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Kyle Rittenhouse released from jail after paying $2 million cash bond, with help from the MyPillow CEO

Kyle Rittenhouse — the Antioch, Illinois teenager who killed 2 people and severely injured another during after-curfew militia actions after a protest against police brutality in Kenosha, Wisconsin back in August 2020 — has just been released from jail after paying his $2 million cash bond. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, News, Guns, Gun Violence, Kenosha, Antioch Illinois, Kenosha Wisconsin, Mike Lindell, Glad We Have All Those Guns, MyPillow, Kyle Rittenhouse, Kenosha Shooting


Kyle Rittenhouse, 17-Year-Old Kenosha Shooter, Released From Jail After Posting $2M Bail

Kyle Rittenhouse—the 17-year-old domestic terrorist accused of shooting three people, two fatally, in Kenosha, Wisconson—is a free man … for now. Rittenhouse was released from the Kenosha County Jail Friday afternoon (Nov. 20) after posting $2 million bail. The teen is accused of fatally shooting Joseph Rosenbaum and Anthony Huber and wounding Gaige Grosskreutz during a Black Lives Matter protest back in August following the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha. He posted bond through his a...
Tags: Crime, News, Shooting, Guns, Washington Post, Wisconsin, Jazz, BLM, Gun Violence, Kenosha, Kenosha County, Keating, Antioch Illinois, Huber, Rittenhouse, David Wright


Boosie Badazz Shot in the Leg in Dallas Just Days After Mo3 Killing

Boosie Badazz was treated at a Dallas hospital for a gunshot wound Saturday (Nov. 14) … just days after Dallas rapper Mo3 was shot and killed on a highway in the same city. TMZ reports: Law enforcement sources tell TMZ … Boosie was shot at in Dallas Saturday, after rolling through town in what we’re told was a sprinter van near a strip mall called Big T’s Plaza. Earlier in the day, he stopped by another venue to pay his respects to recently murdered Dallas rapper Mo3 — who was a friend and colla...
Tags: Celebs, Shooting, Guns, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Dallas, Gun Violence, Boosie Badazz, Boosie


How to Safely Own and Store a Gun

For many people, social unrest and uncertainty breeds panic and a need to feel protected. Given that this year has seen a deadly pandemic collide with a sustained, international protest movement, it’s no surprise that 2020 has been a record-setting year for gun sales in the United States. Read more...
Tags: Guns, Lifehacks, Gun Violence, United States Read


New Video Shows King Von Punching Quando Rondo Before Fatal Shooting

New footage has surfaced showing another angle of the moments leading up to the fatal shooting between King Von and Quando Rondo’s crews outside an Atlanta nightclub early Friday morning (Nov. 6). This video shows King Von exiting a vehicle with a large group of people behind him. He then walks up to Quando Rondo and punches him in the face, and continues a barrage of punches before the footage ends. View this post on Instagram ...
Tags: Videos, Celebs, Fights, Shooting, Guns, Atlanta, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Gun Violence, Leeks, Trending, Quando Rondo, King Von, Timothy Leeks, Rondo King Von


Chicago Man Killed Girlfriend & Her Family Because She Wouldn’t Cook Him Breakfast or Braid His Hair

A Chicago man was arrested on three counts of first-degree murder for allegedly killing his girlfriend and her family in a domestic dispute outside his home this past summer. According to police, 25-year-old John Matthews murdered his 24-year-old girlfriend, Shonta Harris, her mother, 56-year-old Frances Neal, and her sister, 27-year-old Jasmine Neal, after Harris said she didn’t want to cook him breakfast or braid his hair. Prosecutors said Matthews and his girlfriend had been dating for two ye...
Tags: Murder, Crime, News, Guns, Chicago, Domestic Violence, Iowa, Jazz, Illinois, Gun Violence, Matthew, Toxic Relationships, HARRIS, Matthews, Frances, Jasmine


Timothy Leeks (Allegedly Quando Rondo’s Brother) Arrested & Charged With King Von’s Murder

A man believed to be the person who shot and killed Chicago rapper King Von in Atlanta early Friday morning (Nov. 7) has been arrested. According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 22-year-old Timothy Leeks was taken into custody charged with felony murder Saturday after the Atlanta Police Department secured warrants. There are unconfirmed reports that Leeks is the brother of rapper Quando Rondo, though that information hasn’t been verified. It is true, however, that Quando Rondo and Leeks at ...
Tags: Murder, Crime, Shooting, Guns, Mugshots, Atlanta, Georgia, Chicago, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Apd, Gun Violence, Lil Durk, Georgia Bureau of Investigation, Bennett


