PIKETON, Ohio — A mass shooting was reported along a road in rural Ohio on Friday morning, leaving at least eight people dead.
Pike County Sheriff Charles Reader said Friday that seven people, including one 16-year-old boy, were found shot in the head in three different homes in Pike County, Ohio in what was described as “execution-style killings.”
The eighth body was found at a fourth Pike County home wherein the victim, a man, was also found shot in the head.
Reader said all individuals found dead were members of the same family. The preliminary investigation reportedly determined that none of the victims committed suicide.
BRYAN Texas — A 26-year-old Bryan man was fatally shot Wednesday night at his apartment after neighbors said three men came to his front door allegedly demanding money.
Luis Enrique Ibarra was found wounded by authorities responding to April Court Townhomes at 4405 Carter Creek around 10:15 p.m.
Ibarra was transported to CHI St. Joseph Hospital where he later died from his injuries. No suspects had been arrested as of Thursday.
A report said one of Ibarra’s neighbors was upstairs in a next-door unit, about to get in the shower, when he heard an argument outside and started walking down the stairs.
AMARILLO Texas – Authorities have arrested a 43-year-old man for allegedly causing Amarillo authorities earlier this month to spend several hours in an apparent standoff and only to come up empty-handed.
Aaron W. Jones was arrested early Monday and booked into the Potter County Jail on a felony parole warrant, failure to identify while a fugitive from justice and public intoxication.
Amarillo police said an officer saw a man walking and stumbling near Amarillo Boulevard and North Lamar Street at 12:46 a.m. Monday.
The man was detained and found to be intoxicated. He provided police with two different names but had no identification.
TALLMADGE, Ohio — A news report states that a 17-year-old Tallmadge man was arrested Saturday in connection with an early morning attempted armed robbery and three alleged drive-by shootings.
Authorities were sent to a gas station on Tallmadge Circle about 5:30 a.m. Saturday to speak with a taxi driver, a 41-year-old Akron man.
The taxi driver reportedly told officers a masked person allegedly approached him with a knife and demanded money while he was pumping gas. The man reacted by spraying gasoline on the alleged robber, according to the release.
SAN ANTONIO Texas — Police say three people are facing murder charges in connection with a fatal shooting earlier this month that has alleged ties to recent East Side violence.
San Antonio police said Rashanda Barber, 24, and Daniel Griffin, 20, were arrested Friday morning in connection with the death of Shawna Anderson, 32, on April 2.
James Chase, 25, was taken into custody hours later. The trio each face a murder charge, police said.
AUSTIN, Texas — An 18-year-old man allegedly shot an Austin police SWAT officer in the knee Thursday while officers carried out a search warrant on the teen’s North Austin home.
Police identified the teen as Tyler Michael Harrell, who they said was involved in illegal drug trade.
Another officer reportedly fired back during the shooting but didn’t hit the teen.
Austin Police Chief Art Acevedo said the injured officer, seven-year veteran James Pittman, was in stable condition at University Medical Center Brackenridge after surgery. No one else was hurt.
ODESSA Texas — A news report say a 28-year-old Odessa man was arrested Tuesday with his wife after the former allegedly raped a six-year-old girl and videotaped the act.
Court documents state Jeramy Inez Sanchez was charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child, a first-degree felony. His 30-year-old wife, Ruth Campos Sanchez, was charged with endangering a child, a state jail felony.
Authorities initially learned of an outcry Tuesday from the 6-year-old girl after she had started asking other students in class if they “wanted to have sex like boyfriends and girlfriends.”
CLEVELAND, Ohio — A 17-year-old boy was arrested Wednesday after a 23-year-old East Cleveland man was shot in the face at a gas station in the city’s South Collinwood neighborhood.
Cleveland police said the teen was one of four people who allegedly attacked the man and his girlfriend about 8:45 p.m. outside a Marathon gas station on the 14000 block of St. Clair Avenue.
The three other unidentified suspects remain at large.
The victim’s 20-year-old girlfriend reportedly told investigators that she and her boyfriend were sitting in a parked car when four people approached them. Three of them had guns.
EL PASO Texas — Authorities said two suspects were arrested in connection with the attempted robbery and shooting of a 27-year-old man Sunday on the city’s East Side.
Authorities responded to a shooting at about 7 p.m. Sunday at the 11600 block of Rojas and found that Nathaniel Jones had been shot.
Police said Wednesday that Jones, of the 5000 block of Alabama, was transported to Del Sol Medical Center where he is listed in stable condition.
Police said officers with the gang and SWAT units arrested Derrick Lattimore, 24, of the 14000 block of Rattler Point, at his home on Monday without incident.