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Deaf man shot by Oklahoma City police as neighbors screamed ‘he can’t hear’

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Man shot in Northwest Baltimore

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Deaf Man Shot by Oklahoma City Police as Neighbors Screamed ‘He Can’t Hear’

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‘Suspicious death’ in northwest Georgia ruled homicide 

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Witnesses yell 'he can't hear you' as cops shoot deaf man

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Man shot in Jefferson County crashes his car on way to hospital in Birmingham

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Police investigate after man shot in Bristol

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Man killed in North Plains identified; had served jail time for shooting deputy
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Deaf man shot by Oklahoma City police as neighbors screamed ‘he can’t hear’
OKLAHOMA CITY – An Oklahoma City police sergeant is on paid administrative leave after he shot and killed a deaf man Tuesday night on the city’s southeast side. Police confirmed at a press conference Wednesday that residents yelled at the officers, trying to warn them that the man, 35-year-old Magdiel Sanchez, couldn't hear their commands. Whether or not the officers heard them is not clear   Read More ...
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Man dies after shot in chest by 3 masked individuals, suspects still sought
GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) - An investigation is underway after a man was shot in the chest in Greenville, said deputies. Officials with the Greenville County Sheriff's Office confirmed that a shooting occurred on Bethuel Church Road Wednesday night. The call came in at 11:35 p.m. According to deputies, one male victim was shot int he chest. Deputies said they are setting up a perimeter in the area at this time for more than one suspect   Read More ...
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Protesters march in St. Louis suburb over police shooting
By SUMMER BALLENTINE and JOHN HANNA Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) - Protesters took to the streets again Wednesday in the St. Louis area to demonstrate against a judge's recent acquittal of a white former police officer who fatally shot a black suspect in 2011. The demonstration was the latest part of an effort by protesters to disrupt business as a way to draw attention to their cause   Read More ...
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Murder charge in Alsip shooting: A 'robbery that went wrong'
A Carpentersville man fatally shot a 76-year-old man and wounded a 43-year-old man in what is believed to have been a robbery attempt "that went wrong," Alsip police said Wednesday night. Brian Garcia, 33, is charged with murder and attempted murder in the killing of Mohamed Salhia, of Orland Park, and the shooting of the younger man about 1 p.m. Tuesday at Ray's Towing and Recovery, 4340 W   Read More ...
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Despite Pleas, Oklahoma City Officer Fatally Shoots Deaf Man
Photo An Oklahoma City police officer fatally shot a man on Tuesday night despite pleas from neighbors that the man was deaf and could not hear the commands to drop a metal pipe he was holding, the authorities said. The man, Madgiel Sanchez, was shot around 8:15 p.m. outside his home soon after the police responded there to investigate a hit-and-run accident   Read More ...
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Parents of man fatally shot by LAPD, then run over by a police car, call for criminal charges
The parents of a 20-year-old man who was shot to death by Los Angeles police, then run over by an uncontrolled patrol car, demanded Wednesday that the officers face criminal charges for the killing. Eric Rivera was fatally shot in Wilmington this summer after, police say, he turned toward officers with a plastic toy gun that they thought was real. On Wednesday, his parents and their attorney challenged that account, saying that Rivera’s hands were empty and that he was shot as he tried to avoid the moving vehicle   Read More ...
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Man shot in Northwest Baltimore
A man was shot in the torso in northwest Baltimore on Wednesday evening, police said. The man was shot around 7:40 p.m. in the 4400 block of Pall Mall Road. The 27-year-old victim was shot multiple times and was taken to a hospital for treatment. Police had no more details. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 410-396-2221 or the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line at 1-866-7LOCKUP   Read More ...
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Deaf Man Shot by Oklahoma City Police as Neighbors Screamed ‘He Can’t Hear’
OKLAHOMA CITY – An Oklahoma City police sergeant is on paid administrative leave after he shot and killed a deaf man Tuesday night on the city’s southeast side. Police confirmed at a press conference Wednesday that residents yelled at the officers, trying to warn them that the man, 35-year-old Magdiel Sanchez, couldn't hear their commands. Whether or not the officers heard them is not clear   Read More ...
