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Saturday 30 September 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Shooting

This week
24th September 2023 - 30th September 2023
Three people killed in twin shootings at a house and hospital in Rotterdam
A gunman dressed in combat gear opened fire in a flat in the Dutch city then burst into a nearby medical centre.
Last week
17th September 2023 - 30th September 2023
Man hospitalised after being shot in both legs in Derry
The PSNI said two masked men are reported to have been involved in the attack.
This month
September 2023
PSNI appeal for information after shooting in Co Armagh home
The man’s injuries are not believed to be life threatening.
Last month
August 2023
Arrest made over shooting in which man was seriously injured in Dublin 15 in December 2016
He has since been charged and is due to appear before the Criminal Courts of Justice this evening.
Man hospitalised, homes and vehicles damaged in incidents in Co Clare
The man was hospitalised with non-life treatening injured afters shots were fired.
Florida community mourns after three black people shot dead in racist killing
At least one of the shooter’s guns had hand-drawn swastikas on it.
Seven people hospitalised after mass shooting at Caribbean festival in Boston, US
Unverified social media posts appeared to show people running from a chaotic street scene, with some falling to the ground.
Four dead after man opens fire at California bar, targeting his estranged wife
Marie Snowling had filed for divorce and her father told a newspaper that John Snowling ‘could not deal with it’.
Shooter kills three people at bar in southern California
The shooter was killed by police in the incident.
Mother of six-year-old who shot teacher in Virginia pleads guilty to child neglect
Prosecutors agreed to drop the misdemeanour charge of reckless storage of a firearm against Deja Taylor.
Israel troops kill two Palestinians in West Bank raid
The raid brings the number of Palestinians killed in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict so far this year to 216, compared to 28 Israelis.
Investigation underway following shooting in Crumlin tonight
A man has been taken to hospital as a precaution.
Israeli army kills three Palestinian militants
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu praised the troops for killing the militants.
Two men arrested after shooting in Bushmills village
Two men were arrested this morning for a shooting at an apartment on Wednesday evening.
Ex-aide of Israel far-right MP held over Palestinian's murder
A suspect in the shooting had acted as spokesman to a member of parliament from the far-right Jewish Power party.
July 2023
New Zealand gunman kills two people on eve of Women's World Cup
Police have confirmed that the shooter died at the scene, adding that the attack was not “a national security risk” but that investigations are ongoing.
The gunman was found dead after a police shootout, during which an officer was shot and injured. Four civilians were also injured.
The incident comes as soccer teams and fans gathered in New Zealand for the Fifa Women’s World Cup.
New Zealand Prime Minister Chris Hipkins said the tournament would go ahead as scheduled.
Shots fired at house in Armagh shortly after midnight
A number of shots were fired through a window at the rear of a house in the Callan Bridge Park area of the city.
Nine people, including two children, shot in Washington DC on Fourth of July holiday
Police said the victims were admitted to hospital with injuries not considered to be life-threatening.
Four people killed and two children injured in Philadelphia shooting
A suspect has been taken into custody.
2 people killed and 28 injured in mass shooting in US city of Baltimore
Local news agency Fox 45 reported that multiple people had been killed in the incident.
Over 1,300 arrested in France as protests continue on day of killed teen's funeral
The riots were sparked by the shooting of a 17-year-old by police on Tuesday.
June 2023
Inquest into George Nkencho death adjourned for fifth time as DPP only received file this week
The coroner adjourned the case until 14 December.
One teen killed in Brazil school shooting
A 16-year-old girl was killed and a boy the same age was taken to the hospital in serious condition.
Gardaí seeking new information about a drive-by shooting in Limerick City last week
One shot was fired from weapon in the populated Hyde Road area on 4 June.
Gardaí investigating after man (40s) shot and injured at golf course in north Dublin
Investigators are probing whether the gun was legally held and discharged accidentally.
10 people injured in mass shooting in Denver shortly after Nuggets win first NBA title
Police said a suspect was taken into custody.
11-year-old British girl shot dead after neighbour opens fire in France
The shooter has been identified as a 71-year-old Dutch pensioner.
Man hospitalised after being shot by two masked men in Belfast cemetery last night
The incident happened at 10.30pm last night in a cemetery on the Falls Road in the west of the city.
Two people killed after shooting at high school graduation in Virginia
A 19-year-old is in custody and will be charged with two counts of second-degree murder.
Three-year-old Palestinian shot by Israeli forces dies
The Israeli army said it ‘regrets harm to non-combatants’ and is committed to preventing such incidents.
3 Israeli soldiers and 1 Egyptian killed shooting near shared border
An Israeli army statement identified the assailant as an Egyptian policeman.
PSNI appeal for witnesses after man shot in back and legs yesterday
Detectives are treating the attack as attempted murder.
May 2023
Girl wounded in Serbia school shooting dies, bringing death toll to 10
The girl had been in a critical condition with head injuries following the attack on 3 May.
Four arrests over shooting of Gary Carey in Kilmainham car park
Two men and two women are being held at various Garda stations across Dublin.
Gardaí appeal for information on silver saloon car seen at time of Cork shooting
A man in his 40s was injured in the incident.
Two people dead as man opens fire at Mercedes-Benz factory in Germany
A 53-year-old suspect has been taken into custody, a spokesman for the Stuttgart prosecutor’s office said.
'Thoughts and prayers are not enough,' says Biden following mass shooting in Texas
A heavily armed man stormed a shopping mall, shooting dead eight people and wounding several others before he was killed by police.
Minister commits to meeting gun groups before any changes made to firearm ownership rules
A public consultation on proposed changes to firearm ownership rules is now open.
Woman killed and four others wounded in shooting at Atlanta medical facility
Officers said the gunman is believed to be Deion Patterson and that he is considered armed and dangerous.
Man accused of killing five neighbours in Texas is arrested
The man is accused of attacking his neighbors after they allegedly asked him to stop shooting his semi-automatic rifle because the noise was keeping a baby awake.