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    ST. LOUIS (AP) — A 4-year-old St. Louis boy who was shot in the head on the Fourth of July, apparently by a stray bullet, has died, police said Friday. Michael Goodlow III had been hospitalized in grave condition since being shot on Saturday. A police spokeswoman, Evita Caldwell, said homicide detectives were advised Thursday night that he had died. No arrests have been made. Caldwell said anyone with information should contact police or report it anonymously to CrimeStoppers. The...
    ST. LOUIS (AP) — A 4-year-old St. Louis boy who was shot in the head on the Fourth of July, apparently by a stray bullet, has died, police said Friday. Michael Goodlow III had been hospitalized in grave condition since being shot on Saturday. A police spokeswoman, Evita Caldwell, said homicide detectives were advised Thursday night that he had died. No arrests have been made. Caldwell said anyone with information should contact police or report it anonymously to CrimeStoppers. The...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- A 7-month-old baby was wounded in a shooting on the West Side Wednesday night, Chicago police said.The boy was with two family members inside a car in the 1100-block of South Albany Avenue at about 10 p.m. Police said someone inside a black SUV pulled alongside them and fired shots at a group of people outside on the corner.A stray bullet grazed the babys foot and he was brought to Stroger Hospital in fair condition. No other...
    A Harlem dad on Tuesday recalled the horror as a stray bullet ripped through his apartment on the Fourth of July, narrowly missing his 6-year-old daughter’s bed — and how he’s rearranged his home to shield his child from the ugly truth of the city’s descent into violence. “Right away I knew it was a bullet,” said Rodney Miller, of the slug that punched into his home on Amsterdam Avenue near West 134th Street around 3:30 p.m. Saturday. “I...
    A Harlem dad on Tuesday recalled the horror as a stray bullet ripped through his apartment on the Fourth of July, narrowly missing his 6-year-old daughter’s bed — and how he’s rearranged his home to shield his child from the ugly truth of the city’s descent into violence. “Right away I knew it was a bullet,” said Rodney Miller, of the slug that punched into his home on Amsterdam Avenue near West 134th Street around 3:30 p.m. Saturday. “I didn’t...
    A stray bullet zoomed into a young girl’s Harlem bedroom on the Fourth of July as one of the dozens of gun battles logged that night raged on the street below, cops said. Multiple people fired off several shots around 3:20 p.m. on the holiday, striking at least three vehicles and the front doors of two apartments on Amsterdam Avenue near West 134th Street, cops said. Another bullet made its way into a child’s bedroom nearby, cops said. Luckily,...
    A stray bullet zoomed into a young girl’s Harlem bedroom on the Fourth of July as one of the dozens of gun battles logged that night raged on the street below, cops said. Multiple people fired off several shots around 3:20 p.m. on the holiday, striking at least three vehicles and the front doors of two apartments on Amsterdam Avenue near West 134th Street, cops said. Another bullet made its way into a child’s bedroom nearby, cops said. Luckily, the...
    COMEDIA Rickey Smileys daughter Aaryn, 19, was shot twice by stray bullets in road rage incident. The med student is currently recovering in a Houston, Texas hospital following the harrowing event. 5Credit: YouTube 5Credit: YouTube Rickey, whose real name is Broderick Dornell Smiley, revealed on his YouTube channel that Aaryn Smiley had successfully made it out of surgery. My daughter was shot last night, the 51-year-old said on Monday. She was on her way to Whataburger to get something to...
    ST. LOUIS (AP) — A 4-year-old boy died after he was shot in the head by an apparent stray bullet in St. Louis on the Fourth of July, authorities said Monday. Police said that the department was reclassifying the shooting of Michael Goodlow III as a homicide after it was notified of his death. Police said the shooting happened Saturday night in a neighborhood northwest of downtown St. Louis. The child was taken to a hospital in critical condition. Police...
    ST. LOUIS (AP) — A 4-year-old boy died after he was shot in the head by an apparent stray bullet in St. Louis on the Fourth of July, authorities said Monday. Police said that the department was reclassifying the shooting of Michael Goodlow III as a homicide after it was notified of his death. Police said the shooting happened Saturday night in a neighborhood northwest of downtown St. Louis. The child was taken to a hospital in critical condition....
    New York — Jason Puentes, 7, is admitted to a South Florida hospital and is scheduled to leave in the next few hours. Photo:Jason Bridges Family / Courtesy A 7-year-old boy swimming in his grandmother’s pool on July 4 was hit by a stray bullet. Jason Puentes was celebrating this date so marked with his grandmother Balbina Ivarra and other members of his family at his North Fort Lauderdale home. The incident occurred around 8:30...
    WASHINGTON (AP) — An 11-year-old boy who was grabbing a phone charger on the way to a community cookout in Washington was struck and killed by a stray bullet Saturday night, his grandfather said. John Ayala told WUSA-TV that his 11-year-old grandson Davon McNeal was getting out of a car to go get the charger when shots rang out. Washington D.C. Police Chief Peter Newsham told reporters late Saturday that about five adult men shot up the area, striking an...
