Category Archives: National News

FBI: 50% jump in active-shooter incidents from 2020 to 2021

FBI: 50% jump in active-shooter incidents from 2020 to 2021

David Crespo/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — When a disgruntled employee opened fire in the parking lot of a FedEx distribution facility in Indianapolis, Indiana, in April 2021, the shooter did so because he wanted to commit “suicidal murder,” an FBI report released Monday concludes. That incident, according to the FBI, was one of deadliest mass killings…read more »

Person of interest identified in unprovoked NYC subway shooting: Sources

Person of interest identified in unprovoked NYC subway shooting: Sources

Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Police have identified a person in connection with the unprovoked fatal shooting of 48-year-old Daniel Enriquez on a Q train in New York City on Sunday, according to police sources. The person, who is still at large, is a 25-year-old man from Brooklyn with about 20 prior arrests, including…read more »

Texas woman sought in fatal shooting of professional cyclist, US Marshals say

Texas woman sought in fatal shooting of professional cyclist, US Marshals say

The U.S. Marshals Service shared this image of homicide suspect Kaitlin Armstrong. – U.S. Marshals Service(AUSTIN, Texas) — A manhunt is underway for a Texas woman wanted in connection with the fatal shooting of a professional cyclist who authorities say was once romantically linked to the suspect’s boyfriend. Austin police issued a homicide warrant on…read more »

Police searching for gunman in fatal shooting on NYC subway

Police searching for gunman in fatal shooting on NYC subway

Getty Images / Tim Drivas Photography(NEW YORK) — New York City Police officers are searching for a gunman after a subway passenger was shot and killed in what investigators describe as an unprovoked attack. The suspect was pacing back and forth in the last car of a Manhattan-bound Q train as it crossed over the…read more »