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Police say Connecticut man killed kitten with TV remote, shot another
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man has been charged with killing a kitten with a TV remote and shooting another with a BB gun. Police say officers responded to a report that two kittens had been killed inside a West Hartford apartment on Wednesday. Officers say they confirmed one kitten was dead and another was severely injured. They say the 22-year-old man reportedly shot and killed a pet rat with a BB gun and assaulted his girlfriend in the apartment a few days earlier   Read More ...
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Oklahoma City man killed by police was deaf
By KEN MILLER Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Oklahoma City police officers who opened fire on a man in front of his home as he approached them holding a metal pipe didn't hear witnesses yelling that he was deaf, a department official said Wednesday. Magdiel Sanchez, 35, wasn't obeying the officers' commands before one shot him with a gun and the other with a Taser on Tuesday night, police Capt   Read More ...
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Protesters march in St. Louis suburb over police shooting: 'No justice, no profits'
Protesters took to the streets again Wednesday in the St. Louis area to demonstrate against a judge's recent acquittal of a white former police officer who fatally shot a black suspect in 2011. The demonstration was the latest part of an effort by protesters to disrupt business as a way to draw attention to their cause. It had been announced for Shaw Park in the suburb of Clayton, Missouri, and about 100 people gathered there   Read More ...
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Protesters march in St. Louis suburb over police shooting
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Protesters took to the streets again Wednesday in the St. Louis area to demonstrate against a judge's recent acquittal of a white former police officer who fatally shot a black suspect in 2011. The demonstration was the latest part of an effort by protesters to disrupt business as a way to draw attention to their cause. It had been announced for Shaw Park in the suburb of Clayton, Missouri, and about 100 people gathered there   Read More ...
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Captain: Oklahoma City man killed by police was deaf - | WBTV Charlotte
By KEN MILLER Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Oklahoma City police officers who opened fire on a man in front of his home as he approached them holding a metal pipe didn't hear witnesses yelling that he was deaf, a department official said Wednesday. Magdiel Sanchez, 35, wasn't obeying the officers' commands before one shot him with a gun and the other with a Taser on Tuesday night, police Capt   Read More ...
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Protesters march in St. Louis suburb over police shooting
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Protesters took to the streets again Wednesday in the St. Louis area to demonstrate against a judge's recent acquittal of a white former police officer who fatally shot a black suspect in 2011. Demonstrators marched and chanted near the upscale shopping mall and briefly moved toward an interstate on-ramp, but police blocked the entrance and pushed the protesters back   Read More ...
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Man killed in Washington County shooting identified, no arrests made
Deputies said the man was shot and killed in North Plains on Monday night was a 39-year-old from Hillsboro. Michael Zven Arch died from a gunshot wound at a home in the 16000 block of Northwest Dairy Creek Road, Washington County sheriff's spokesman Sgt. Jeff Talbot said. The suspect fled before deputies arrived, Talbot said. Investigators had no suspect information they could publicly share Wednesday, Talbot said, but they believe the public is not in danger   Read More ...
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Cafeteria shooter in downstate high school taken down by teacher
A teacher at Mattoon High School on Wednesday tackled a student with a gun who had opened fire in the cafeteria.   Read More ...
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‘Suspicious death’ in northwest Georgia ruled homicide 
A death that was considered suspicious when it was reported earlier this week has now been ruled a homicide, officials said. Eddie Lanham was found shot to death after his wife, Renee Lanham, called 911 about 10 p.m. Monday, theChattanooga Times Free Press reported. The fatal gunshot wounds do not appear to be self-inflicted and authorities believe Lanham was the intended target, the sheriff’s office said   Read More ...
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One in the hospital, one in custody after Layton shooting
A 52-year-old man is in the hospital with injuries after being shot Wednesday afternoon in Layton. The victim is expected to survive. Layton police have taken a 19-year-old man in custody, confirmed police Lt. Travis Lyman. The shooting happened at 3:12 p.m. in a shed behind a fourplex near 1650 N. 1425 West, Lyman said. Police are investigating.   Read More ...
