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Ohio man faces over a dozen charges in connection with quadruple homicide

Stephen Marlow, 39, was arrested by local police in Lawrence, Kansas, Saturday night.
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Man faces over a dozen charges in connection with quadruple homicide
August 9, 2022, 11:42 PM

Americans view 'crime' and 'gun violence' as different issues | FiveThirtyEight

The FiveThirtyEight Politics podcast crew reviews the results of our most recent poll with Ipsos on crime and gun violence.
August 9, 2022, 11:42 PM
Americans view 'crime' and 'gun violence' as different issues | FiveThirtyEight
August 9, 2022, 4:26 PM

3 dead in shooting at Florida Narcotics Anonymous meeting

Police say a man went into a Narcotics Anonymous meeting in Florida and fatally shot his ex-girlfriend and her friend before turning the gun on himself
August 9, 2022, 4:26 PM
3 dead in shooting at Florida Narcotics Anonymous meeting
August 9, 2022, 2:10 AM

Police ID man accused of firing shots inside Mall of America

Police have identified a fugitive accused of firing shots inside the Mall of America last week before fleeing the suburban Minneapolis shopping complex with the help of several accomplices
August 9, 2022, 2:10 AM
August 8, 2022, 6:13 PM

Bail set at $5M for Nebraska quadruple killing suspect

The defendant is considered an extreme danger to public safety, the judge wrote.
August 8, 2022, 6:13 PM
August 8, 2022, 3:29 PM

Everytown giving $1.5M to anti-gun violence groups across the country

Everytown for Gun Safety is distributing $1.5 million to a select collection of local nonprofit groups working to stop gun violence in their areas before it happen
August 8, 2022, 3:29 PM
Everytown giving $1.5M to anti-gun violence groups across the country
August 7, 2022, 9:09 PM

Officials give updates on Cincinnati shooting

A shooting occurred in the Over-the-Rhine neighborhood in Cincinnati, leaving at least nine people injured, according to authorities.
August 7, 2022, 9:09 PM
Officials give updates on Cincinnati shooting
August 7, 2022, 7:18 PM

Multiple injuries in shooting in downtown Cincinnati

At least nine people were injured in a mass shooting at Over-the-Rhine, a nightclub in Cincinnati, Ohio, police told ABC News affiliate WCPO.
August 7, 2022, 7:18 PM
Multiple injuries in shooting in downtown Cincinnati
August 7, 2022, 2:31 PM

Multiple people injured in Cincinnati shooting

Police said a suspect has not been identified after shots were fired into a crowd, sending at least nine people to the hospital.
August 7, 2022, 2:31 PM
Multiple people injured in Cincinnati shooting
August 7, 2022, 1:00 AM

Manhunt underway for person of interest in Ohio shooting

The person of interest, Stephen Marlow, 39, should be considered "armed and dangerous," FBI Cincinnati said.
August 7, 2022, 1:00 AM
Manhunt underway for person of interest in Ohio shooting
August 7, 2022, 12:49 AM

Manhunt underway for suspect after 4 people fatally shot

Authorities say Stephen Marlow, 39, has been charged with aggravated murder in the fatal shooting of four people in Ohio and should be considered "armed and dangerous."
August 7, 2022, 12:49 AM
Manhunt underway for suspect after 4 people fatally shot
August 5, 2022, 3:44 PM

Mall of America lockdown lifted after shots fired: Police

A suspect fled on foot, police said.
August 5, 2022, 3:44 PM
Mall of America lockdown lifted after shots fired: Police
August 4, 2022, 9:36 PM

Family 'devastated' after 14-year-old boy found fatally shot in Queens driveway

The boy shot was identified as Shawn Frye of Paterson, N.J.
August 4, 2022, 9:36 PM
Family 'devastated' after 14-year-old boy found fatally shot in driveway
August 4, 2022, 12:51 AM

Store owner fires at robbers

Authorities said an 80-year-old store owner in Southern California fired his show gun, and wounded a suspect, after four men tried to rob him at gunpoint.
August 4, 2022, 12:51 AM
Store owner fires at robbers
August 3, 2022, 8:21 PM

Federal gun charges for 2 accused of plotting July 4 attack

With the suspects now facing federal gun charges, a judge has dismissed state gun charges against two men who police said planned a mass shooting in Richmond on the Fourth of July
August 3, 2022, 8:21 PM
Federal gun charges for 2 accused of plotting July 4 attack
August 2, 2022, 6:28 PM

1 dead, 5 injured after shooting in Washington, DC

Police said six men were shot and one is dead as gunfire erupted in northeast Washington, D.C.
August 2, 2022, 6:28 PM
1 dead, 5 injured after shooting in Washington, DC
August 2, 2022, 3:43 PM

6 shot, 1 killed in DC shooting: Police

Six people were shot and one person killed in a shooting on Monday, D.C. police said.
August 2, 2022, 3:43 PM
6 shot, 1 killed in DC shooting: Police
August 1, 2022, 7:31 PM

