19-year-old Rashad Easley was booked into jail Thursday night on one count of first degree murder, three counts of shooting with intent to kill, and three outstanding warrants.
18-year-old Antonio Wells was also arrested Thursday evening on one count of first degree murder and three counts of shooting with intent to kill. He also faces charges of false impersonation and resisiting arrest from another incident.
Friday, police released… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on September 13, 2008 at 2:38am —
One man is dead and another in custody this morning after a shooting at a Speedway apartment complex.
Speedway police arrested Joseph T. Fields, 24, on initial charges of murder, resisting arrest and possession of a handgun by a serious violent felon in connection with the shooting this morning of Chris L. Ingram, according a written statement from Chief Jeffrey Dine. Homicide database: Click here to track homicides in Marion… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on September 2, 2008 at 11:20pm —
A Blacksburg man has been sentenced to life in prison in connection with a fatal drive-by shooting in 2007. Travis Sentell Parker, 28, was found guilty of murder Wednesday after of a three-day jury trial in Gaffney. He is not eligible for parole.
According to prosecutors, Parker fatally shot 27-year-old Moraine Foote on June 22, 2007. Foote suffered a gunshot wound to his stomach about 5:20 p.m. while he stood outside of a home near the… Continue
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Detective Michael Smith Phillips was sitting in a pickup truck with a suspect, in the middle of an undercover operation to buy half a pound of marijuana, when another man came up and shot him three times in the torso, Virginia Beach Police Chief Jake Jacocks said in a press conference Friday.
Phillips, 37, and a member of the… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on August 8, 2008 at 9:41pm —
Deputies were called to the area of Poppy Hill Road at about 6 p.m. to reports of shots fired. Witnesses said a black Mercedes was driving back and forth on the road before a passenger opened fire on Willie Tolbert IV,who was walking down the street at the time, according to the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office. He was not… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on August 8, 2008 at 9:30pm —
Antioch -- A scheme by two friends to rob a marijuana dealer in Antioch ended with the shooting death of one of the men and the arrest of the other on murder charges, police said. The marijuana dealer who fired the shots, meanwhile, was not arrested and was described by police as a victim.
Police say the incident began Sunday when Jahnathan Cox, 20, and his friend, Curtis Pounds, decided to rob an Antioch resident who sold… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on August 7, 2008 at 1:00am —
Ministers, police officers and neighbors all gathered at the site of a recent drive-by shooting Monday to highlight the need for community action against violence.
The little green house on Pierce Street where 16-year-old Kymberlee Moore was shot last week still bears a bullet hole near its front door.
Kymberlee, a student at E.C. Glass High School, was shot in the back on July 28 while sitting on the front porch with her family. A… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on August 6, 2008 at 8:30pm —
Charges against two more suspects in Tuesday’s gangland-style, rolling shooting spree indicate that the gun battle started as an effort to retaliate for an incident the night before. Tyrone Fleming, 30, and Mark Lee, 19, are each charged with four counts of attempted second-degree murder and one count of using a firearm to commit a felony.
Brandon Johnson, 16, was charged earlier this week with… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on August 2, 2008 at 2:19pm —
Police have arrested one man and are looking for another man in connection with a shooting on Doolittle Road Tuesday.
The shooting happened just before 5:30 a.m. in the 100 block of Doolittle Road, police said. A 29-year-old woman was shot once in the upper torso and is being treated for serious injuries.
According to police the shooting happened after the shooter and the victim… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on July 31, 2008 at 12:17pm —
The shooting and beating on a man early Saturday morning in Portsmouth appears to be a random robbery, police said Tuesday.
Investigators expect to bring more charges against the four people who were arrested, said Detective Jan Westerbeck of Portsmouth police.
The 19-year-old man who was shot remained in stable condition Tuesday at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, police said. His name has not been released.… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on July 23, 2008 at 11:26pm —
Robert Lee Holmes Jr., 22, was shot in the chest about 4:30 p.m. when a gunman in a maroon Lincoln Town Car opened fire near 31st Street North and Cincinnati Avenue.
Acquaintances who were with Holmes fired several shots in return, and the driver sped away, Police Chief Ron Palmer said.
Several children nearby at The Salvation Army's North Mabee Boys and Girls Club, 3001 N. Cincinnati Ave.,… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on July 16, 2008 at 12:06pm —
DENVER - Sierra Moore and her Auntie Jessica have learned that adversity can make you stronger.Their families call them two peas in a pod.
Eight-year-old Sierra and 14-year-old Jessica love to spend time together. They were together on June 20 walking home from a friend's house near Curtis Park when they found themselves in the wrong place at the wrong time.
"I never thought anything like that could happen. It was so scary. It still… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on July 9, 2008 at 11:30am —
After celebrating her 35th birthday at a bar into early Friday, Sylvia Ware and some friends pulled up on the block where she lives to find more than 100 people partying in the street.The one-way block on N. 28th St. draws a crowd most nights, she said.
One of Ware's friends, Theresa "Two-Two" Raddle, 23, got out first and went to talk with another woman. That's when Ware heard the popping. At first she thought it was fireworks, an early Fourth… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on July 6, 2008 at 12:05pm —
Nino Abraham, 18, is charged in the fatal shooting of Isaac Saucedo in a funeral procession on the Southwest Side.
CHICAGO (STNG) ― An 18-year-old man was charged with murder early Friday for the fatal shooting of man shot while riding in a funeral procession Monday on the Southwest Side.
Charges were approved at 1:30 a.m. for Nino Abraham, of the 4500 block of South Hermitage Avenue, who was charged with murder in the fatal shooting… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on June 27, 2008 at 4:54pm —
Authorities have arrested a man in connection with a shooting in Garyville on Thursday that left one man dead and another hospitalized.
St. John the Baptist sheriff's deputies on Thursday arrested Jermaine Joseph Weber, 20, of Garyville, charging him with one count of murder and one count of attempted murder, in connection with the afternoon shooting, officials said today. Weber is being held in the St. John parish jail. Authorities have not… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on June 27, 2008 at 1:18pm —
A 17-year-old boy was killed and three men injured Monday night when four males in a van opened fire on them in an apparently gang-related drive-by on the South Side.
About 7:20 p.m., the four men were walking in the 6800 block of South Indiana Avenue when four men in a newer model silver van began shooting, according to police News Affairs Officer David Banks.
Jason Edwards, 17, of the 6800 block of S. Indiana Ave., was shot at 6847… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on June 24, 2008 at 11:00am —
An 18-year-old woman was shot and killed in a public housing project in Royal Oak Township following a dispute over a stolen gun that started late Thursday, neighbors said.
The woman was identified by family members as Jasmine Thurman. Two other people, identified by neighbors as female teens, were also shot, although their conditions were unavailable.
News that one of the victims had died prompted outraged neighbors and relatives to… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on June 21, 2008 at 2:53am —