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A Lil Bittersweet Positivity: Toddler Shot In The Face By Her Own Father Gets Free Reconstructive Surgery

This precious little lady recently received the news of a lifetime from a few kind-hearted doctors…

Toddler Shot In The Face By Father Gets Free Cosmetic Surgery

A brave 3-year-old girl who wasn’t even 2 years old yet when her father “accidentally” shot her in the face and killed her mother before taking his own life during an argument has now received surgery free of charge thanks to a kind-hearted doctor.

via ABC 7 News

We met Kodie Brown, nickname Koko, who just turned three years old. She was with her grandfather, Derrick Ferguson, a D.C. Police officer, and they had just returned from Los Angeles along with grandmother Roshann Ferguson, where on March 28, Kodie underwent the first of a series of surgeries from the Face Forward Clinic – free of charge.

“Face Forward L.A., they were like heaven-sent because we didn’t know how we were going to get the surgery done,” said Derrick.

Kodie’s injuries are the result of an argument between her parents at this Minnesota and 18th SE bus stop when Kodie was just 20 months old. With Kodie in her arms, the mother – 19-year-old Salina Brown, tried to board the bus when the father – 27-year-old Javon Foster – started shooting.

One of the 40-caliber bullets went through Salina’s face then struck Kodie’s face. Salina died as a result, and the father fled and later killed himself. Kodie was hospitalized in critical condition.

“You couldn’t even tell that she had eyes or a nose because the bullet ripped all that,” said Derrick.

“Somebody, they called from California, from Beverly Hills and said they would provide the surgery that she needs — free of charge. Tears came to my eyes man.”

We spoke with Deborah Alessi via Skype. Her husband, Dr. David Alessi, is a plastic surgeon in Beverly Hills. They give back by helping victims of domestic violence, and flew Kodie and her grandparents to L.A. to work on her facial wounds – with even more work to come.

This heartbreaking and remarkable all at once. We’re glad to hear this precious angel is on the road to recovery. You can watch the video below to see what little miss Kodie and the doctor had to say about her surgery.

ABC 7 News

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Stand Your Ground? Florida Woman Jailed For Shooting Pregnant Friend In Facebook Feud Says It Was Self Defense


The pregnant woman who lost her baby after being shot in the belly allegedly brought the drama to the shooter’s doorstep!

Sister Of Woman Jailed For Shooting Pregnant Friend Says She Was Defending Herself

According to NY Daily News reports:

A Florida woman is in jail after allegedly shooting her pregnant friend in the stomach and killing the unborn baby – but the suspect’s eldest sister says it’s far more complicated than it appears.

Katrice Wyche, 42, claims her sister Virginia, 35, acted in self-defense April 23 when she pulled the trigger.
Wyche alleges the pregnant woman, Markeisha Brooks, 23, showed up at her Jacksonville home with a group of people to jump her.

“She had three other people with her to guarantee that my sister got beat up, but it did not work out like that,” Katrice Wyche told the Daily News on Tuesday. “The girl slapped my sister! When she went to hit her again, that’s when my sister shot her.”

“She said, ‘Katrice, I don’t understand why I’m in here.’ My sister’s bond should not be $1 million. It was clearly self-defense,” she said. “I want my sister out of jail.”

Wyche is on her way to Florida to file a complaint with the state attorney’s office demanding that warrants be issued for the people she says went to her sister’s house.

“My sister was like, ‘I’m in my house, get off my property,’” Wyche said.

She also wants Brooks to be held accountable for knowingly putting her unborn child into jeopardy by allegedly instigating the fight.

The incident stemmed from an argument over the Facebook the previous evening.

Damn shame… This is the kind of story that can only make us shake our heads. What kind of ignorant Facebook fight results in this???


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Jesus Take The Wheel: 14-Year-Old Chicago Girl Murders Another 14-Year-Old Girl After Fighting On Facebook Over A Boy!

Endia Martin


Chicago Teen Murdered After Facebook Argument With Another Girl Over Boyfriend

Via ChicagoTribune

A 14-year-old girl shot and killed another 14-year-old girl because of an argument over a boy, Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy said today as murder charges were filed.