Gun stocks fall after news of coronavirus vaccine

On Monday, November 9, Pzifer announced that their trials of a coronavirus vaccine had been 90 percent effective. That's good news! But as Reuters reports, this news was a bummer for stockholders in firearm companies: Smith & Wesson Brands SWBI.O — Read the rest
Tags: Post, News, Guns, Economics, Gun Control, Behavioral Economics, Stock Market, Gun Sales, Gun Violence, Reuters, Security Economics, Gun Policy, Economic Sadism, Pzifer, Smith Wesson Brands SWBI


Chicago Rapper King Von Dead at 26 After Being Shot Outside Atlanta Nightclub

Chicago rapper King Von has died after being shot outside a nightclub in Atlanta. While initial reports said that Von was in critical condition after the shooting, his best friend and producer, DJ On Da Beat, has confirmed his passing. “My heart can’t take this. No bro. Why you. Why bro. Please just FaceTime me bro. Why they had to take you. Ima see you again this shit ain’t over. It’s far from over. We still just getting started. RIP my Bestfriend,” he wrote on Instagram. “The only n***a to lis...
Tags: Celebs, Shooting, Guns, Atlanta, Chicago, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Facetime, Gun Violence, IMA, AJC, R.I.P, Celebrity Deaths, Von, Quando Rondo


Video Shows Philadelphia Police Fatally Shooting Black Man Over a Dozen Times

Police in West Philadelphia shot and killed a 27-year-old Black man during a confrontation Monday afternoon (Oct. 26), and the entire incident, including moments the officers opened fire, was captured on video. According to the Philadelphia Inquirer, police responded to a report of a person with a weapon in the 6100 block of Spruce Street just before 3:45 p.m. Sgt. Eric Gripp, a spokesman for the Philadelphia Police Department, said the responding officers were met with a man armed with a knife....
Tags: Videos, Crime, News, Shooting, Guns, Jazz, Philadelphia, Officer Involved Shooting, Police Shooting, Gun Violence, Philadelphia Inquirer, Spruce Street, West Philadelphia, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, Philadelphia Police Department, Eric Gripp


12-Year-Old Rapper Sentenced to 7 Years for Shooting 1-Year-Old Baby While on Probation for Arson

A judge in Texas sentenced a 12-year-old to seven years in a juvenile detention center after he reportedly removed his ankle monitor and shot a 1-year-old baby while on probation for arson. The 12-year-old, a rapper who goes by the name Lil Rodneyy, was also an alleged Crips gang member, and admitted to cutting off his ankle monitor to attend a friend’s funeral. However, he couldn’t recall the friend’s last name, telling the judge that he only knew him by his nickname. The boy broke down crying ...
Tags: Videos, Texas, Crime, Kids, News, Guns, Children, Jazz, Kim, Gun Violence, Trending, Kim You, Lil Rodneyy, Rodneyy


Mugshot Madness: Young Buck’s Girlfriend Arrested for Allegedly Shooting at Him During Argument

It seems as though Young Buck may have dodged a bullet (literally!) while arguing with his girlfriend. According to reports, the former G-Unit rapper and his girlfriend, Lucresia Neil were involved in a domestic incident Tuesday (Oct. 20) at a home in Tennessee, and at some point during the squabble, she allegedly picked up a gun and fired off a few shots. In fact, it’s hard to use the word “allegedly,” considering TMZ has obtained a very incriminating photo of YB’s girlfriend aiming a gun at hi...
Tags: Celebs, Crime, Shooting, Guns, Domestic Violence, Tennessee, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Gun Violence, G Unit, Toxic Relationships, Sumner County, Sumner County Sheriff s Office, Young Buck, David Darnell Brown


A teenager in Houston was shot and killed while carrying a toy that looked like an AR-15: reports

AR-15 rifles and other weapons are displayed on a table at a shooting range. Spencer Platt/Getty Images A teenager was shot and killed when he and a friend approached a man while holding a fake AR-15 rifle, KHOU-11 reported. The man who shot the teen and the teen's companion were taken into custody and questioned, according to the local news station's report. The Harris County Sheriff's Office has not disclosed the names of those involved in the incident. Visit Business Insider's homepage ...
Tags: Texas, News, Washington, America, Trends, Houston, Gun Violence, Dick, Business Insider, KHOU, Shannon, Harris County Sheriff s Office, John Shannon, Mark Matousek, Spencer Platt Getty, Business Insider The


