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Detroit, MIfox2detroit.com

Detroit mother accused of trying to clean up scene, get rid of gun after 4-year-old accidentally shot self

DETROIT (FOX 2) - Authorities allege that a woman was trying to clean up an accidental shooting scene when one of her children told Detroit police what happened. Police were called to Harris Park on Tuesday on reports that a child had been shot, but no witnesses or evidence was found. The investigation then shifted to an apartment complex in the 1900 block of Chene.
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Minneapolis, MNPosted by
CBS Minnesota

Awwal Adebayo Ladipo, 25, Dies After Assault Leaves Him With Brain Injury

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — An attack outside a night spot has left a young man dead and his family pleading for answers. Twenty-five-year-old Awwal Ladipo died two days after a fight in north Minneapolis. Police say an argument turned violent when someone hit Ladipo, knocking him to the ground. Born in Nigeria and raised in Canada, the St. Cloud State University graduate was respected by many. Pictures of Awwal Ladipo captured the quiet confidence of a young man with big plans. “Gentle, easy going, respectful, very educated and well-mannered,” parent Antinuke Ladipo said. “He loves to help and has brought so many of his...
Bronx, NYpix11.com

NYPD officer shot during struggle with suspect in the Bronx: police

FOXHURST, the Bronx — A gang member shot an NYPD lieutenant during a struggle in the Bronx, police said early Saturday morning. The shooting happened on Lyman Place near East 169th Street around 11:55 p.m. Friday, according to NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea. The lieutenant was with three officers patrolling the...
Baltimore County, MDfoxbaltimore.com

Police identify two dead children found during traffic stop in Baltimore County

BALTIMORE COUNTY, Md. (WBFF) -- The children found dead during a traffic stop last night have been identified as 7-year-old Joshlyn Johnson and 5-year-old Larry O’Neil. "Tonight, the entire Baltimore County Police Department grieves with the community over the unspeakable deaths of two innocent children,” Baltimore County Police Chief Melissa Hyatt said. “The investigation into this atrocious crime will not stop until those responsible are brought to justice.”
Saint Louis County, MOSt. Louis American

Embattled Police Chief Mary Barton resigns

St. Louis County’s first female police chief stepped down Friday after serving as the department’s leader for approximately 16 months, a tenure laden with race-related controversies. Lieutenant Colonel Mary Barton became the first woman and gender queer person to serve as the county’s top cop when she was appointed in...
Shakopee, MNPosted by
CBS Minnesota

Woman Found Beheaded On Shakopee Sidewalk; 42-Year-Old Man Arrested

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — An arrest has been made after a woman was found beheaded on a Shakopee sidewalk Wednesday afternoon. According to the Shakopee Police Department, the incident occurred at around 2:30 p.m. at the intersection of Fourth Avenue and Spencer Street. A 55-year-old woman, identified as America Mafalda Thayer of Shakopee, was found on the sidewalk near the intersection and pronounced dead at the scene. Police later confirmed that the woman was beheaded in the incident. Aerial footage of the scene showed a tarp set up by investigators. (credit: CBS) Police say they quickly arrested a 42-year-old Shakopee man on suspicion of...