A man was killed and two others were injured Monday in a shooting on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge that caused several cars to collide and shut down all traffic lanes for hours, authorities said. The three men were riding in a sport utility vehicle heading from San Francisco to Oakland about 2:20 a.m. when a vehicle pulled alongside it on the lower level of the bridge and someone opened fire at the SUV, California Highway Patrol Officer Bert Diaz said. The driver of the SUV died at the scene, and another man was shot and wounded. The shooting happened at 2.30am on the lower level of the Bay Bridge . Three men in an SUV were targeted as they traveled from San Francisco to Oakland. The driver was killed and the others were injured by the shooter who fled and is still on the run The third passenger was also injured but was not shot. As a result of the shooting, the SUV lost control and smashed into another car on the bridge before coming to a stop. … [Read more...] about One dead, 2 injured in targeted shooting on San Francisco’s Bay Bridge
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THE gun rampage at a newspaper office in Annapolis was the 154th mass shooting in the US this year, according to researchers. Here we look at America's bloody toll of violence so far in 2018. How many mass shootings have there been in the US in 2018? There is no widely accepted definition of a mass shooting. A 2013 report from the Congressional Research Service described mass shootings as those in which gunmen "select victims somewhat indiscriminately" and kill four or more people in the same incident. That measure would exclude gang shootings and domestic incidents in which a gunman kills several family members. The not-for-profit group Gun Violence Archive defines a mass shooting as any in which four or more people are shot, including those who are injured but survive, and not including the shooter. By this measure it records 154 mass shootings in the USA in the first 178 days of the year, the latest being the Capital Gazette massacre in Maryland on June 28. In 76 of these shootings … [Read more...] about Mass shootings in America 2018 – how many have there been and how many people have been killed this year?
UNION CITY, Calif. -- Five people are in the hospital after gunfire broke out at a combination funeral home-cemetery on the Hayward-Union City border Thursday evening, reports CBS San Francisco. Union City police say they responded to reports of a shooting at the Chapel of the Chimes Memorial Park and Funeral Home shortly after 7 p.m. and found three people who'd been wounded. All were taken to local hospitals. Their condition wasn't immediately known. No other information about them was released. Police say two more victims were found as police were investigating. One was near the shooting scene and the other took him-or-herself to a hospital. Investigators said nothing more about any suspect or suspects or any possible motive. The circumstances surrounding the shooting were unclear, but authorities said it happened in the cemetery area. There were conflicting reports about whether a funeral, visitation or other event was going on at the time. Denise Pagan told CBS San Francisco, "As … [Read more...] about Shooting in cemetery wounds 5 in San Francisco Bay area
MILL VALLEY, Calif. -- At least two people have been wounded in a shooting at an apartment complex in Mill Valley, according to Marin County sheriff's deputies. CBS San Francisco writes that police are looking for an elderly suspect who they consider to be armed and dangerous. Thursday's incident happened just off of U.S. Highway 101. The Mill Valley Police Department has asked residents to shelter in place, but that order was lifted. Just after 5 p.m. local time, SWAT officers were seen setting of an explosive to break through a door of an apartment. There was no immediate word on what officers have found. A spokesman for the Marin County Sheriff's Office said the report of shots fired came at 3:24 p.m. local time. Deputies responded to the location and found a man and a woman with possible gunshot wounds. "First deputies on scene grabbed the two victims and carried them out of the scene to waiting ambulances," said Marin County Sheriff's Sgt. Brenton Schneider. "Once they had the … [Read more...] about 2 wounded in shooting at apartment complex in San Francisco, police say – live updates
One person was killed and five others were injured, including one suffering life-threatening wounds, in an overnight shooting in San Francisco on the U.S. west coast, police said Saturday, Xinhua reported. The man, who died in the shooting in the Bayview community late Friday, was a 20-year-old San Francisco resident, local TV reports quoted police as saying. All the five men sustained injuries in the shooting, and the victim with life-threatening wound was 24 years old, according to police. Police said the six men, who were mostly in their 20s, were standing next to each other and shot, and the law enforcement agency was investigating the incident as homicide. No information on the suspect has been released yet. Follow Trend on Telegram. Only most interesting and important news … [Read more...] about One killed, six injured in overnight shooting in San Francisco