Thursday, October 21, 2021

guns

Father arrested in case of US toddler who shot mum dead on Zoom

Veondre Avery, 22, who was charged with manslaughter and failure to securely store a firearm, was taken into custody on Tuesday.

Florida gunman kills 4 including baby, wounds 11-year-old girl

The shooter, who had no connection to the victims, engaged in a shootout with police before giving up.

US state declares war on ‘ghost guns’

Readily available online, they have quickly become the go-to solution for people barred from buying a weapon because of a criminal record or their age.

Real pistol that looks like Lego toy sparks controversy in US

The gun maker was marketing the semi-automatic weapon as a 'Block19' which sold for between US$549 and US$765.

20 wounded, at least 2 dead in US shooting

Three individuals shot 'indiscriminately into the crowd' before getting back into their car and fleeing the scene.

US state to allow unlicensed carrying of handguns

Texas already has some of the most liberal gun laws in the country and has more than 1.6 million handgun licence holders.

6 people killed in apparent murder-suicide at US birthday party

The gunman is believed to be the boyfriend of one of the victims, police say.

Bizarre suicide note from Bangladeshi brothers in US who slaughtered their family

The Instagram suicide note began by saying, 'Hey everyone, I killed myself and my family.'

Singapore cops find gun smuggled from Malaysia in drug bust on gang member

For a little under RM4,300, Muhammad Ikram Abdul Aziz was able to obtain the gun and eight bullets from a man in Johor Bahru which he then smuggled into Singapore.

Jittery Americans clean out ammo stores

Legally mandated background checks for first-time gun buyers have been at record-setting levels for eight straight months.

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