Sincere Gaston, one, died when a drive by shooter shot the child in his car seat. Hours later ten-year-old Lena Nunez lost her life after a stray bullet entered her home. The weekend saw 38 injured.
Chicago faced another bloody weekend, with at least 13 people killed in shootings – including a 1-year-old boy and a 10-year-old girl, prompting new fears about a violent summer ahead.
Charles Jaynes, 44, appeared before the Massachusetts Parole Board on Tuesday and for the first time publicly admitted to killing Jeffrey Curley, 10, in October 1997.
A toddler and a 10-year-old girl were among 14 people shot to death in Chicago in yet another weekend of gun violence that has rocked the city over the past month.
17-year-old arrested in shooting of 8-year-old girl in East Cleveland
Police: 17-year-old responsible for shooting 8-year-old girl in the head in East Cleveland
Jonty Bravery, 18, has been jailed for at least 15 years for attempted murder when he threw a six-year-old boy from the Tate Modern viewing gantry.
Eleven others, including five firefighters, suffered injuries in the blaze. [ more › ]
UPDATE: Jeanerette Police Chief Dusty Vallot has confirmed with News 10 that 10-year-old Madison Thompson has been located and is safe. JEANERETTE, La. (KLFY) Jeanerette Police are searching for a 10-year-old girl who disappeared Saturday evening. Police said Madison Thompson was last seen at home. She is described as 5’3, 100 pounds with black hair. [
A toddler and a 10-year-old child were killed in two separate incidents of gun violence in Chicago this weekend.