shop

An autopsy shows Alton Sterling died of multiple gunshot wounds.

Man remains in critical condition after being shot in Dublin

The man was shot at least three times.

# shooting - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Man shot five times in latest Dublin gangland attack

The man was rushed to hospital and remains in a critical condition.

# shooting - Saturday 2 July, 2016

Baby boy shot in head with air rifle in Bristol

A man and a woman, who are not related to the baby, have been arrested.

"It's just madness" - Local TD condemns "tragic" inner-city shooting as gardaí seek witnesses

A 53-year-old man was shot dead as he stood in the doorway of a shop yesterday.

Man shoots wife dead before opening fire on customers in cafe attack

It is the third mass shooting in recent years in Serbia.

# shooting - Friday 1 July, 2016

Man dies after being shot in the head in Dublin's inner city

A stolen car was also found burnt out a short distance from the scene.

# shooting - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Teenage boy dies after being shot in the face while he and friends were playing with a gun

No charges have been filed and the investigation is ongoing.

# shooting - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Man shot in both legs in paramilitary style shooting this evening

Nobody has been arrested at this stage.

# shooting - Sunday 26 June, 2016

# shooting - Saturday 25 June, 2016

Two dead, several injured in shooting at Texas dance studio

One person was found dead inside the studio and another died of his injuries in hosptal.

National outrage after 10-year-old child shot dead by Brazil police

Italo Ferreira had been driving a stolen car when police shot him in the head.

# shooting - Friday 24 June, 2016

Investigators have found 'no concrete evidence' that Orlando LGBT nightclub shooter was gay

Law enforcement officials have said they believe Mateen was radicalised at some point before the Pulse nightclub attack.

# shooting - Thursday 23 June, 2016

Gunman dead after barricading himself into German cinema

Some reports said cinema-goers were injured by tear gas.

# shooting - Monday 20 June, 2016

"I did the shootings": Transcripts show Orlando gunman acted with 'chilling calm'

The shooter identified himself as an “Islamic soldier” in the calls.

Six dead, hundreds injured after gunmen open fire on Mexican teachers' protest

The protest was against educational reform.

Man in hospital after being shot in Dublin

It is not known if the shooting is linked to the ongoing Hutch-Kinahan feud.

# shooting - Saturday 18 June, 2016

US car dealership offering free Orlando-style assault rifle with car purchase

Military-style assault rifles have been a hallmark of mass shootings in recent years.

# shooting - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Husband of murdered MP: 'We will fight against the hate that killed Jo'

“Jo believed in a better world and she fought for it everyday of her life with an energy and a zest for life that would exhaust most people.”

US Democrats end 14-hour filibuster demanding stronger gun laws

Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy spoke about the Newtown school massacre, which saw the loss of 26 people, mostly children, in 2012.

Orlando shooter's wife 'tried to talk him out of violence but did not call police' say reports

Omar Mateen also spoke of the “filthy ways of the west”.

# shooting - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

Man in his 80s kills another man in his 80s in cemetery before being shot dead by police

“This was not a random act. The victim and the suspect knew each other.”

# shooting - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

‘I’m next, I’m dead’: Survivors of the Orlando nightclub massacre speak out

50 people were killed in gun attack by Omar Mateen at Florida gay nightclub Pulse.

Flags flown at half mast to remember Orlando shooting victims

The Taoiseach confirmed the Irish flag will be flown at half mast at Government Buildings and Leinster House as a mark of respect.

Trump says Obama might 'get the Orlando shooting better than anybody knows'

The US President has said the massacre appears to be “homegrown extremism”.

Orlando gunman 'was regular at Pulse' clubgoers say

Clubgoers told a local paper the 29-year-old would drink heavily and get “loud and belligerent” in the gay club.

# shooting - Monday 13 June, 2016

Orlando shooter was a homophobic killer, deliberately using the 'Isis' name

“We need to rally around our LGBTI brothers and sisters… and to defy the absolute evil [of] groups like Islamic State,” writes security expert Tom Clonan.

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