Explosion in Acapulco injures nine people

ACAPULCO, MEXICO – An explosion rocked the main square of Acapulco, a popular Pacific coast resort city, late Sunday, injuring nine people, including a baby who remains in critical condition, officials said Monday. Authorities in Guerrero state have not yet determined the cause of the blast, though the presence of burns on some victims suggests the involvement of a flammable device. The incident occurred in a bustling area known for its restaurants, frequented by both …

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Six injured in shooting outside nightclub

WASHINGTON D.C. – Late Friday night, a spree of violence occurred outside Decades nightclub in Dupont Circle, resulting in six people being injured, including a security guard. Metropolitan police reported that a man, recently ejected from the establishment, retaliated by drawing a firearm and shooting into the crowd. The incident took place around 11 p.m. along the 1200 block of Connecticut Avenue NW. Law enforcement officials stated the shooting was triggered by a confrontation that …

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Seven bodies were found in a state of dismemberment, stuffed in car on busy highway

PUEBLA, MX – Officials in Puebla, one of Mexico’s most populous cities, reported on Friday the discovery of seven bodies in an abandoned vehicle on a busy expressway. Five of the bodies were decapitated, and another was entirely dismembered. The state prosecutors of Puebla disclosed that each body had a message attached, supposedly explaining the reasons for their demise. The victims were accused of various crimes, ranging from minor drug dealing to freight truck robbery …

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Police officer shot and killed by career criminal

QUEENS, NY – A “senseless act of violence” as described by officials, resulted in the tragic death of a 31-year-old NYPD officer on Monday evening. Officer Jonathan Diller, a husband and father to a 1-year-old son, was fatally shot during a traffic stop in Queens by a man with a substantial criminal record. Diller, who had served three years on the force, was trying to extract the suspect, Guy Rivera, 34, from a car on …

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Three-year-old girl shot in drug deal gone wrong

HARRIS COUNTY, TX – An apparently normal afternoon in Harris County, Texas, abruptly descended into chaos this Wednesday as a drug transaction went notoriously awry. A woman, along with her three-year-old daughter, ended up injured in a surprising shootout believed to have been triggered by a failed drug deal involving the child’s father. The incident, as disclosed by the Harris County Sheriff’s Office, transpired at the Point Northwest Apartments on Point Park Drive shortly before …

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Unresponsive man found after downtown shooting

BALTIMORE, MD – On Saturday afternoon, downtown Baltimore turned into the site of a severe shooting that resulted in a man being critically injured. Law enforcement arrived at the scene around 3:15 p.m. on the 200 block of Marion Street where they found an unresponsive man suffering from gunshot wounds. The victim was immediately rushed to the hospital in critical condition. His condition prompted the police to alert homicide detectives. During the investigation, police cordoned …

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Three teens shot, one killed, outside school

CHICAGO, IL – A tragic shooting incident near Nicholas Senn High School in Chicago’s Edgewater neighborhood resulted in the death of one teenager and left two others injured on Wednesday afternoon, according to law enforcement authorities. The victims, all students at the high school, were reportedly ambushed by a shooter who emerged from a vehicle as they walked in the vicinity of the school. The three teenagers included two 16-year-olds and another who was younger …

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Man arrested after fatal shooting and police standoff in Florida

TAMPA, FL – Florida law enforcement apprehended a man with a violent history on Wednesday, following an episode that resulted in a woman’s death, injuries to two others, and shots fired at police officers. Responding to a call about gunfire at a Tampa residence, police officers found themselves in a dangerous situation as Michael Banks, 42, allegedly began shooting at them. The officers managed to subdue Banks without any injuries, according to statements from Police …

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Shooting breaks out during argument at restaurant

CHICAGO, IL – A usually bustling restaurant and bar located on South Side, Chicago, became the site of a grim incident last Friday night. A man currently fights for his life following a shooting that ensued as an argument escalated inside Buffalo Wings and Rings, leaving the Bridgeport community shaken. According to local residents like Robin Carberry, the shooting, which occurred around 11:30 p.m. near West 34th Street and South Halsted Street, may have implications …

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One dead, three injured in suspected gang-related shooting

NEW YORK CITY, NY – A violent shooting in South Jamaica, Queens, left one man dead and three others injured on Friday afternoon. The incident occurred around 3:15 p.m. on 143rd Street and Foch Boulevard. Witnesses informed police of an unidentified man who approached the four victims, who had gathered around a silver SUV, and began shooting. After the attack, the shooter fled the area. Arriving on the scene, first responders found four victims suffering …

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