The gun used to kill Endia Martin had been stolen from a car on April 13, McCarthy said, adding that two other people, including a 24-year-old uncle of the suspect, face charges as police investigate how the girl got the gun.

“What would have been, under any other circumstance, probably a fistfight between 14-year-old girls, because they were fighting over a boy, turned into a murder,” McCarthy told reporters. “You introduce a firearm and you have a murder.”

In addition to Endia, those responsible for that firearm being on the premises are being held responsible as well.

He said that one of the suspects facing charges may have brought the gun to the scene “because there was going to be a fight,” and the other suspect then may have tried to get rid of it.

The 14-year-old girl who is charged in the case was arrested about 4:50 p.m. Monday, about 20 minutes after the shooting, police said in a news release Monday. She pulled the gun from her waistband and fled the scene before the arrest.

Endia’s stepfather, Kent Kennedy, said Endia and the suspect had been feuding on Facebook. “They had words and she gunned our daughter down. For what? What reason would another girl gun down another child?

“It’s senseless,” he added. “Kids are dying so young nowadays. It’s senseless. Parents shouldn’t have to bury no child.”

Kennedy said the family recently moved Endia from one school to another closer to home to keep her safe. Endia was killed about half a mile from her South Side home.

“No place in Chicago is safe for teenagers nowadays,” he said. “No place is safe.”

Thoughts and prayers go out to both families. There is no doubt in our mind that regardless of how much these girls loved his boy, his dusty azz wasn’t worth either of their lives.

Image via Facebook

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Florida Crazies: Man Gets Robbed And Shot By Woman He Took Took On “Romantic Date” To Burger King


Did she shoot him for taking her to Burger King??

Florida Man Shot By Woman He Took On “Romantic Date” To Burger King

Via Action News Jacksonville reports:

Deputies in Orange Park arrested three suspects in the shooting and robbery of a Burger King worker.

Dramil Laray Smith, 19, of Jacksonville, faces armed robbery and aggravated battery in connection with the shooting on March 23.

Deputies released video of the shooting last month. Investigators say the video produced leads to help make the arrests.

Corlis Paige Thompson, 26, is also under arrest. She faces charges of armed robbery and aggravated battery. Deputies say she drove the getaway vehicle.

Investigators say the third suspect, 19-year-old Toccara Monye Lockhart, met with the shooting victim at the Burger King.

The victim told investigators he set up a romantic date with Lockhart, bought food, then took Lockhart back to his office.

The victim said he went outside when two men jumped him. He was shot in the shoulder and hit over the head during the struggle.

The attackers made off with $320.

Deputies say he is still recovering from his injuries.

Deputies are still looking for a fourth suspect but we have a feeling he might be planning his next robbery at McDonald’s!

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The Irony: Creator Of “Stop Snitchin” DVD’s 14-Year-Old Son Shot In The Head! [Video]



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Florida Crazies: 89-Year-Old Man Shoots His Son-In-Law For Trying To Change TV Channel


This old fart was fed up!

Florida Man Shoots His Son-In-Law For Trying To Change TV Channel

An 89-year-old Jacksonville man has been charged with aggravated battery following a Saturday shooting in a dispute over television, police said.

Via Jacksonville News reports:

During the argument, Kenon Lee Ferguson told his 59-year-old son-in-law “you don’t own anything in this house,” a police report said.

Joel Edward Perry responded, “do something about it,” the report said.

A witness told police Ferguson went to his bedroom and returned with a .38 caliber handgun. The argument heated up and Perry was shot in the right leg. The injuries were not life-threatening, police said.

Both men and Perry’s wife were at the house in the 12000 block of Lazarette Court where they all live when officers arrived about 7:30 p.m.

Ferguson owns the house, according to property records.

He is charged with aggravated domestic battery and was being held Monday in the Duval County jail in lieu of $50,000 bail.

Inmates in the jail don’t have television privileges, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

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Jesus Take The Wheel: Elderly Man Fatally Shoots Wife & Then Himself In Murder-Suicide


This is sad.