Sacramento Police Make 40 Arrests, Seize 43 Guns After Recent Spike In Shootings

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Police in Sacramento say they have been increasing patrols in response to the spike in shootings the city has seen recently. The violence was underscored by the drive-by shooting at Mama Marks Park in Del Paso Heights that left nine-year-old Makaylah Brent dead and three others – including a six-year-old girl – injured. RELATED: Makaylah Brent’s Family Says Justice Will Be Served When More Is Done To Protect Children On Tuesday, police announced that they had arrested 21-yea...
Tags: News, Local, Sacramento, Brent, Del Paso Heights, Gun Violence, Spd, Sacramento News, Mama Marks Park, Makaylah Brent, Jaylen Betschart, Laise Hands


7 People Injured in Drive-By Shooting Outside Milwaukee Funeral Home

At least seven people were shot and wounded in a drive-by shooting outside a Milwaukee funeral home. Police said the shooting happened around 11:45 p.m. Wednesday (Sep. 30) at Serenity Funeral Home in the 4200 block of West Fond Du Lac Avenue. All seven people were hit when a person driving past the funeral home opened fire, Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett said. Acting Police Chief Michael Brunson said the victims included four men and three women whose ages ranged from 24 to 48 years old. They were...
Tags: Crime, News, Shooting, Guns, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Jazz, Breaking News, Gun Violence, Barrett, Brunson, Tom Barrett, People Injured, Braxton Taylor, Michael Brunson, Milwaukee Funeral Home


At Least 5 People Shot Inside Milwaukee Funeral Home in Front of 100+ Witnesses

Police in Milwaukee are investigating a mass shooting that broke out inside of a funeral home Wednesday afternoon (Sep. 30). Not much info has been released, but according to local reports, at least five people—two women and three men—were shot in front of 100+ witnesses around 12:45 p.m. at Serenity Funeral Home in the 4200 block of West Fond Du Lac Avenue. It isn’t clear how serious the victims’ injuries are and it isn’t known what may have led to the shooting or if any arrests have been made,...
Tags: Crime, News, Shooting, Guns, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Jazz, Breaking News, Gun Violence, Milwaukee Police, Brunson, People Shot Inside Milwaukee Funeral Home, West Fond Du Lac Avenue, Michael Brunson, West Townsend St


Suspect Who Shot 2 Louisville Cops During Breonna Taylor Protests Identified

Officials with the Louisville Metro Police Department have identified the man in custody who they say shot and wounded two police officers Wednesday night (Sep. 23) amid protests in the city. The Louisville Courier-Journal reports: Larynzo Johnson, 26, was arrested at 8:40 p.m., according to his citation, which stated he would face multiple charges of first-degree assault of a police officer and first-degree wanton endangerment. LMPD interim Chief Ronert Schroeder said Thursday that the suspect ...
Tags: Crime, News, Shooting, Guns, Broadway, Jazz, Johnson, Police Shooting, Gun Violence, Louisville, Gregory, Cal, Louisville Kentucky, Schroeder, Jefferson County Circuit Court, National Integrated Ballistic Information Network


At Least 2 Louisville Police Officers Shot During Protests Over Breonna Taylor Decision

At least two Louisville police officers were wounded in a shooting downtown Wednesday night (Sep. 23) amid protests in response to the grand jury’s decision not to charge anyone for Breonna Taylor’s murder. Reporters are saying that the Louisville Metro Police Department officer was shot at approximately 8:30 p.m. local time. Additional details regarding the officers’ conditions haven’t been revealed. Videos are circulating social media showing protesters running as shots are fired. [UNCONFIRME...
Tags: Crime, News, Shooting, Guns, Kentucky, Cops, Police, Jazz, Police Shooting, Taylor, Police Officers, Gun Violence, Louisville, Louisville Kentucky, Louisville Metro Police Department, Ian Miles Cheong


Detroit Rapper Bandgang Jizzle P Reportedly Shot & Killed

Popular Detroit rapper Bandgang Jizzle P was reportedly shot and killed in the city Tuesday night (Sep. 22). While details are scarce regarding the shooting, Bandgang Javar seemingly confirmed Jizzle P’s death Wednesday morning while addressing fans sending condolences on Twitter. “I appreciate the love,” he wrote, “but i dont want sympathy i know what come with the territory, just respect Aj family.” I appreciate the love but i dont want sympathy i know what come with the territory, just respe...
Tags: Murder, Shooting, Guns, Hip Hop, Chrysler, Jazz, Michigan, Aj, Detroit, Gun Violence, Shooting Death, Bandgang Javar, Bandgang Jizzle P, Bandgang Jizzle, Bandgang AJ, YouTube Detroit


