WASHINGTON COUNTY, TN. (THECOUNT) — Charles Shelton, of Lewisburg, Tennessee, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Wednesday night Washington County shooting.
“Rooster” Shelton, 31, was found suffering from at least one gunshot wound Wednesday night in a shooting that occurred at 415 Cash Hollow Road, in Johnson City, Washington County, TN.
Deputies responded to an “altercation between parties just before 9 p.m. Wednesday and discovered Shelton’s body on an adjacent property.
Shelton was pronounced dead at the scene of gunshot injuries.
The sheriff’s office says charges are pending – but did not elaborate.
The shooting remains under investigation and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is assisting, according to WJHL.
Anyone with possible information may contact police at 911.
Lewisburg is a city in, and the county seat of Marshall County, Tennessee, United States. The population was 11,371 in 2014. Lewisburg is located in Middle Tennessee, fifty miles south of Nashville and fifty-two miles north of Huntsville, Alabama. Residents have access to the larger cities via nearby I-65, source Wikipedia.
SAN ANTONIO, TX. (THECOUNT) — A man was killed Tuesday when he was allegedly shot while attempting to steal an item from the front yard area of a San Antonio home on Tuesday.
Police are investigating after a homeowner shot at a man after catching him attempting to steal a car jack from his driveway at a South Side San Antonio home.
The resident fired on the suspect who then fled in a vehicle before crashing it a short time later.
The incident unfolded just before 6:30 a.m. in the 800 block of Jennings Avenue. According to San Antonio police, a resident on the street caught a suspect trying to steal the jack from his driveway. The resident opened fire on the suspect, who then fled down the street in a sedan. He crashed a short distance from the shooting. Continue reading
HOUSTON, TX (THECOUNT) — Police are investigating after a woman was reportedly shot in the head in southwest Houston near Strake Jesuit College Preparatory.
The shooting happened around 9:08 p.m. in the 9000 block of Bellaire Boulevard, in Houston, TX.
Police are attempting to locate the woman, after she was reportedly being transported privately to a nearby hospital. Continue reading
SAN DIEGO, CA. (THECOUNT) — Curtis Adams, of San Diego, California, has been identified as the man shot and killed after he pulled over to help what he thought was a stranded motorist early Saturday morning on Interstate 15.
Adams, 21, an active-duty Navy service member, was immediately shot after pulling over to help what he thought was a stranded motorist on the southbound shoulder of I-15 at the northbound Interstate 5 ramp, said police.
Officers were dispatched after the victim’s girlfriend, who was with him at the time of the shooting, called 911 to report Adams had been shot.
Upon arrival, first responders discovered a Black male suffering from at least one gunshot wound to his upper body.
The victim was transported to UC San Diego Medical Center where he later passed away from injuries consistent with the incident.
The suspect, described as a Hispanic male, fled the scene but was captured a short time later. He is being questioned by homicide detectives.
The San Diego Police Department received a call around 2:20 a.m. about a shooting that occurred at The caller stated her boyfriend was shot, said San Diego Police Lt. Anthony Dupree. Investigators learned the victim and his girlfriend pulled over to help what they thought was a stranded motorist. When the victim got out of the car, he was shot immediately. Continue reading
LOUISVILLE, KY. (THECOUNT) — The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office has identified, 69-year-old Maurice E. Stallard of Louisville And 67-year-old Vickie Lee Jones, as the victims in a Kentucky Kroger shooting.
Stallard was killed inside the store. Jones was killed outside the store. Both of gunshot wounds.
Kentucky police have identified Gregory Bush, as the man they say shot and killed two people at a Jeffersontown Kroger.
Bush, 51, was taken in custody Wednesday outside the Stony Brook Kroger and is now facing two counts of murder and 10 counts of wanton endangerment.
(ORIGINAL INFO:) A shooting has reportedly occurred at the Kroger, located at, 9080 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY.
Multiple victims reported in shooting at the Jeffersontown, Kentucky, Kroger, just after 3:24 PM EDT.
The report came in just before 3 p.m. for the store on Taylorsville Road at Hurstbourne Parkway. Wednesday, October 24th 2018, 3:24 PM EDT. Jeffersontown Police confirm the shooting report came in just before 3 p.m. for the store at 9080 Taylorsville Road near the intersection of Hurstbourne Parkway. Continue reading
ST PAUL, MN. (THECOUNT) — Eddie Cortez Smith, of St. Paul, MN, has been identified as the man found suffering from at least one gunshot wound Wednesday night.
Smith, 40, was killed in a shooting Wednesday night on the 800 block of Rice Street, in Saint Paul, MN.
Police reported they were called to the scene around 11 p.m. Wednesday on a report of a man shot. At the scene, officers found Cortez with a gunshot wound, as well as two handguns.
The department provided the identification in a tweet Friday. A suspect, Dewayne Anthony Ivory, was arrested in connection to the shooting Thursday. Continue reading
JEFFERSONVILLE, IN. (THECOUNT) – A store clerk at the Stop-N-Go gas station in Jeffersonville, Indiana, was shot and killed during a robbery. The fallen worker has not been identified.
The Stop-N-Go is located at, 2402 Allison Ln, Jeffersonville, IN, across the street from Jeffersonville High School.
Jeffersonville Police say they got a call around 10:48 p.m. Thursday night
They say someone called 9-1-1 and said they had not seen an employee inside the store for several minutes.
When officers arrived they found the clerk dead in the back of the store.
Jeffersonville Police say the suspect got away with an undisclosed amount of money. Continue reading
GREENSBORO, NC. (THECOUNT) — A shooting that occurred only “feet away” from a grammar school in Greensboro, North Carolina, did not prompt a lockdown on the campus because according to school officials, they did not received a heads-up from law enforcement that the event was even occurring.
According to first responders, an “accidental” shooting occurred directly across the street from Archer Elementary School at 10:49 a.m., during the learning facility’s hours of operation.
The school is located at, 2610 Four Seasons Blvd, Greensboro, NC.
A shooting happened only feet away from a Greensboro elementary school Monday morning. At 10:49 a.m., Greensboro police responded to the scene. Continue reading
SILVER SPRING, MD. — Five family members have been involved in a grisly murder-suicide that claimed the lives of at least two victims.
A 57-year-old man and a 48-year-old woman were pronounced dead at the scene. The three other people also inside the residence, including two children and a 22-year-old woman, were transported with critical injuries.
Montgomery County Police are investigating a murder-suicide involving five family members that happened early Monday morning in the Colesville area of Silver Spring, Maryland. Just after midnight, officers received a 911 call from inside a home on Amberleigh Drive just off New Hampshire Avenue.
“They made entry in the home and located five individuals suffering from apparent gunshot wounds,” said Police Capt. Paul Starks.
“We believe that all the violence was contained within the home and we are not looking for a suspect.” Continue reading
CHICAGO, IL. (THECOUNT) — Authorities say a 15-year-old boy is dead and a 14-year-old boy is in serious condition following a shooting during a basketball game in Chicago’s Garfield Park.
Police say a crowd gathered Thursday night at Garfield Fieldhouse, located at 100 N. Central Park Ave., for a basketball tournament when a fight broke out inside.
Chicago police say in a statement officers began to disperse the crowd when someone fired shots outside, and the two teens were hit.
The 15-year-old was pronounced dead at a hospital.
Police say the 14-year-old was in serious condition with a gunshot wound to the abdomen. Continue reading