Elderly Couple Found Dead In Murder-Suicide

It’s always so unfortunate that these couples couldn’t work out whatever issues they had without things turning violent.

According to Boston Globe:

A relative arrived at the yellow home on Dunbar Road to check on the elderly couple who live there early Tuesday and found them dead in an apparent murder-suicide, authorities said.

Elizabeth A. Coyne, 81, and her husband, Donald P. Coyne, 83, suffered injuries “consistent with gunshot wounds,” Norfolk District Attorney Michael W. Morrissey’s office said in a statement.

A .25 caliber Walther pistol that authorities said they believe Donald Coyne owned was found at his side when they were discovered about 7:12 a.m.

David Traub, Morrissey’s spokesman, declined to say how many times either person was shot or where.

He said officials were working to determine what may have touched off a violent altercation between the couple.

“There is no known history of domestic violence,” the statement said.



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15-Year-Old Boy Charged In Triple Homicide! [Video]

What is going on?

A 15-year-old boy has been charged in the Lookout Valley triple homicide that left three dead and a teen wounded on April 9th. The boy is the second suspect to be arrested in the killings. Nearly two weeks ago 19-year-old Derek Morse was also taken in on murder charges. Morse, and the unidentified 15-year-old, are accused of killing John Lang, Caleb Boozer and Jon Morris and injuring 16-year-old Michael Callen. But one neighbor reported seeing three shooters at the scene. And a sketch released indicated an older man with a full beard as a suspect. The sheriff’s office says the investigation – is continuing.


“Happy” Easter Sunday Shooting: 2-Killed And 2-Injured When Baby Thugs Open Fire On Women & Children At Park [Video]

Damn Baby Thugs strike again!


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Can’t Do The Time… Don’t Do The Crime!: USC Halloween Party Shooter Bangs Head And Cries Eyes Out After Judge Gives Lengthy Sentence [Video]

Brandon Spencer, 21, could be seen banging his head on a table and crying loudly as the judge sentenced him to 40 years to life in prison. Spencer was convicted of four counts of attempted murder in February after shooting at people outside of a party sponsored by the Black Student Assembly in October 2012. Jim Nash reports for the KTLA 5 News at 6 on Friday, April 18, 2014.


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Jesus Take The Wheel: 6-Year-Old Boy Accidentally Shoots And Kills Woman With Gun He Found During Car Ride


Who leaves a gun in a car for a kid to find?

6-Year-Old Boy Accidentally Shoots And Kills Woman

This is so tragic.

According to Raw Story:

A 6-year-old boy accidentally shot and killed a South Carolina woman after finding a gun in the back seat of a car.

Investigators said the boy shot 22-year-old Alexandra Anita Santos, who was riding in the passenger seat of the car, on Thursday afternoon after finding the semiautomatic handgun.

Police said the boy was the son of the driver, who was described as a friend of Santos.

Authorities said the single shot went through the seat, struck the woman’s back, and traveled into her chest.

The car was moving at the time of the shooting, police said.

Investigators aren’t sure who owns the gun or why it was on the rear floorboard when the child found it.

We all have to do better when it comes to keeping these guns out of the hands of children.


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Update: Fort Hood Shooting Possibly Motivated By Gunman’s Mother’s Death And Alleged Robbery!

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Maybe if he had talked to someone about his feelings, this tragedy could have been avoided.

Fort Hood Shooter Devastated By Mother’s Death

It’s a shame… even in the military they have crazies.

According to NY Daily News:

Authorities believe the Fort Hood gunman was involved in a verbal beef with another soldier before he opened fire with a .45-caliber pistol, killing three and wounding 16.

There is a “strong possibility” that mentally unstable Army soldier Ivan Lopez argued with one or more soldiers prior to the Wednesday afternoon bloodshed, Lt. Gen. Mark Milley said at a Thursday news conference.

Lopez ended the rampage by taking his own life after a military police officer squeezed off a shot at him, according to Milley.