North Carolina Dad Arrested After Getting Into Shootout at Daycare After Not Being Allowed to Pick Up Son

Police in Charlotte, North Carolina are investigating after two groups got into a shootout outside a daycare Friday afternoon (Sep. 18). Charlotte-Mecklenburg to the scene around 2:45 p.m. on West Arrowood Rd. after receiving reports of gunfire. Police said 20-year-old Isaiah Kersey and two other people went to the daycare to pick up his young son, but was denied by daycare staff because he wasn’t on the child’s approved list for pickup. Daycare staff then called the child’s mother, who arrive...
Tags: Wtf, Crime, News, Shooting, Guns, Police, Jazz, North Carolina, Gun Violence, Charlotte North Carolina, Charlotte NC, CMPD, Charlotte Mecklenburg, Kersey, Really, West Arrowood


A Christian crowdfunding site has raised over $300,000 for the Kenosha shooter's legal defense fund

A campaign on the Christian crowdfunding site GiveSendGo has raised $380,779 from 8987 people as of 9am EST on Thursday, in order to support the legal defense of Kyle Rittenhouse, the Antioch, Illinois teenager who killed 2 people and severely injured another during after-curfew militia actions after a protest against police brutality in Kenosha, Wisconsin. A spokesperson for GiveSendGo told Forbes that this is "largest and fastest growing campaign" since the site launched in 2014. The "F...
Tags: Post, News, Bible, David, Paris, The Bible, Jesus, John, Christ, Gun Laws, Gun Violence, Forbes, Kenosha, San Bernardino, Peter, Christian Extremists


Gucci Mane & His Artist Foogiano Named in Wrongful Death Lawsuit After Double Murder at South Carolina Nightclub

Gucci Mane and his 1017 Records artist Foogiano have been named in a wrongful death lawsuit following a shooting that took place at a concert at a nightclub in Greenville, South Carolina back in July. The lawsuit alleges that on the night of July 4th and during the early morning hours of July 5th, hundreds of people gathered at Lavish Lounge to see Foogiano perform in concert. A total of 10 people were shot at Lavish Lounge that fateful night. 23-year-old Mykala Bell, a mother of two, and 51-yea...
Tags: Celebs, Guns, Shootings, Hip Hop, Lawsuits, Pop Culture, Jazz, Gucci, Gun Violence, South Carolina, Bell, Gucci Mane, Cooper, Greenville South Carolina, Radric Davis, Daniel Dalton


17-Year-Old White Supremacist Kyle Rittenhouse Arrested for Murder After Shooting & Killing 2 Kenosha Protesters

Kyle Rittenhouse—the 17-year-old white supremacist who was identified as the suspected shooter who allegedly killed two protesters in Kenosha, Wisconsin Tuesday evening—has been taken into police custody and is facing homicide charges. According to public records from the Lake County, Illinois Clerk of Courts obtained by the Daily Dot, Rittenhouse was arrested in his hometown of Antioch, Illinois on Wednesday (Aug. 26) and has been charged with murder in the Kenosha killings. The criminal compla...
Tags: New York, Murder, Crime, News, Shooting, Guns, Wisconsin, Jazz, Illinois, Protesters, Gun Violence, Kenosha, White Supremacy, Blake, Barnes, Antioch


17-Year-Old Kyle Rittenhouse Arrested for Murder After Shooting & Killing 2 Kenosha Protesters

Kyle Rittenhouse—the 17-year-old who was identified as the suspected shooter who allegedly killed two protesters in Kenosha, Wisconsin Tuesday evening—has been taken into police custody and is facing homicide charges. According to public records from the Lake County, Illinois Clerk of Courts obtained by the Daily Dot, Rittenhouse was arrested in his hometown of Antioch, Illinois on Wednesday (Aug. 26) and has been charged with murder in the Kenosha killings. The criminal complaint also states th...
Tags: New York, Murder, Crime, News, Shooting, Guns, Wisconsin, Jazz, Illinois, Protesters, Gun Violence, Trending, Kenosha, White Supremacy, Blake, Barnes


Facebook gun nuts point loaded guns at their nuts. Guess what happened?

