Tag Archives: shootings

  • Nephew Claims Self-Defense in Shooting Uncle Benzino

    Mar 31, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *The nephew charged with shooting reality TV star Benzino during a weekend funeral procession on a Boston-area highway is claiming self-defense. Gai Scott, 36, of Randolph, pleaded not guilty in Plymouth District Court to armed assault with intent to murder, reports The AP. He was ordered held without bail pending a hearing Wednesday to determine […]

  • Man Accidently Kills Himself As He Teaches Gun Safety to Girlfriend

    Feb 27, 14 by Brainuser1 1 Comment


    *A 36-year-old man from Independence Township, Michigan, accidentally shot himself to death on Monday while teaching his girlfriend about gun safety, according to the Oakland Press. According to the Detroit Free Press the man, who remains unidentified, was demonstrating to his girlfriend how his three handguns are safe when they aren’t loaded. He was attempting […]

  • Suspect Arrested in Murder of Rapper Doe B.

    Dec 31, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *A man has been taken into custody on two capital murder charges in the fatal shooting of rapper Doe B. and a woman at an Alabama bar. Six others were also wounded. Montgomery police said Monday that 25-year-old Jason Quan McWilliams of Montgomery turned himself in the previous evening and that he’s being held without […]

  • Philly News Anchor Blasted Over ‘Breaking Bad’ Tweet

    Oct 7, 13 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments


    *It was supposed to be a cutesy way to get viewers to watch her newscast, but linking the murderous series finale of “Breaking Bad” to a real shooting spree that left one person dead and five injured was something even Heisenberg might’ve found tasteless. Philadelphia news anchor Joyce Evans tweeted, “Thought ‘Breaking Bad’ was hot […]

  • Trayvon Martin’s Mother Speaks on Gun Control and Justice

    Jan 1, 13 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment


    *The New Year is here. People are gathering up their goals and hopes for 2013. Some have lost their loved ones naturally and others because of tragedy. Sybrina Fulton, mother of slain teen Trayvon Martin, is among those mourning the premature loss of their loved ones. Ten months after Trayvon was shot and killed by George Zimmerman, his mother […]

  • Chicago Authorities Baffled by Surge in Gang Activity and Killings

    Jun 12, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *(Via theGrio) – There are many theories about what has caused a recent spike in Chicago’s homicide rate, including a splintering of established drug gangs, the warm winter and high unemployment in some neighborhoods that seem a world away from the city’s beaches, lush parks and skyscrapers. The numbers clearly show there is a problem, […]