A Lopez pal in their native Puerto Rico told the newspaper El Nuevo Dia that the shooter was feuding with another soldier on the Texas military outpost.


“It seems he had an argument with someone back at base,” the friend told the newspaper. “Seems that he had been robbed or something.”

Lopez reportedly bought his weapon on March 1 at the Guns Galore store in Killeen, Texas

According to El Nuevo Dio, Lopez was devastated by his mother’s death last year and furious at the Army for its initial refusal to let him attend her funeral.

“I don’t have the details on that right now,” Milley said at the news conference.
But he said authorities had “very strong evidence” of Lopez’s increasingly unstable mental condition in the weeks leading up to the triple homicide.

Poor mental health is the common thread in majority of these violent mass shootings. We’ve got to start addressing these issues much earlier before we endure more violence like this.

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Victory? Jury Finds Jordan Davis’ Killer Michael Dunn Guilty On Only 4 Of 5 Charges!

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Jury Hung On Michael Dunn Murder Charge In Death Of Jordan Davis

Via BayNews9

The Florida jury in the case of Michael Dunn found him guilty on four charges, including three for attempted second-degree murder, but they couldn’t reach a verdict on the most significant charge — first-degree murder in the death of Jordan Davis.

After the decisions were read out around 7 p.m. Saturday in court, Judge Russell Healey — who moments before had said that the jury had reached a verdict on all counts — declared a mistrial on the murder count.

That possibility had floated around since 4:45 p.m. Saturday, when the 12 jurors sent a note saying they’d decided on four of the five counts that Dunn faces. But they hadn’t unanimously reached a verdict “on count 1 or any of the lesser included offenses related to it.”

Count 1 is first-degree murder in the shooting death of 17-year-old Davis.

Jurors could have decided not to convict Dunn on that charge but instead find him guilty on lesser charges such as manslaughter. Or they could have acquitted him altogether on this count.

With the hung jury, prosecutors could press for a new trial on the murder charge.

Regardless — and pending defense appeals — Dunn appears set to face a lengthy prison term.

We can’t lie, its great that this azzhole is gonna go to prison for a long time, but the fact that the prosecution couldn’t make the first degree murder charge stick is very, VERY, disappointing.

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Black Life Ain’t Worth Isht: N. Carolina Cop Who Shot And Killed FAMU Baller Jonathan Ferrell Will NOT Be Indicted By Grand Jury!

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Ah, the joys of being black in America…

Randall Kerrick Will Not Be Indicted For The Death Of Jonathan Ferrell


The attorney for the family of a Charlotte man shot and killed last year says he is happy that the North Carolina Attorney General’s Office will resubmit voluntary manslaughter charges against a Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police officer, but says they are now “skeptical” about getting justice.

On Tuesday, a Mecklenburg County Grand Jury declined to indict Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department Officer Randall Kerrick on charges of voluntary manslaughter in the September 14 shooting death of Jonathan Ferrell.

Prosecutors from North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper’s office say they sought the indictment based on an investigation conducted by the State Bureau of Investigation as well as a separate investigation conducted by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.

Investigators told WBTV that Officer Kerrick fired his weapon 12 times and struck Ferrell 10 times, resulting in his death.

On Tuesday, a Grand Jury asked the District Attorney for a lesser charge than voluntary manslaughter.

“We the Grand Jury respectfully request that the district attorney submit a bill of indictiment to a lesser-included or related offense,” the court papers stated.

Jonathan’s Family released the following statement:

“While we are pleased that the Attorney General is going to resubmit the charges against Randall Kerrick to a new Grand Jury on Monday, we are skeptical given their inability to secure an indictment yesterday,” the statement reads. “Jonathan Ferrell was a quality human being who worked hard and cared for those around him. He deserved better.”

“We are appreciative of the decision by Attorney General Roy Cooper to return to the Grand Jury on Monday to seek an indictment on the original charge of voluntary manslaughter.

We are also appreciative of those in the Charlotte community who are supporting the cause of justice in Jonathan’s case.

We are convinced that the evidence in this case warrants an indictment for voluntary manslaughter and not for some lesser offense.