    CHICAGO (CBS) — A 15-year-old boy was struck by a stray bullet in Chicago’s Little Village neighborhood Saturday night. The boy and two men were in the 2800 block of South Keeler shortly before 10:30 p.m. when someone drove by and fired shots. The 15-year-old was in the alley in the 3000 block of South Tripp and does not know and was not with the other two victims. The boy was shot in the knee and was in fair condition...
    OAKLAND (KPIX 5) — It’s not unusual for the Garcia family to hear celebratory gunfire and illegal fireworks on a daily basis at their Oakland home. But this past week, the disturbance came dangerously close. When 14-year-old Aisha Garcia woke up Friday morning, she found pieces of the ceiling on her bedroom floor. When her mother found a bullet in her daughter’s doorway, the family realized what had happened. “It’s kind of scary to think about because I could have...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- It was clear by the turnout that Amaria Jones was loved by so many people. Mourners said she had bright future ahead of her and they want justice.Wearing her favorite color, purple, family and friends of 13-year-old Amaria Jones came together to celebrate her life at Greater St John Bible Church Friday afternoon.Her siblings shared their memories.That was my baby. She looked up to me so much.Jones was hit by a stray bullet that pierced the window...
    CHICAGO – A 10-year-old girl was killed by a stray bullet Saturday inside a home in Logan Square, a neighborhood in northwest Chicago. The minor was inside an apartment at around 9:40 pm in the 3500 block of West Dickens Avenue when the bullet went through a window and hit her in the head, Chicago police said. She was taken to Stroger Hospital, where she was pronounced dead, police said. The Cook County Coroner’s Office has not released...
    CHICAGO (CBS) — The gun violence continues in Chicago for the second weekend in a row with 40 people shot, including four children. A 10-year-old girl died Sunday morning after being hit by a stray bullet. She was one of three children killed over the weekend. She was taken to Stroger Hospital in critical condition after she was hit by a stray bullet that went through an apartment window. She was inside an apartment near West Dickens and Drake avenues when...
    CHICAGO (CBS) — A 10-year-old girl was in critical condition late Saturday night, after a stray bullet struck her while she was inside a home in the Logan Square neighborhood. Police said the girl was in an apartment in the 3500 block of West Dickens Avenue around 9:40 p.m., when a stray bullet came through the window, and struck her in the head. Police said a group of males might have been shooting at another group on the street at...
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police arrested a 16-year-old boy in connection to a shooting in East Harlem where a 7-year-old girl was hit by a stray bullet. NYPD Chief of Department Terence Monahan announced the arrest on Twitter on Friday night. When a 7-year-old was struck by a stray bullet yesterday evening in East Harlem, Detectives went to work searching for the violent criminal responsible. Fortunately she wasn’t seriously hurt & tonight we can announce that the NYPD Regional Fugitive...
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – June has seen a troubling spike in the number of shootings across New York City. The dangerous trend continued Thursday when a 7-year-old girl was wounded by a stray bullet and a 19-year-old woman was killed. Police said the first shooting happened around 6 p.m. on the corner of East 102nd Street and Park Avenue in East Harlem. “Of course it’s scary, it’s not something that you want for your neighborhood,” resident Ozan Aksoy told CBS2’s...
    EAST HARLEM, Manhattan (WABC) -- A 7-year-old girl was grazed by a bullet in East Harlem Thursday in a shooting that apparently targeted a teenager, who was also shot.Police said a large group of people was gathered on E. 102nd St. around 6:15 p.m. when a dispute occurred.A gunman fired several shots, grazing the young girls right thigh and hitting the 19-year-old in the left leg.Both were taken to the hospital, but their injuries are not expected to be life-threatening.Police...
    Amaria Jones was dancing with her mom Saturday night when she died. Authorities said a stray bullet shot from outside their Chicago home hit the girl in the neck. “She was showing me this dance called TikTok,” Jones’ mother, Lawanda Jones, told WBBM-TV in Chicago. “I turned around and I was looking for her and she was on the ground reaching out like this, holding her neck…The last thought that I have of my baby is her reaching out with blood gushing out her...
    CHICAGO (CBS) — A total of 102 people were shot in Chicago over the Father’s Day weekend, between Friday evening and 5 a.m. Monday. Thirteen of those people were killed, including at least five children. As CBS 2’s Chris Tye reported, one of those children was Amaria Jones, 13, who was in the middle of showing her mom a dance move at their West Side home when a gunman – still on the loose – ended a life loaded with...
    CHICAGO (CBS) — A 64-year-old Chicago woman was shot in the arm after bullets that were fired from the street entered her Humboldt Park neighborhood home in the middle of the night. The woman, Grace Molette, told CBS 2’s Jeremy Ross on Saturday about those terrifying moments. “Everybody was screaming and yelling, ‘Call an ambulance!’” one neighbor said. Before that jarring sound at Lawndale Avenue and Augusta Boulevard was the kind of noise accompanying fear and panic. “I got down...
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — More gun violence erupting in New York City has prompted more calls for change. But as cops face the dilemma of how to stop the bullets in an anti-police environment, Mayor Bill de Blasio is keeping to his plan. Canarsie resident Isaac Benezara spoke not long after six people were shot in his neighborhood in the span of just one hour on Monday night, and not far from the spot where 1-year-old the Davell Gardner Jr....