Tag: shooting

Sources: Police almost let church shooter go

| October 24, 2012 | 0 Comments



COLLEGE PARK, Ga. —  Deputies booked Floyd Palmer, 52, into the Fulton County Jail on Wednesday night, arrested and charged with fatally shooting a man during a prayer service Wednesday morning at World Changers Church International in College Park. Channel 2 Action News was there as investigators took Palmer into custody at Lenox Square Wednesday […]




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Suspect arrested in World Changers church shooting

| October 24, 2012 | 0 Comments



Police arrested the suspect Wednesday afternoon in the fatal shooting of a man at World Changers Church International in College Park. Floyd Palmer, 52, was arrested at Lenox Square in Buckhead just before 4 p.m., according to the U.S. Marshal’s Service. He was wanted in connection with the fatal shooting of Greg McDowell, 39, Wednesday […]




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1 dead in shooting at Creflo Dollar’s megachurch

| October 24, 2012 | 0 Comments



FULTON COUNTY, Ga. – Fulton County police say a man was shot and killed on Wednesday morning as he lead worship services inside World Changers International Church. The shooting suspect, who has been identified as former church employee Floyd Palmer, remains on the loose. Cpl. Kay Lester says Palmer, 52, may have left the scene […]




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Man shot dead at Creflo Dollar’s World Changers Church

| October 24, 2012 | 0 Comments



A man shot Wednesday morning at World Changers Church International in College Park has died, according to Fulton County police. Police confirmed earlier that one man was shot around 10:30 a.m. and transported in critical condition to South Fulton Hospital where he later died. Channel 2 Action News said the victim was a member of […]




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Sikh Temple Shooting Video Shows Wade Michael Page On Rampage

| October 2, 2012 | 0 Comments



OAK CREEK, Wis. — A white supremacist who killed a half-dozen people at a Sikh temple in suburban Milwaukee last month chased down the first police officer on the scene, pumping round after round into him as he lay wounded behind a parked car, video released Monday showed. Oak Creek Police Chief John Edwards played […]




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Sikh Temple Shooting Victim’s Son Asks FBI To Track Hate Crimes Against Sikhs

| October 2, 2012 | 0 Comments



WASHINGTON — The son of a massacre victim at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin asked the Obama administration on Wednesday to begin collecting statistics on hate crimes against Sikhs. Harpreet Singh Saini, 18, told a Senate hearing he wanted to give his late mother "the dignity of being a statistic." Saini's mother, Paramjit Kaur Saini, […]




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Guard’s death brings prison for teenager

| October 2, 2012 | 0 Comments



A Detroit teen will spend 12-30 years in prison in connection with the shooting death of an 84-year-old church security guard in Detroit. Anthony Williams was sentenced Wednesday in Wayne County Circuit Court in connection with the death of Joseph Lewis Jr. on May 9 in a parking lot on Tireman, a mile west of […]




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Church shooting defendant seeks public defender

| September 19, 2012 | 0 Comments



Mahmoud Yousef Hindi, the doctor accused of fatally shooting two men during a homeowners association meeting, formally pleaded not guilty in Jefferson Circuit Court on Monday and requested that a public defender be appointed because he is indigent. And Jefferson Circuit Court Judge Frederic Cowan ordered that Hindi continue to be held without bond at […]




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Mahmoud Hindi pleads not guilty in Springdale church shooting

| September 11, 2012 | 0 Comments



Mahmoud Hindi, the man accused of fatally shooting one man and critically injuring another at a homeowners association meeting Thursday night, pleaded not guilty at his arraignment Saturday morning. The charges include murder, assault and wanton endangerment. Jefferson District Judge Angela McCormick Bisig denied his lawyers’ request to lower his bond from $1 million to […]




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2 Springdale church shooting victims known for helping neighbors

| September 10, 2012 | 0 Comments



The two victims of Thursday night’s shootings at a homeowners association meeting were outgoing men who enjoyed living in their subdivision and especially helping its residents, neighbors and relatives say. David Merritt, 73, was killed, and Marvin Fisher, 69, was in critical condition Friday night at University Hospital. Merritt’s wife, Vivian, said in a brief […]




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Doctor confessed to fatal shooting at Springdale Community Church, police say

| September 8, 2012 | 0 Comments



A doctor charged with shooting one man to death and critically wounding another during a homeowners association meeting at Springdale Community Church Thursday evening confessed to the crimes, a Louisville Metro Police official said. Mahmoud Yousef Hindi, 55, was charged Friday with killing the president of the Spring Creek Homeowners Association and wounding a member […]




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One person dead, another critical in shooting at Springdale Community Church

| September 6, 2012 | 0 Comments



LOUSIVILLE — One person was killed and another critically injured when a gunman opened fire during a homeowners association meeting at Springdale Community Church in eastern Jefferson County Thursday evening, Louisville Metro Police said. The suspected gunman, whose name has not been released, was subdued by a retired Louisville police officer who was at the […]




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Deadly church shooting film debuts in Daingerfield

| September 3, 2012 | 0 Comments



DAINGERFIELD — The faith of a small town congregation has only grown stronger the past 32 years since a routine Sunday morning turned into an unimaginable horror. Members of the First Baptist Church on Webb Street in Daingerfield had gathered to worship June 22, 1980, when Alvin Lee King III, 45, broke through the doors […]




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FBI: Temple gunman shot himself in head after being shot by officer

| August 8, 2012 | 0 Comments



The FBI on Wednesday said Wade Michael Page, the gunman who killed six people at the Oak Creek Sikh temple on Sunday, shot and killed himself after he was wounded by an Oak Creek police officer. Authorities previously said Page died after he was shot by a police officer after Page refused commands to drop […]




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What brought Wade Michael Page to Milwaukee?

| August 7, 2012 | 0 Comments



Sikh temple shooter Wade Michael Page had no apparent ties to the Milwaukee area except one: a woman who may have shared his white power beliefs. That woman, 31-year-old Misty Cook, may be the reason Page moved to the area about nine months ago, according to the Anti-Defamation League, which has been tracking both of […]




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