We urge everyone to allow those in the criminal justice system a full opportunity to meet their professional responsibilities.

The Ferrell family has faith in God that justice will prevail in the end and that Jonathan’s death will not have been in vain.”

And they wonder why people of color like to say “F*** the police!”

Image via Handout/Ferrell Family

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Jesus Take The Wheel: Connecticut Campus Placed On Lockdown After Gunman Is Spotted, Police Take Suspect Into Custody

Hide ya kids… again.

According to NY Post reports:

Central Connecticut State University was put on emergency lockdown at around noon on Monday amid reports that a masked, camouflaged gunman had entered a campus dorm.

“All on CCSU campus must seek shelter and stay indoors,” CCSU warned on Twitter. “This is not a drill. Campus emergency.”

Another tweet said, “Seek shelter. Lock doors, close windows. We will communicate when we have more info.”

University spokesman Mark McLaughlin said someone was seen “either with a gun or was thought to have a gun.”

Jordan Governale, a 20-year-old junior, said he saw a strange man wandering around with a sword and sheath strapped to his back and a back pack. The man was dressed in a mask, camouflage pants, knee pads and a body-armor vest, Governale said.

Students at the dorm where the suspect is believed to be inside, James Hall, were told to barricade themselves in their rooms, according to local TV station WFSB.

There were unconfirmed reports of hostages as heavily armed SWAT teams swarmed the 12,000-student campus.

One student told the TV station cops told him they were looking for “an African American male” dressed in the gear.

“I was in class, and I heard the siren go off,’’ the young man said. “Then, they had an announcement that said to stay away from all entrance ways and windows.’’

A friend of one of the students inside the dorm told the station that his pal had not heard any gunshots.

“It’s actually quite frightening that it can happen so close to home,’’ one student told WSFB.

“I was hoping it wasn’t anything serious, that it was a drill. Then they said it’s not a drill. … i’m keeping my fingers crossed and hoping for the best.’’

The latest news from the college’s Twitter account is that the lockdown is over and police have a suspect in custody. We just hope nobody was hurt. Our thoughts and prayers are with the CCSU community.


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People Ain’t Isht: NY Man Who Shot 3-Year-Old In The Head Asked Baby-Sitter Not To Call 911 Until He Hid The Gun!


Have you no shame, sir?

Last week we posted about this story, but new details reveal an even WORSE situation than we initially reported.

Gunman Asked Baby Sitter To Not Call Police Until After He Hid The Gun That Shot A 3-Year-Old In The Head

Via NYDailyNews

The heartless creep accused of shooting a 3-year-old Brooklyn boy in the head asked the tot’s babysitter to hold off on calling 911 to give him time to stash the gun, prosecutors charged Sunday.

Akeem Bernard was ordered held on $75,000 bail in the apparently accidental shooting of Tharell Edward in the boy’s second-floor apartment on E. 21st St. in Flatbush on Saturday.

Prosecutors said Bernard, 22, who lives in the same building as the boy and was hanging out with the babysitter, stashed a black semiautomatic gun in a shoebox near the boy’s head on Saturday. Bernard had been intoxicated all day, cops said.



For Discussion: They Say They Don’t Care, But Did The Use Of The Word “Cr*cker” Really Decide This Case? [Video]

Some white folks will tell you “Cra*ker” is not offensive to them and some will say they dont know what it means, but like the George Zimmerman jury… it must have meant something to them and made them feel some kind of way. Why else would they ask for the meaning? The jury asking for the meaning means they probably are disassociated with black people… besides work or tv. Dare we say, some of the jury probably doesn’t associate with black people… period.

The census of all the reporters and contributors is basic… white people (for the most part) believe Zimmerman is not guilty, and on the opposite side… most blacks believe Zimmerman IS guilty. One Fox analysts said “Trayvon is the racist” after hearing the cr*cker statement. The jury must’ve felt the same way, or how else could you justify an unarmed boy being killed by a vigilante?

