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Holiday Horror

Mother and Daughter Found Dead – Shot in House
A mother and daughter were found dead inside a house on Wellington Avenue.
Christie Brooks and her 18-year-old daughter, Victoria, were shot on Friday.

Christie was the mother of eight.



Protester In Charlotte Shot Governor Declares State Of Emergency

Photo: Getty Images
Photo: Getty Images

After demonstrator in Charlotte, North Carolina was shot critically injured durning protest Governor Pat McCrory declared a state of emergency in Charlotte. The protest came after the death of Keith Lamont Scott who was shot and killed by police.

Charlotte Police report four officers sustained injuries non-life threatening injuries during the demonstrations. The National Guard has been deployed.

Read more in depth click NPR.org

Mass Shooting In Florida Nightclub

Mass Shooting In Florida Nightclub

Police are calling it a mass casualty shooting: after 50 people were found dead and 53 injured at a Florida night club. Pulse, a gay night club in downtown Orlando, was like a scene out of a movie according to witnesses. Early Sunday morning an unknown gunman held club goers hostage while firing 20 to 30 rounds into the crowd.
When police arrived gunfire was exchanged between them and the assailant leaving him dead at the scene. Motives and word on whether or not the killer had an assistant is still in question. The possibility of this tragedy being a terrorist attack is still under investigation.


Did North Carolina Police Offers Go To Far In Shooting?

Some people who witnessed the shooting are say the police went to far for shooting the 53 year old suspect 3 separate times.
I saw the video and it was graphic but i’m not sure if I agree with the witnesses because reports say the man was a threat because he pointed a shotgun at offers.
Read the story for yourself but I have to warn you the video is a bit disturbing.
Click ABC11.com for video and more.
– DJ Sight

Rapper Troy Ave. Arrested For Irving Plaza Fatal Shooting

Troy Ave.
Troy Ave.

Rapper Troy Ave. has been arrested and is facing charges for attempted murder and criminal possession of a weapon after the Wednesday night deadly shooting at Irving Plaza.

Troy Ave. was scheduled to perform at T.I.’s concert in New York City but ended up in an alleged altercation which led to the shooting that claimed the life of his friend and bodyguard Ronald McPhatter, 33.  Continue reading Rapper Troy Ave. Arrested For Irving Plaza Fatal Shooting

Breaking News: Arrest Made In Homicide On Frost Ave.

Rochester Police have made an arrest in connection to Thursday’s homicide that occurred on Frost Ave according to 13WHAM.com.

38 year old Kareem Singletary has been charged with 2nd degree murder, criminal possession of a weapon and three counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance.

He is accused of shooting and killing Rochelle DeCruz, 35, in her home around 3:10pm.

Authorities are still investigating.

Rochelle DeCruz was a mother of 5 children.

Source: 13WHAM.com