Experts say proposed federal gun safety measures might not have prevented Uvalde shooting

The federal gun safety proposal announced last week might not have prevented the Uvalde shooting had it already been in place, experts tell ABC News.
August 1, 2022, 7:31 PM
Would proposed federal gun safety measures have prevented Uvalde shooting?
July 31, 2022, 8:25 PM

3rd person dies months after Iowa nightclub shooting

Nine other people were also hurt that night.
July 31, 2022, 8:25 PM
July 30, 2022, 9:59 PM

2 fatally shot at W.Va. nail salon; gunman killed by police

Police say a gunman fatally shot two people at a nail salon in West Virginia.
July 30, 2022, 9:59 PM
July 29, 2022, 9:55 AM

6 arrested in stray-bullet killing of 13-year-old South Carolina girl

A 13-year-old is dead and six people are under arrest after police alleged they unleashed a barrage of gunfire on her South Carolina home.
July 29, 2022, 9:55 AM
6 arrested in stray-bullet killing of 13-year-old South Carolina girl
July 29, 2022, 3:47 AM

Highland Park mom on mission to combat gun violence

After escaping the carnage of the July 4 mass shooting, Ashbey Beasley said she's devoting her life to curbing gun violence.
July 29, 2022, 3:47 AM
Highland Park mom forges new mission to combat gun violence
July 28, 2022, 5:45 PM

Louisiana rapper killed in shooting in his hometown

Louisiana rapper JayDaYoungan was fatally shot in his hometown of Bogalusa, north of New Orleans
July 28, 2022, 5:45 PM
Louisiana rapper killed in shooting in his hometown
July 28, 2022, 10:30 AM

2 arrested in alleged road rage shooting involving young child

The two suspects have been arrested and charged following Tuesday's incident.
July 28, 2022, 10:30 AM
2 arrested in alleged road rage shooting involving young child
July 28, 2022, 12:45 AM

2 people in custody for alleged road rage shooting

Two people in Texas have been arrested following an alleged road rage incident involving a 2-year-old that was caught on camera on Tuesday.
July 28, 2022, 12:45 AM
2 people in custody for alleged road rage shooting
July 27, 2022, 3:08 PM

Police: Boy, 6, fatally shoots sister, 5; parents arrested

Police say a 6-year-old boy fatally shot his 5-year-old sister in their home in eastern Indiana and their parents have been arrested in the killing
July 27, 2022, 3:08 PM
Police: Boy, 6, fatally shoots sister, 5; parents arrested
July 27, 2022, 11:21 AM

Rep. Carolyn Maloney speaks on gun control efforts

Ahead of an oversight committee hearing, Rep. Carolyn Maloney speaks about gun control efforts in the House, and the chances for additional gun reform legislation.
July 27, 2022, 11:21 AM
Rep. Carolyn Maloney speaks on gun control efforts
July 26, 2022, 7:46 PM

Guns in America: Rep. Carolyn Maloney talks summoning gun manufacturers

Chairwoman of the House Oversight Committee, Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y., speaks on summoning gun manufacturers for a new House investigative hearing.
July 26, 2022, 7:46 PM
Guns in America: Rep. Carolyn Maloney talks summoning gun manufacturers
July 26, 2022, 2:01 AM

‘How do you need that many bullets for one person?’: Jayland Walker’s mother

ABC News’ Linsey Davis spoke with Pamela Walker, mother of Jayland Walker, who was shot and killed by police in Akron, Ohio.
July 26, 2022, 2:01 AM
‘How do you need that many bullets for one person?’: Jayland Walker’s mother
July 25, 2022, 8:21 PM

Guns in America: Buffalo mayor talks economic impact of gun violence

Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown talks about the economic impact of gun violence and how his city is recovering from its racially motivated mass shooting.
July 25, 2022, 8:21 PM
Guns in America: Buffalo mayor talks economic impact of gun violence
July 25, 2022, 8:16 PM

Buffalo mayor addresses mass shooting, plans for recovery

Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown was interviewed by GMA3 about how his community has responded to the mass shooting in May, and the emotional and financial impacts.
July 25, 2022, 8:16 PM
Buffalo mayor addresses the economic impact of mass shooting
July 25, 2022, 8:15 PM

Police searching for suspect who shot 8-year-old in Texas road rage incident

An 8-year-old boy riding in a car with his father and two younger children was shot on a highway in a Dallas suburb in what police described as a road rage incident.
July 25, 2022, 8:15 PM
Police searching for suspect who shot 8-year-old in road rage incident
July 25, 2022, 2:05 PM

2 dead, 5 injured in shooting at Southern California park: Police

Two people are dead and five others are injured after a shooting at Peck Park Sunday in San Pedro, California, Los Angeles police said.
July 25, 2022, 2:05 PM
2 dead, 5 injured in shooting at Southern California park: Police
July 25, 2022, 1:38 AM

Community grieves loss of family killed at Iowa campground

Three family members, including a 6-year-old girl, were fatally shot at Maquoketa Caves State Park Campground Friday morning.
July 25, 2022, 1:38 AM
Community grieves loss of family killed at Iowa campground
July 25, 2022, 1:37 AM