Then we hear about the crime in the neighborhood and how it was done by black people. So, this is a justification in the minds of the jurors to kill an unarmed teen. Some of the staff are really upset while others here feel more compelled to help the totality of gun violence in the ghettos and hoods across America. “Why are you so mad at Zimmerman, but not at the countless number of black lives lost to gang violence?” Some staff have kids and some don’t… that seems to be the deciding factor in this argument. Good points…but what do you all think?


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Stop The Violence: Woman Leaves Estranged Husband Chilling Note Before Killing Their 9-Year-Old Son


Why shoot your son to spite your husband? Sad.

Woman Shoots 9-Year-Old Son

According to The NY Daily News

A Colorado mother who shot her 9-year-old son five times did it to get back at her husband, according to police documents.

Lisa Marie Lesyshen, 45, was taken into custody Friday and charged with first-degree murder, child abuse leading to death and domestic violence. She is still being treated for a self-inflicted gunshot wound at a hospital in Denver, where she reportedly confessed to shooting Asher Lesyshen-Kirlan.

Asher, a third-grader at Soda Creek Elementary School, died early Wednesday morning. According to the arrest warrant obtained by CBS Denver, the 9-year-old was shot three times in the chest, once in the head and once in the leg, likely at close range.

While searching the house, police discovered a note on Asher’s nightstand that read, “Remember you are responsible for what has happened here and you are the person that caused it.” The letter was addressed to Michael Kirlan, Lesyshen’s husband, and signed “Lisa & Asher.”

Lesyshen and husband Kirlan, 46, were separated but living in the same house in Steamboat Springs, Colo., according to the warrant.

Kirlan told police he woke up to the sound of gunshots around 3 a.m. Wednesday. He raced upstairs to find his estranged wife leaving their son’s room. He saw that Asher had been shot multiple times and was covered in blood. Kirlan said he carried the boy to the front entryway and then heard more gunshots.

He asked Lesyshen why she would do something like this, and she reportedly answered, “To hurt you.”

The woman also told Kirlan to kill her.

Officials found Lesyshen unconscious in the master bedroom and transported to a Denver hospital. On Thursday, she told an officer she shot her son before turning the gun on herself.

On Tuesday, Lesyshen asked a coworker at Bud Werner Memorial Library where she could purchase .22-caliber ammunition, the document said. Lesyshen bought the bullets that afternoon.

It is always sad when mothers kill their kids.



Stop The Violence: Man Kills 42-Year-Old Gentleman’s Club Manager In Fender Bender Accident

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Ninjas are dying everyday over stupid ish.

Man Murders Gentleman’s Club Manager

According to CBS Chicago

A Lake View man was charged with murder Thursday for allegedly fatally shooting a Far South Side gentleman’s club manager outside a sportscar after an early Sunday fender bender on the Near North Side.

Angelo Bennett, 24, of the 4300 block of North Ashland Avenue, was charged with one count each of first-degree murder, aggravated battery / discharge of a firearm and attempted first-degree murder, police said.

Bennett is accused of killing Charles Jones, the manager of a Far South Side gentleman’s club, and wounding a woman inside the sports car he was driving during an early Sunday shooting in the Goose Island area.

The shooting started about 2:50 a.m., after a 2005 Buick LaCrosse sideswiped a Maserati in the 1000 block of North Branch Street on the Near North Side, police said.

The driver of the Maserati, 42-year-old gentleman’s club manager Charles Jones, was shot dead, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Jones was a manager of The Factory Chicago, a gentleman’s club in the 12000 block of South Doty Avenue, a police source said.

The club posted on its Twitter account Sunday morning, “God called his soldier home … R.I.P. Charles Jones.”

Jones had pulled over after the crash and got out of the sports car to talk to the driver of the Buick, police said.

The driver of the Buick and a passenger then exited the car, walked over to another vehicle and came back to the Maserati, police said.

One of them then opened fire on Jones and a 44-year-old woman inside the Maserati.

Jones was shot in the head and a 44-year-old woman in the passenger’s seat was struck in the back or hip, authorities said.