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Connecticut police say man killed kitten with TV remote, shot another
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. - (AP) - A Connecticut man has been charged with killing a kitten with a TV remote and shooting another with a BB gun. Police say officers responded to a report that two kittens had been killed inside a West Hartford apartment on Wednesday. Officers say they confirmed one kitten was dead and another was severely injured. They say the 22-year-old man reportedly shot and killed a pet rat with a BB gun and assaulted his girlfriend in the apartment a few days earlier   Read More ...
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PD: Man shot and killed kitten, pet rat with BB gun
A 22-year-old man is facing animal cruelty charges, after being accused of killing a kitten and a pet rat. Police were called to an apartment on Sky View Drive in West Hartford on Wednesday morning after reports that someone had killed two kittens. When officers arrived, they found one dead kitten and another that was severely injured. Police said one kitten was hit with a TV remote and the other was shot with a BB gun   Read More ...
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Police say man killed kitten with TV remote, shot another
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man has been charged with killing a kitten with a TV remote and shooting another with a BB gun. Police say officers responded to a report that two kittens had been killed inside a West Hartford apartment on Wednesday. Officers say they confirmed one kitten was dead and another was severely injured. They say the 22-year-old man reportedly shot and killed a pet rat with a BB gun and assaulted his girlfriend in the apartment a few days earlier   Read More ...
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Witnesses yell 'he can't hear you' as cops shoot deaf man
Oklahoma City police officers who opened fire on a man in front of his home as he approached them holding a metal pipe didn't hear witnesses yelling that he was deaf, a department official said Wednesday. Magdiel Sanchez, 35, wasn't obeying the officers' commands before one shot him and another tased him Tuesday night, police Capt. Bo Mathews said at a news conference   Read More ...
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Wife of Omaha man shot at 60th and L couldn't believe her husband had been killed: 'I kept telling them it’s not him'
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The Latest: Neighbor says man shot by cop didn't speak
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Latest on a man holding a stick who was shot and killed by an Oklahoma City police officer (all times local): A man who saw Oklahoma City police officers open fire on his deaf neighbor says the neighbor was developmentally disabled and also didn't speak. Julio Rayos tells The Oklahoman that 35-year-old Magdiel Sanchez mainly communicated through hand movements   Read More ...
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Man shot in Jefferson County crashes his car on way to hospital in Birmingham
The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting in the Huffman area that injured a man Wednesday afternoon. According to a release, deputies were called to a crash scene in Birmingham around 2 p.m. and arrived to find a man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Deputies later learned the man was shot in the 100 block of 14th Avenue NW and was trying to drive himself to the hospital when he wrecked in the 9900 block of Parkway East   Read More ...
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Protest planned in St. Louis suburb over police shooting
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Protesters said they would take to the streets again Wednesday in the St. Louis area to demonstrate against a judge's recent acquittal of a white former police officer who fatally shot a black suspect in 2011. The demonstration planned in Clayton, Missouri, would be the latest part of an effort by protesters to disrupt business as a way to draw attention to their cause   Read More ...
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Protest planned in St. Louis suburb over police shooting
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Protesters said they would take to the streets again Wednesday in the St. Louis area to demonstrate against a judge's recent acquittal of a white former police officer who fatally shot a black suspect in 2011. The demonstration planned in Clayton, Missouri, would be the latest part of an effort by protesters to disrupt business as a way to draw attention to their cause   Read More ...
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Protest planned in St. Louis suburb over police shooting
By SUMMER BALLENTINE and JOHN HANNA Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) - Protesters said they would take to the streets again Wednesday in the St. Louis area to demonstrate against a judge's recent acquittal of a white former police officer who fatally shot a black suspect in 2011. The demonstration planned in Clayton, Missouri, would be the latest part of an effort by protesters to disrupt business as a way to draw attention to their cause   Read More ...
