Officers with rifles, ballistic shield entered Uvalde school 9 minutes after gunman

Multiple police officers armed with rifles and a ballistic shield were inside Robb Elementary School 19 minutes after the gunman, according to new details – yet law enforcement still waited roughly an hour to breach the classroom where the shooter carried out his deadly rampage last month. The new details were included in reports by … Read more

Services resume at site of deadly Alabama church shooting

Services resumed Sunday morning at the Alabama church where a gunman shot three elderly people dead on Thursday at a potluck dinner. During the service, Rev. John Burress said the slain members of the church were killed while following Jesus’ lessons of embracing outsiders. “They made sure everyone was welcome at their table,” Burress said, … Read more

Mass shooting at San Antonio BBQ leaves 2 dead, 5 injured

At least two people were killed and five others injured during a “drive-by” mass shooting late Saturday in San Antonio, a local police head said. The seven people were shot about 10 pm as a family was barbecuing outside a house, while multiple children were inside, San Antonio Police Department Chief William McManus told reporters … Read more

Alabama church shooter Robert Findlay Smith was gun dealer

The madman who allegedly fatally shot three people at an Alabama church was a federally licensed gun dealer who allegedly failed to keep a record of a weapon he’d sold, running afoul of authorities, a new report said. Robert Findlay Smith, 70, of Birmingham, was sitting by himself at a potluck supper at Stephen’s Episcopal … Read more

Uvalde cops waited 77 minutes to try entering classrooms during shooting

Security footage shows cops at the Uvalde, Texas school massacre waited 77 minutes before even trying to open the doors to two classrooms where the shooter killed 19 children and two teachers last month, a new report said. The latest revelation, published Saturday by The San Antonio Express News, is the latest detail that shows … Read more

2 officers had a chance to shoot Uvalde school gunman

article Texas state troopers outside Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, US, on Tuesday, May 24, 2022. Fourteen students and one teacher were killed during a massacre in a Texas elementary school, the deadliest US school shooting in more than four years UVALDE, Texas – Two Uvalde city police officers passed up a fleeting chance … Read more

Manchin on Senate gun deal: ‘No law-abiding gun owner should be offended by this’

Late. Joe Manchin (DW.Va.) on Monday defended the bipartisan Senate agreement on gun reform reached over the weekend in the wake of the latest spate of mass shootings, saying none of the measures agreed upon should concern America’s lawful gun owners. During an appearance on CNN’s “The Lead with Jake Tapper,” Manchin said that gun … Read more

Thousands expected to march for renewed gun reform demands – CBS Mornings

Thousands expected to march for renewed gun reform demandsCBS Mornings ‘March for Our Lives’ holding gatherings in Raleigh, CharlotteCBS17.com Sandy Hook survivors, families and Connecticut advocates to join March for Our Lives rally in Washington DCHartford Courant View Full Coverage on Google News

Worker charged in deadly Maryland factory break room shooting

A Maryland factory worker accused of killing three coworkers and injuring two other people in a Thursday shooting was charged with dozens of felonies, including murder, authorities said Friday. Joe Louis Esquivel, 23, of Hedgesville, WV, was hit with a slew of murders, attempted murders, assault and weapons charges in connection with the Smithsburg massacre, … Read more

Uvalde, Texas police chief Pete Arredondo defends police response during Robb Elementary school shooting

A hard-to-find key to a locked classroom door was the ultimate reason police waited 77 minutes to enter a Robb Elementary classroom to kill a gunman, stopping the massacre that claimed the lives of 19 students and two teachers, the under-fire police chief said. Uvalde school district police Chief Pete Arredondo, who was in charge … Read more