Jones was declared dead at 3:33 a.m. at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where the woman was taken in “stable” condition, authorities said.

Jones was driving a car with Texas license plates, but apparently lived on the Near North Side, a police source said.

However, the medical examiner’s office listed his home address as Miami, Fla.

Bennett is scheduled to appear in bond court Friday, police said.

Black men stay getting caught up in a n**** moment.

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Jesus Take The Wheel: NY Man Murdered In The Streets After Being Released From Prison On Monday!

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Damn, talk about bad timing…

Bronx NY Man Gunned Down After Being Released From Prison 5 Days Ago

Via NYDailyNews

A man fresh out of prison was killed and his brother critically wounded in a cold-blooded shooting in Queens Friday night, police sources and witnesses said.

A gunman approached the siblings in the courtyard of the Edgemere Houses in Far Rockaway around 8:15 p.m. and sprayed them with six bullets, sources and witnesses said. One of the brothers, 22, took a bullet to the chest, while his older sibling, 36, was struck in the back.

“It was an ambush,” said one witness, who requested anonymity. “He stepped up and started shooting.”

The gunslinger bolted on foot and jumped into a dark gray Ford Escape, which sped off, witnesses said.

The 23-year-old victim, who went by Bunky, had been released from prison on Monday, friends said. He was taken to St. Johns Queens Hospital, where he later died.

R.I.P. to this guy, all we’ll say is that karma WILL come back around one way or another.

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Oscar Pistorius May Get Bail Despite Premeditated Murder Charge, Police Admit They Have No Evidence Against Him!

The Feather Awards, Johannesburg, South Africa - 04 Nov 2012

Wait, no evidence???

South African Police Admit They Have No Evidence Proving Pistorius Is Lying

Via NYDailyNews

South African police say the lead investigator in the case against Olympian Oscar Pistorius faces attempted murder charges in an October 2011 shooting.

Police Brig. Neville Malila said Thursday that detective Hilton Botha is scheduled to appear in court in May on seven counts of attempted murder. Malila says Botha and two other police officers fired shots while trying to stop a minivan in the incident. Malila also said that an internal investigation by police may lead to Botha’s suspension.

The charges against Botha were reinstated yesterday, according to South Africa’s National Prosecuting Authority.

On Wednesday, the prosecution case against Pistorius began to unravel with revelations of a series of police blunders and Botha’s admission that authorities have no evidence challenging the double-amputee Olympian’s claim he killed his girlfriend accidentally. Pistorius faces a charge of premeditated murder.

All this drama and Oscar just may walk away scot-free?

Via Huffington Post

The detective leading the police investigation into Oscar Pistorius’ fatal shooting of his girlfriend offered confusing testimony Wednesday, at one point agreeing with the athlete’s defense that officers had no evidence challenging the runner’s claim he accidentally killed her.

Testimony by Detective Warrant Officer Hilton Botha of the South African Police Service left prosecutors rubbing their temples, only able to look down at their notes as he misjudged distances and acknowledged a forensics team left in the toilet bowl one of the bullet slugs fired at Reeva Steenkamp. However, Botha still poked holes in Pistorius’ own account that he feared for his life and opened fire on Valentine’s Day after mistaking Steenkamp for an intruder.

Yes, the police in South Africa are too damn stupid to properly secure evidence in a high-profile case. SMH

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More Manifesto Excerpts Reveal Ex-LAPD Cop-Killer Chris Dorner Has Love For Bill Cosby, Hillary Clinton, Michelle Obama And Hates George Zimmerman!


He loves Michelle Obama’s bangs and would eff George Zimmerman up… Does that make this killer likable?

As the LAPD continues to search for Christopher Dorner, more excerpts from his rambling manifesto have reached the media.

Via The Conservative Treehouse:

I’m not an aspiring rapper, I’m not a gang member, I’m not a dope dealer, I don’t have multiple babies momma’s. I am an American by choice, I am a son, I am a brother, I am a military service member, I am a man who has lost complete faith in the system, when the system betrayed, slandered, and libeled me. I lived a good life and though not a religious man I always stuck to my own personal code of ethics, ethos and always stuck to my shoreline and true North. I didn’t need the US Navy to instill Honor, Courage, and Commitment in me but I thank them for re-enforcing it. It’s in my DNA.