3 people fatally shot at Iowa campground

A 9-year-old survived a deadly campground shooting that killed his parents and sister.
July 25, 2022, 1:37 AM
3 people fatally shot at Iowa campground
July 24, 2022, 9:56 PM

Parents, 6-year-old girl killed in shooting at Iowa campground: Officials

The suspected gunman in the triple homicide died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, authorities said.
July 24, 2022, 9:56 PM
Parents, 6-year-old girl killed in shooting at campground: Officials
July 24, 2022, 2:24 PM

Man opens fire on Philippine campus, killing 3 people

Philippine police say a gunman opened fire on university campus in the Philippine capital region, killing a former town mayor and two others in a brazen attack ahead of a graduation ceremony
July 24, 2022, 2:24 PM
3 killed, 1 wounded in Philippine university shooting
July 24, 2022, 1:09 AM

Parents, 6-year-old girl fatally shot in tent at Iowa park

The family members were shot dead while camping in a state park, police said.
July 24, 2022, 1:09 AM
Girl, 6, among 3 fatally shot in tent at Iowa state park
July 24, 2022, 1:07 AM

3 members of family fatally shot at Iowa state park

The parents and their 6-year-old daughter were shot to death, while their 9-year-old son survived the shooting at Maquoketa Caves State Park Friday morning.
July 24, 2022, 1:07 AM
3 members of family fatally shot at Iowa state park
July 24, 2022, 12:02 AM

3 funeral attendees shot outside of Chicago church

Authorities say a drive-by shooter wounded three men who were taking a picture outside of a Chicago church as they gathered for a funeral service
July 24, 2022, 12:02 AM
3 funeral attendees shot outside of Chicago church
July 23, 2022, 3:39 PM

At least 1 dead, 5 injured outside large gathering in Renton, Washington

One person has been killed and at least five people injured in a shooting outside a large gathering in a Seattle, Washington, suburb.
July 23, 2022, 3:39 PM
At least 1 dead, 5 injured outside large gathering in Renton, Washington
July 23, 2022, 3:16 AM

Family of Indiana mall gunman shocked by his deeds

The family of the man who fatally shot three people and wounded two others at a suburban Indianapolis shopping mall says they had no inkling that he was capable of the violence
July 23, 2022, 3:16 AM
Family of Indiana mall gunman shocked by his deeds
July 22, 2022, 5:55 PM

Pat Benatar protests gun violence by refusing to sing 'Hit Me with Your Best Shot'

Benatar is retiring the song from her concert lineups amid continued gun violence nationwide.
July 22, 2022, 5:55 PM
Pat Benatar protests gun violence by refusing to sing 'Hit Me with Your Best Shot'
July 22, 2022, 3:24 PM

Amid spike in shootings, Portland unveils new initiative

Gripped by gun violence that’s affecting cities across the nation, the mayor of Portland, Oregon, has issued a new emergency declaration with the goal of reducing gun killings by at least 10% over the next two years
July 22, 2022, 3:24 PM
July 22, 2022, 7:03 AM

2 police officers shot in western NY city, hospitalized

Two police officers have been shot in the city of Rochester in western New York.
July 22, 2022, 7:03 AM
2 police officers shot in western NY city, hospitalized
July 21, 2022, 1:46 AM

Aurora mass shooter's psychiatrist says he was very anxious

ABC News’ Linsey Davis spoke with Dr. Lynne Fenton about her new book “Aurora: The Psychiatrist who Treated the Movie Theater Killer Tells Her Story.”
July 21, 2022, 1:46 AM
Aurora mass shooter's psychiatrist says he was very anxious
July 20, 2022, 3:16 PM

Police applaud armed man who killed mall gunman

Police identified and applauded the 22-year-old who shot and killed a gunman who opened fire on a Greenwood, Indiana, shopping mall.
July 20, 2022, 3:16 PM
Police applaud armed man who killed mall gunman
July 20, 2022, 3:01 PM

Police praise armed citizen who killed alleged Indiana mall shooter

Indiana investigators credit 22-year-old bystander Elisjsha Dicken, who was legally armed, for fatally shooting the suspected gunman before more people were killed.
July 20, 2022, 3:01 PM
Police praise armed citizen who killed alleged Indiana mall shooter
July 20, 2022, 1:46 PM

Big US city mayors gather in New York City for summit on gun violence prevention

New York City mayor Eric Adams along with mayors from Buffalo, St. Louis and Little Rock join “GMA” to discuss how they hope to curb gun violence in their cities.
July 20, 2022, 1:46 PM
Big US city mayors gather in New York City for summit on gun violence prevention
July 19, 2022, 8:27 PM

Philadelphia reaches a 'devastating' 300 homicides for the year

Philadelphia, which is battling an epidemic of gun violence, has reached 300 homicides for the year, police said.
July 19, 2022, 8:27 PM
City reaches a 'devastating' 300 homicides for the year