Fatal shooting

MILWAUKEE | Suspect charged in fatal shooting of Milwaukee officer

MILWAUKEE (AP)  — A man who was charged Sunday with killing a Milwaukee officer during a drug raid on his home told investigators that he didn’t realize it was police trying to break down his door, authorities said. Jordan P. Fricke, 26, is charged with first-degree intentional homicide and other crimes in the fatal shooting … Continue reading MILWAUKEE | Suspect charged in fatal shooting of Milwaukee officer

CHICAGO | The Latest: Prosecutor hopes case cracks ‘code of silence’

CHICAGO —Jan 17, 2019— The Latest on the trial of three Chicago police officers accused of trying to cover up the fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald (all times local): 4:05 p.m. A prosecutor says she’s disappointed by a judge’s acquittal of three Chicago officers accused of trying to cover up the 2014 police shooting of … Continue reading CHICAGO | The Latest: Prosecutor hopes case cracks ‘code of silence’

ST. LOUIS | The Latest: Man charged in killing at Catholic Supply store

ST. LOUIS — The Latest on the investigation into the fatal attack at a Catholic supply store in St. Louis County (all times local): 5 p.m. Prosecutors have charged a 53-year-old man with first-degree murder, armed criminal action, sodomy and other counts in a sexual assault and fatal shooting at a suburban St. Louis religious … Continue reading ST. LOUIS | The Latest: Man charged in killing at Catholic Supply store

DETROIT | Police: Suspect in Detroit senior complex slayings arrested

DETROIT — A registered sex offender charged in the fatal shooting of two people and an attempted rape inside a low-income senior complex in Detroit has been arrested in Virginia. Detroit police said Monday that 69-year-old James Fleming surrendered to authorities in Richmond around midnight. No other information about the arrest has been released. Fleming … Continue reading DETROIT | Police: Suspect in Detroit senior complex slayings arrested

MEMPHIS, Tenn. | Ex-convict convicted in fatal shooting of Tennessee officer

MEMPHIS, Tenn.— An ex-convict was found guilty of first-degree murder and other charges Sunday in the fatal shooting of a police officer in Memphis, Tennessee. A jury in state court convicted Tremaine Wilbourn on Sunday in the August 2015 killing of Officer Sean Bolton. Wilbourn also was found guilty of carjacking and weapons charges, news … Continue reading MEMPHIS, Tenn. | Ex-convict convicted in fatal shooting of Tennessee officer

SALT LAKE CITY | The Latest: Suspect in fatal shooting reportedly found dead

SALT LAKE CITY — The Latest on a fatal shooting on the University of Utah campus (all times local): 5 a.m. The man suspected of shooting and killing a University of Utah student has been found dead, KUTV reported. Police tracked down the man, identified as Melvin Rowland, who authorities say shot a female student … Continue reading SALT LAKE CITY | The Latest: Suspect in fatal shooting reportedly found dead