Police scanner traffic and multiple law enforcement units are reporting a shooting at Townville Elementary School in South Carolina.
EMS and LifeFlight are reportedly responding to the scene.
Sheila Cole, spokeswoman for Anderson County Sheriff’s Office, believed there is someone in custody, but is waiting on confirmation. Continue reading
Hartford authorities are reporting 30 to 40 students have been injured in a balcony collapse at Trinity college.
Officials said the victims were injured at an off-campus complex after falling in a balcony that collapsed beneath them.
Police said the third story balcony collapsed, pancaking the 2nd and 1st floor balconies. Continue reading
James Wesley Howell, an Indiana man stopped in his vehicle in Santa Monica, Ca., was found with an arsenal of assault rifles, ammunition and explosives and told police he ‘wanted to harm’ people at the Los Angeles Pride festival.
Howell, 20, was taken into custody after local residents informed police around 5am that a man was loitering around and knocking on random doors. Howell’s arrest came on the same morning the country was rocked with the worst mass shooting in US history, at a gay club in Orlando where 50 people were shot.
When investigators searched his vehicle, they found three rifles, a substantial amount of ammunition and 5lb of mixed Tannerite powder, which can be used to make a pipe bomb. Continue reading
Friends star, Jennifer Aniston has lost her mother, reports say. She was 79 years old.
Aniston’s mother, Nancy Dow, who had been estranged from her famous daughter, died earlier today, May 25.
The news comes shortly after In Touch exclusively revealed that Jen, 47, visited her ailing mother for the first time in nearly five years on May 12. Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux Getty Images “Jen must have had a wake-up call and wanted to see her mother one last time before she passes,” an insider told the magazine. Continue reading
A Delaware County, PA. woman was found dead, apparently murdered inside the bathtub of her apartment. The grisly discovery was made late afternoon at the New Orleans Park apartment complex in the 900 block of South Avenue in Secane, Pennsylvania.
The woman was located during a welfare check after failing to show up for work. Employees and friends discovered her dead in her bathtub, the shower running on top of her body.
“Apparently she works in a packaging company in Chester, Pennsylvania, and when she didn’t show up for work, some of the employees and friends got worried about her and they came here,” said Upper Darby Superintendent Michael Chitwood. Continue reading
The Marion County Alabama Sheriff’s Office is investigating a report of a shooting at the office of attorney Scott Hunt in Hamilton.
All nearby schools have been placed on lockdown as authorities investigate.
Details are limited at this time. ABC 33/40 is working to gather more information and will have updates here and on the News Midday as soon as possible. Continue reading
A magnitude 7.2 earthquake has struck 91km N of Yelizovo, Russia.
There are no immediate reports of injury or damage.
- 91km (57mi) N of Yelizovo, Russia
- 107km (66mi) N of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia
- 119km (74mi) N of Vilyuchinsk, Russia
- 776km (482mi) SE of Magadan, Russia
- 2504km (1556mi) NNE of Tokyo, Japan
Prosecutors have charged, Lakeisha Holloway, the woman who drove her vehicle over a sidewalk on the Las Vegas Strip, killing one and injuring 35, with 71 counts, including 30 counts of attempted murder with a deadly weapon with 4 of those counts enhanced because the victims were 60 or older.
Hollyway, 24, was also charged with 2 counts of child abuse because an 11-year-old was struck by the car and Holloway’s own 3-year-old daughter occupied the vehicle during the horrifying crash.
According to the D.A. Holloway’s facing more than 1,000 years in prison, if convicted on all charges. Continue reading
Metro police have not yet revealed the motive behind yesterday’s horror attack on the Las Vegas Strip after Lakeisha N. Holloway intentionally mowed down dozens of people, killing one and injuring scores more.
Reports of a racially-motivated attack are circulating on social media and at least one source within the LVPD echoed the rumor saying that Holloway’s actions were “clearly racially-motivated.“
The motive remains unknown because police say they are “uncomfortable” disclosing it, according to Fox News’ Will Carr. h/t toprightnews Continue reading
The landlord of the apartment that housed the San Bernardino shooters allowed reporters to enter and film the contents.
After removing plywood that was covering the front door, the apartment’s landlord allowed a swarm of local and national media to enter the home of ISIS led terrorists, Syed Farook and Tashfeen Malik.
It appeared that members of the public were inside the apartment as well. Continue reading