A gentleman who participated in a meme where gun enthusiasts point loaded handguns at their junk (safety off, finger on trigger) shot himself in the junk. This instantly made him a hero among his peers, as he diligently documented his trip to the hospital for junk repair. Via Matthew Gault at Vice, who has been following this story all year: On August 11, a member of the group "Loaded Guns Pointed at [B]enis" posted a video of himself pointing a loaded 1911 handgun at his junk. There's a b...
Tags: Facebook, Post, News, Guns, Idiots, Gun Violence, Matthew Gault, Idiots doing idiot things


Chicago Rapper FBG Duck Dead at 26, Killed in Drive-By Shooting

FBG Duck, a popular rapper out of Chicago, is dead at the age of 26 after he was shot and killed in a drive-by shooting. Details about the shooting are unknown, however, multiple sources confirmed via social media that the rapper had been shot Tuesday (Aug. 4) in what appears to be a drive-by shooting in Chicago’s Gold Coast area. Now sources have confirmed that Duck, whose real name is Carlton Weekley, succumbed to his injuries. Popular rapper FBG Duck has just been pronounced dead after being...
Tags: Celebs, Guns, Shootings, Chicago, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Illinois, Gun Violence, Gold Coast, Drive-by Shootings, FBG Duck, FBG Duck Dead, Carlton Weekley, Chicago Rapper FBG Duck Dead


Pregnant 20-Year-Old Mom Shot Dead While Pushing Sick 1-Year-Old Daughter in Stroller

A pregnant young mom was tragically shot dead while pushing her 1-year-old in a stroller. 20-year-old Diamon Eichelberger was on her way to take her feverish infant to the hospital on Tuesday morning (Jul. 21) when she was fatally shot while walking in a 7-Eleven parking lot in Kansas City, Kansas. Witnesses say an unknown car pulled up beside Eichelberger—who was pushing her baby, Belle, in a stroller—and fired shots at her and then drove off. She was pronounced dead on the scene. 1-year-old Be...
Tags: Crime, News, Guns, Jazz, Kansas, Kansas City, Belle, Gun Violence, Shooting Death, Eichelberger, Sad News, Quinton Lucas, Diamon Eichelberger, Kansas City Kansas Witnesses


2 Dead, 8 Injured in Shooting at Nightclub in Greenville, S.C. During Foogiano Concert

Two people are dead and eight others were injured after a shooting broke out at a nightclub in South Carolina. Police said the shooting happened just before 2 a.m. early Sunday morning (Jul. 5) at Lavish Lounge in Greenville. SEE NEXT: Video Allegedly Shows Member of ATL Rapper Foogiano’s Team Shooting Into Crowd at S.C. Nightclub After Someone Tried to Steal His Chain Two deputies were driving on White Horse Road when they noticed a disturbance at the club. The deputies called for backup afte...
Tags: Crime, News, Shooting, Guns, Atlanta, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, EMS, Gun Violence, South Carolina, Gucci Mane, Greenville, Lewis, Henry McMaster, Greenville County


Alleged KKK Member Patrick Fontaine Creath Jr. Out on $500 Bond After Shooting Daughter’s Black Boyfriend, Claims It Was Self-Defense

A white man who is allegedly a member of the Ku Klux Klan is out on bond after he shot his daughter’s Black boyfriend in Virginia Beach and told police that he acted in self-defense. 43-year-old Patrick Fontaine Creath Jr. was charged with malicious wounding and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony stemming from a June 19th shooting in the 900 block of Maximus Square, where a man—Creath’s daughter’s boyfriend—was seriously injured. Police said there was an altercation between Creath an...
Tags: Crime, News, Shooting, Guns, America, Kkk, Jazz, EMS, Gun Violence, Ku Klux Klan, Virginia Beach, Benjamin Crump, Ben Crump, Virignia, Linda Kuehn, Virginia Beach Police Department


13-Year-Old Chicago Girl Fatally Shot in the Neck While Teaching Mom TikTok Dance Inside Home

A 13-year-old girl was killed after a stray bullet from outside struck her while she was dancing inside her home in Chicago. Amaria Jones was showing her mom a dance move she learned from the popular social media app TikTok Saturday night (Jun. 20) when a shooting began outside. A stray bullet, fired by an unknown gunman, went through a window into Amaria’s home and through a television, striking her in the neck. “She was showing me this dance called TikTok,” Amaria’s mom, Lawanda Jones, told CB...
Tags: Crime, Kids, News, Shooting, Guns, Children, Chicago, Jazz, Illinois, Gun Violence, Jones, Chicago Sun Times, CBS Chicago, Sad News, Tiktok, Amaria