Firearms still not found days after DC 1-year-old allegedly shot himself

Weapons not recovered, family not interviewed in 1-year death A one-year-old child was shot and killed in the district the day before Thanksgiving. Now the police and the public are still looking for answers. WASHINGTON (FOX 5 DC) – Five days after a one-year-old child allegedly shot himself in the district, police are still searching … Read more

Increased police presence around malls in LA due to recent robberies

ENGENE – Thousands marched on shopping malls and stores in Los Angeles County Friday through Black Friday amid a heightened police presence in response to recent “flash mob” thefts and smash-and-grab robberies. The Los Angeles Police Department will “allocate resources to some of these advanced locations to deter further violence,” Chief Michel Moore told the … Read more

Special police officer assaulted during theft in DC, authorities say

WASHINGTON – A special police officer was assaulted during a theft in the District on Wednesday. Authorities say a suspect walked into an 800-block store off 7th Street in the Northwest around 10pm on Wednesday and tried to leave without paying for goods. Download the FOX 5 DC News app for local news and weather … Read more

Toddler shot dead in DC; the police are investigating

1-year-old dies after being shot in southeast DC A 1-year-old has died after being shot in an apartment in southeast DC WASHINGTON – DC police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the murder of a young child in Anacostia on Wednesday. READ MORE: DC widow tearfully tells FOX 5 that she wished her husband had left … Read more

Taxi driver leads Los Angeles County deputies on lengthy hunt, standoff in Compton

LOS ANGELES COUNTY, California – A fight is underway between a truck driver and deputies in a parking lot in Compton Thursday night. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department was originally on the hunt for the van in the Compton area late on Thanksgiving Night. The suspect traveled through parts of Compton, South Los Angeles … Read more

DC police announce arrest in death of a man hit by a stray bullet near Logan Circle

Suspect arrested for killing Takoma Park man hit by stray bullet near Logan Circle DC police announced Wednesday that a suspect had been arrested for the murder of a 53-year-old Takoma Park man who was hit by a stray bullet after leaving a restaurant near Logan Circle. WASHINGTON – DC police announced on Wednesday that … Read more

Philadelphia marks the 500th homicide in 2021 after a woman was killed shot

‘Tragic milestone’: Philadelphia marks the 500th homicide in 2021 after woman killed shot Philadelphia police say the woman was shot several times Wednesday afternoon. She was taken to the hospital where she died. SYDPHILADEFIEN – A 55-year-old woman has died after being shot several times in South Philly. The assassination marks the 500th homicide in … Read more