Galveston County Sheriff’s deputy injured during ‘chaotic’ Jeep Weekend at Crystal Beach, officials say

HOUSTON – A Galveston County Sheriff’s Office deputy was injured during a crash at Galveston’s Jeep Weekend at Crystal Beach Sunday morning, according to Sheriff Henry Trouchesset. The crash occurred at around 1:30 a.m. Deputies said a vehicle driven by a suspected drunk driver struck the deputy, who almost went through the windshield, Trouchesset said. … Read more

Mom of 11-year-old Kyhara Tay reacts to arrest of shooting suspect

The heartbroken mother of 11-year-old Kyhara Tay — an innocent bystander gunned down by another kid — told The Post she did not care to know the identity of her daughter’s deadly teen assailant. She already had one for him. “I don’t want to know his name, his name is killer, he’s a killer,” Yahisha … Read more

Buffalo mass shooting: Dispatcher who answered 911 call is set to be fired, an official said

CNN — The assistant office manager at the Tops Friendly Markets store in Buffalo, New York, had already survived one mass shooting. Nearly 12 years ago, Latisha Rogers and her brother, Danyell Mackin, were at City Grill restaurant in Buffalo when a man opened fire, killing Mackin and three others. Four people were wounded, including … Read more

Estranged husband shoots wife, daughter, and mother-in-law before killing himself

A man estranged from his family showed up to his wife’s Texas home on Thursday and fatally shot her, their 4-year-old daughter, and his mother-in-law before turning the gun on himself, police said. Police responded to an apartment complex in Spring around 8 am following reports of gunshots and found four bodies inside with bullet … Read more

A Florida officer is charged after a botched arrest resulted in an explosion that left a suspect with burns over much of his body

CNN — A Florida deputy and a suspect are facing charges in relation to a botched arrest earlier this year in which an explosion allegedly set off by a Taser left the suspect with burns over much of his body, Osceola County officials announced Thursday. As Osceola County deputies were attempting to arrest Jean Barreto, … Read more

California Mercedes-Benz ‘something out of 007 movie,’ had license plate flipper, gas device

Police in Southern California arrested two suspects Tuesday in connection with vehicle burglaries who were found riding in a car straight out of a “James Bond” movie, they said. Yasmine Kambour, 37, and Chris Huynh, 44, both residents of Garden Grove in Orange County, were taken into custody after someone called the Irvine Police Department … Read more

Suspect in racist Buffalo mass shooting indicted by a grand jury

CNN — The 18-year-old White man suspected of carrying out a racist mass shooting Saturday in a Buffalo, New York, supermarket was indicted by a grand jury on Wednesday, according to an affidavit from Erie County Assistant District Attorney Gary Hackbush. The Erie County Grand Jury voted for an indictment against defendant Payton Gendron, “with … Read more

New inquiry into Australian mother convicted of 4 homicides

CANBERRA, Australia — An Australian state attorney general on Wednesday declined to pardon a mother convicted almost 20 years ago of smothering her four children to death and instead ordered a new inquiry into whether there could be a medical explanation for the tragedies. The inquiry will be the second in three years into scientific … Read more

Truck driver and biker face off with gun, knife in Florida

A knife-swinging truck driver and a gun-toting motorcyclist faced off in the street in a wild road-rage confrontation in Florida on Tuesday, video shows. The rowdy encounter unfolded after Rafael Rivera, 50, who was driving a gray Toyota Tacoma, allegedly cut in front of a motorcyclist at the intersection of Pine Lakes Parkway and Whirlaway … Read more

Gun in 8-year-old’s backpack goes off at school, mom charged

CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago mother has been charged with child endangerment after a gun in her second grader’s backpack accidentally discharged at schoolinsulting a 7-year-old classmate, police said Wednesday. The 28-year-old woman appeared in court on Wednesday on three misdemeanor child endangerment counts. A judge ordered her release from Cook County Jail on $1,000 … Read more