Daily Gun Violence in the US: January 10th edition

January 3 – January 7 (in a single, long post).

January 8.

January 9.

I apologize for any repeats but it’s hard to keep all of this straight. And I especially apologize for any stories that are not included (it’s not intentional – I’m just one woman, googling).


ChicagoOne man was killed and another was wounded in a shooting about 6:15 p.m. Thursday in the 2000 block of East 71st Street in the South Shore neighborhood.

From January 8: Chicago Homicide Rate Already Outpacing 2012 Killings In First Week Of 2013


UPDATE from a shooting yesterday:


Lebanon, PA: Gun-toting soccer mom is shot dead in domestic murder-suicide (Wed night)

Taft, CAYouth fires shotgun at 2 high school students, hits one (Thurs morning)

RELATED to Taft High School shooting:

Kansas City, MO: A 4-year-old girl was shot at a home near 105th Street and Monroe Avenue on Thursday. The shooting was reported at noon as a child was injured while playing with a gun that had been left unattended.

Wichita, KS: Man and woman arrested Wednesday following a shooting incident at a west Wichita McDonald’s

Redwood City, CAPolice in Redwood City are trying to locate three men who fled the scene of a possible shooting on Wednesday afternoon

St. Petersburg, FLAn 18-year-old man died when he put a gun to his head to show how safe it was and the weapon fired, killing him (Wed evening)

Rochester, NYRochester Police are searching for the person who shot a man on Avenue D Wednesday night

Wichita, KS: Police are still trying to find two men who ran from a car that was hit by gunfire Wednesday night – as well as who fired the shots

Baltimore, MDA man was shot in the leg and another remains in a hospital with serious head lacerations in separate incidents Wednesday

Columbus, GA: A shooting at the Booker T. Washington Apartments complex downtown on Thursday night

Screen shot from above story (note the next story which is teased above the article about the shooting at the apartments):

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Arapahoe County, CO: Restraining order failed shooting victim

Anastasia Glinisty, 23, did everything the system allowed in an effort to protect herself.

She filed court papers to obtain a permanent restraining order against her former boyfriend Christopher Fields. The restraining order specified Fields could not get within 1000 feet of Glinisty’s place of employment, her home or a dance studio she attended.

Instead of going to those three locations, Fields allegedly shot Glinisty on the exit ramp of I-25 as she drove to work on Wednesday morning. Deputies with the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office believe Fields stepped in front of her car and fired a single shot through the windshield.

Glinisty is in good condition at an area hospital.

Paso Robles, CAa report of a gunshot in the area of Bauer – Speck Elementary School on Thursday afternoon

Carnesville, GA: a self-professed “gun nut” who was a YouTube channel producer for fellow gun enthusiasts was found fatally shot in the head in his home on Jan. 3. Police are investigating the case as a homicide.

St. Louis, MOMissing Mother Died From Gunshot Wound To Head

Little Elm, TX: Thursday evening one man and one woman were found dead inside a home. The initial investigation suggests the shooting was a murder-suicide, police said.

Baton Rouge, LA: A black male victim was shot in the parking lot of 5701 Hollywood St on Thursday evening. After being shot the victim drove away and crashed into the backyard of a home and died at the scene of the crash.

Edmond, OKAn FBI agent was shot at a gun range Thursday afternoon. The shooting occurred around 3:30 p.m. at the outdoor Edmond Police range. The range is not open to the public.

Medford, OR: A domestic dispute in which a shot was fired into the wall of a home on Thursday afternoon.


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