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Florida Man Allegedly Fatally Shot His Twin Brother’s Romantic Rival
On Monday, police arrested Kelcey Riddick of Boynton Beach on a first-degree murder charge. Police believe Riddick fatally shot Derrick Barber, 35, outside a convenience store in Boynton Beach on Sept. 4. Shortly prior to the deadly shooting, several witnesses allegedly observed Barber and Riddick’s twin, Kunta Kinte Riddick, engaged in a heated argument that turned physical in the store’s parking lot   Read More ...
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West Hartford man charged with killing kitten, shooting pet rat with BB gun
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — A West Hartford man is facing several charges after police say he killed a kitten as well as a pet rat, and severely injured another kitten with a BB gun Wednesday morning. Just before 10:25 a.m., West Hartford police responded to an apartment on Sky View Drive on a report that a man had just killed two kittens inside the apartment   Read More ...
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San Francisco police release surveillance footage after Oakland teacher killed in shooting
San Francisco police released surveillance footage after an Oakland teacher was killed in a shooting over the weekend.   Read More ...
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Police ID Spanish Lake man found fatally shot in St. Louis
ST. LOUIS • Police have identified a Spanish Lake man who was fatally shot Tuesday morning in the city. Parron Walker, 28, was found shot to death about 6 a.m. in the driver's seat of a car in the 5100 block of Palm Street, in the city's Kingsway West neighborhood, St. Louis police say. Investigators believe Walker was shot while driving on Palm   Read More ...
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Police: Woman shot trooper in the arm after high-speed chase - | WBTV Charlotte
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Police in Virginia have identified a woman accused of shooting and wounding a trooper after a high-speed chase. State police said in a statement Wednesday that she is 23-year-old Karisa Daniels of Durham, North Carolina. She faces charges that include attempted capital murder of a police officer. Trooper C.A. Putnam is recovering at a hospital after being shot in the arm   Read More ...
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Police investigate fatal shooting near Mukilteo
A young woman was found dead near Mukilteo, Washington in what authorities believe was a homicide. KOMO-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2wxrVjZ ) that Snohomish County sheriff's deputies were called to York Road at about 2 a.m. Wednesday on reports of gunfire in the area. When they arrived, they found a woman in her 20s shot to death inside a home. Another woman and three children were also in the house at the time, but none was injured   Read More ...
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Bond set for fourth suspect in Vista shooting
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - The fourth man charged in a shooting at a Vista nightclub early Saturday had his bond set Wednesday morning. Bond was set at $50,000 cash or surety for Maleik Houseal. Houseal had been released from the hospital late Tuesday night. He was taken to Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center. He was injured in the exchange of gunfire outside Empire Supper Club   Read More ...
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18-year-old man killed in Akron shooting, medical examiner says
AKRON, Ohio -- An 18-year-old man was shot and killed Tuesday in the West Akron neighborhood, the Summit County Medical Examiner's Office said. The man was shot multiple times about 2:45 p.m. on Minerva Place near Garth Avenue. He died at the scene, the medical examiner's office said. The man's identity will be released once his family has been notified. The Akron Police Department has not released any information about the shooting   Read More ...
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The Latest: Witnesses yelled 'he can't hear' before shooting
OKLAHOMA CITY — The Latest on a man holding a stick who was shot and killed by an Oklahoma City police officer (all times local): Authorities say Oklahoma City officers who opened fire on a man who was approaching them with a metal pipe in his hands apparently didn't hear witnesses yelling that the man was deaf. Police Capt. Bo Mathews said Wednesday that 35-year-old Magdiel Sanchez wasn't obeying the officers' commands before one shot him with a gun and the other with a Taser on Tuesday night   Read More ...
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Okla. City man killed by police was deaf, captain says
Oklahoma City — Oklahoma City police officers who opened fire on a man who was approaching them holding a metal pipe apparently didn’t hear witnesses yelling that the man was deaf, the department said Wednesday. Police Capt. Bo Mathews said 35-year-old Magdiel Sanchez wasn’t obeying the officers’ commands before one shot him with a gun and the other with a Taser on Tuesday night   Read More ...
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