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# shooting - Today’s News


# shooting - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Woman accidentally shoots herself in the head while taking a selfie

The 21-year-old Russian woman was posing with a 9mm handgun left behind by a security guard at her Moscow office.

# shooting - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Deadly Waco shootout started when someone ran over biker’s foot

Nine people were killed in the brawl and 170 people have since been charged.

# shooting - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Teenage boy injured in Limerick shooting

The 17-year-old’s injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

# shooting - Monday 11 May, 2015

Bullet missed George Zimmerman’s head during shooting

He wasn’t badly injured.

Man charged after gunman shoots another man from a bicycle in Limerick

The incident happened on Saturday afternoon.

# shooting - Sunday 10 May, 2015

Man shot in Limerick by gunman on a bicycle

A 22-year-old has been arrested.

# shooting - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Ex-IRA commander Jock Davison gunned down in Belfast

The 47-year-old was on his way to a local community centre where he worked when he was shot.

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Islamic State militants say they’ve struck the US for the first time

The group says the US will see ‘the soldiers of the Islamic State do terrible things’.

# shooting - Monday 4 May, 2015

Two men shot dead at US Mohammed cartoon event

The convention was attended by controversial Dutch far-right politician Geert Wilders.

# shooting - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

“There was a lot of blood”: Victims describe night of ‘Batman’ cinema massacre Courtroom Drama This post contains videos

“There was a lot of blood”: Victims describe night of ‘Batman’ cinema massacre

James Holmes is pleading not guilty by reason of insanity.

Obama: “There are police departments that have to do some soul searching”

Several police officers were injured tonight.

# shooting - Monday 20 April, 2015

‘It is a tragedy for two families’: Cavan man jailed for 12 years for killing his wife

The 57 year old was found guilty of manslaughter.

# shooting - Monday 13 April, 2015

Video shows police officer shooting man dead after mistaking his gun for his taser

The 73-year-old reserve who shot the man immediately apologises.

# shooting - Saturday 11 April, 2015

“I don’t think he ever met an enemy”: Man shot by police officer is laid to rest

A video of the shooting sparked outrage.

# shooting - Friday 10 April, 2015

Dashcam video shows Walter Scott and policeman moments before shooting

The video was released by police.

# shooting - Thursday 9 April, 2015

‘I knew right away, I had something on my hands’: How US police shooting was caught on camera

Body cameras have been ordered for all members of the police force.

# shooting - Monday 30 March, 2015

Elderly British couple found shot dead in Spanish villa

There were no signs of break-in and nothing appears to have been stolen from the house.

Man survives after being shot in the face

Police said two men carried out the attack.

# shooting - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Gardaí hunt for two gunmen after fatal shooting in quiet Dublin suburb

A man was shot dead by two gunmen after leaving his house at around 11.30 this morning.

# shooting - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

One dead and five wounded in shooting attacks in US suburb

The suspect – a bald, white man in his 40s – is still at large.

# shooting - Monday 16 March, 2015

Ferguson protesters tear up American flag

A man aged (20) was charged with shooting two police officers from a car.

# shooting - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

New ISIS video purportedly shows child executing ‘Israeli spy’

The footage shows the boy, who appears to be aged around 12, shooting the hostage in the forehead using a pistol.

# shooting - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Pregnant woman and man shot in Clondalkin

The man was shot in the stomach and the woman sustained a wound to her arm.

# shooting - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Man and teen arrested over ‘mistaken identity’ murder of Edward Nugent

The 64-year-old was shot dead at his home last month.

# shooting - Monday 2 March, 2015

Eleven-year-old boy shot as men ransack home

The boy was brought to Tallaght Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

# shooting - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Putin vows to punish killers of Kremlin critic, as opposition condemns “political murder”

Boris Nemtsov was a fierce opponent of Vladamir Putin and was set to lead an opposition rally. He was shot in the back on a bridge near the Kremlin

Man in Ballyfermot shot in front of his child

The man sustained a gunshot wound to the leg and a 40-year-old man has since been arrested.

# shooting - Friday 27 February, 2015

Seven people shot dead in shooting rampage in small US town

The gunman also died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

# shooting - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Shooting rampage in Czech Republic leaves eight dead

The gunman is reported to have killed himself after the shootings.

# shooting - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Teenager shot in the legs by masked men

The 17-year-old was rushed to hospital for treatment after three men forced their way into a house last night and attacked him.

# shooting - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Man in his 50s shot in Wicklow after opening door to gunmen

The man answered his door and was shot.

# shooting - Monday 16 February, 2015

Garda shot in New Orleans thanks Irish community for kind messages of support

Garda Brian Hanrahan was on holidays when he was shot several times.

Walkinstown shooting: ‘Innocent people are being caught up in violent crime’

A man in his 60s was shot dead at his home last night.

Armed gardaí deployed, roads closed and checkpoints in place for Barney McGinley funeral

The 63-year-old father of nine was shot dead at a wedding last week.

# shooting - Sunday 15 February, 2015

The 9 at 9: Sunday

It’s Sunday. Stay tucked up in bed and let us fill you in on the top stories.

# shooting - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Canadian police foil duo’s plan for deadly Valentine’s Day shooting spree

It is not thought to be terror related.

# shooting - Thursday 12 February, 2015

“We know who they are”: Police tell wedding shooters to turn themselves in

The teenage bride was said to have “had the look of being frightened the whole way through the liturgy”.

# shooting - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Wedding goes ahead after fatal shooting at church

A man in his 60s died from gunshot wounds.

Man charged with murder after three Muslim students killed

The incident occurred last night in North Carolina.

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