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Ohio dad accused of threatening to shoot 9-year-old daughter for stepping on dog’s tail

Police arrested a Cleveland man accused of pointing a gun at his 9-year-old daughter to punish her for mistreating the family dog. Investigators said Daniel Roman pointed the weapon at the girl last month and said, “Step on the dog’s tail again, and I will pull the trigger.” Roman’s daughter…

NC parenting columnist’s 3-year-old son shoots 17-month-old sister with dad’s gun

The 17-month-old daughter of a North Carolina parenting columnist is expected to recover after her 3-year-old brother shot her with his father’s gun. Cleveland County Sheriff’s Capt. Joel Shores said that 911 dispatchers received reports that a child had suffered a gunshot wound at around 11:30 a.m. on Thursday morning,…

Lunch lady threatens to ‘shoot up’ Mass. school with AK-47 in cookie quarrel

Police arrested a cafeteria cook after coworkers said she threatened to shoot up a Massachusetts school over a batch of burned cookies. Officers said Wendy Farris started “going off” Friday afternoon after a colleague said she’d overcooked a batch of cookies and started baking a new order, reported WFXT-TV. Witnesses…

California man points gun at Girl Scout at his door to sell cookies

A California man was taken into custody over the weekend after he allegedly pulled a gun on a young Girl Scout who was selling cookies. A press release from the Riverside County Sheriff-Coroner’s office that the father of the girl, who is a minor, contacted authorities after he saw 59-year-old…

Tennessee man fights wife at church, then shoots sister-in-law and kills himself

A Tennessee woman is in critical condition after her sister’s husband shot her and killed himself at a Cookeville church on Sunday. Putnam County Sheriff David Andrews told WSMV that 65-year-old Tommy Meadows got in an altercation with his wife, 61-year-old Wanda Meadows, and her sister, 61-year-old Etta Medley, while…

Elderly Nevada man shoots paralyzed wife to death in hospital bed: She was ‘begging to die’

A man who shot his wife of 63 years to death last week in a Nevada hospital said he felt he had no other choice. “She was paralyzed from the neck down and very uncomfortable without much of a future, so I just helped her along,” the 88-year-old William Dresser…

FEMA-fearing white supremacist felon amassed cache of assault rifles after Sandy Hook

A white supremacist methamphetamine user with a criminal record was found guilty this week after amassing a cache of assault rifles following last year’s massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut. Seattlepi.com reported on Thursday that prosecutors are asking that John Christian Parks spending at least a decade in…

Chicago 14-year-old shoots himself with gun dad gave him for Christmas

A Chicago father has been charged after his son accidentally shot himself with a gun that he was given as a Christmas present. According to Park Ridge Police Cmdr. Jason Leavitt, the 14-year-old boy shot himself in the leg on Jan. 6. However, police did not reveal the shooting to…

West Virginia gun enthusiast kills two men without warning in mix-up over property line

A West Virginia man who deputies say had a large number of weapons shot and killed two men over the weekend and then wrongly told police that they were trespassing on his property. According to The Herald-Dispatch, 62-year-old Rodney Bruce Black called 911 on Saturday to say that he had…

Grand jury declines to indict North Carolina cop who shot and killed black car crash victim

Prosecutors will submit involuntary manslaughter charges against a North Carolina police officer who shot a former college football player after he crashed his car. A Mecklenburg County grand jury declined to indict Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Officer Randall Kerrick on Tuesday on voluntary manslaughter charges in the Sept. 14 shooting death of…

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