In addition to his mission to reform the culture of corruption within the LAPD, Dorner is also striving for a ban on assault weapons:

Mia Farrow said it best. “Gun control is no longer debatable, it’s not a conversation, its a moral mandate.”

Sen. Feinstein, you are doing the right thing in leading the re-institution of a national AWB. Never again should any public official state that their prayers and thoughts are with the family. That has become cliche’ and meaningless. Its time for action. Let this be your legacy that you bestow to America. Do not be swayed by obstacles, antagaonist, and naysayers. Remember the innocent children at Austin, Kent, Stockton, Fullerton, San Diego, Iowa City, Jonesboro, Columbine, Nickel Mines, Blacksburg, Springfield, Red Lake, Chardon, Aurora, and Newtown. Make sure this never happens again!!!

In my cache you will find several small arms. In the cache, Bushmaster firearms, Remington precision rifles, and AAC Suppressors (silencers). All of these small arms are manufactured by Cerberus/Freedom Group. The same company responsible for the Portland mall shooting, Webster , NY, and Sandy Hook massacre.

And conservative publications are already clamoring to accuse the press of failure to cover Dorner because of so-called leftist leanings, which they feel are made apparent towards the end of the manifesto where he rips into critics of the President:

You disrespect the office of the POTUS/Presidency and Commander in Chief. You call him Kenyan, mongroid, halfrican, muslim, and FBHO when in essence you are to address him as simply, President. The same as you did to President George W. Bush and all those in the highest ranking position of our land before him. Just as I always have. You question his birth certificate, his educational and professional accomplishments, and his judeo-christian beliefs. You make disparaging remarks about his dead parents. You never questioned the fact that his former opponent, the honorable Senator John McCain, was not born in the CONUS or that Bush had a C average in his undergrad. Electoral Candidates children (Romney) state they want to punch the president in the face during debates with no formal repercussions. No one even questioned the fact that the son just made a criminal threat toward the President. You call his wife a Wookie. Off the record, I love your new bangs, Mrs. Obama. A woman whose professional and educational accomplishments are second to none when compared to recent First wives. You call his supporters, whether black, brown, yellow, or white, leeches, FSA, welfare recipients, and ni$&er lovers. You say this openly without any discretion. Before you start with your argument that you believe I would vote for Obama because he has the same skin color as me, f**k you. I didn’t vote in this last election as my choice of candidate, John Huntsman, didn’t win the primary candidacy for his party. Mr. President, I haven’t agreed with all of your decisions but of course I haven’t agreed with all of your predecessors decisions. I think you’ve done a hell of a job with what you have been dealt and how you have managed it. I shed a tear the night you were initially elected President in 2008. I never thought that day would occur. A black man elected president in the U.S. in my lifetime. I cracked a smiled when you were re-elected in 2012 because I really didn’t think you were going to pull that one off. Romney, stop being a sore loser. You could’ve exited graciously and still contributed significantly to public service, not now. Mr. President, get back to work. Many want to see you fail as they have stated so many times previously. Unfortunately, if you fail, the U.S. fails but your opponents do not concern themselves about the big picture. Do not forget your commitment to transparency in your administration. Sometimes I believe your administration forgets that. America, you will realize today and tomorrow that this world is made up of all human beings who have the same general needs and wants in life for themselves, their kin, community, and state. That is the freedom to LIVE and LOVE. They may eat different foods, enjoy different music, have different dialects, or speak a second language, but in essence are no different from you and I. This is America. We are not a perfect sovereign country as we have our own flaws but we are the closest that will ever exist.

Dorner also delves into his personal tastes in film and in women:

I thank my friends for the awesome shared experiences. I thank the unnamed women I dated over my lifetime for the great and sometimes not so great sex.

It’s kind of sad I won’t be around to view and enjoy The Hangover III. What an awesome trilogy. Todd Phillips, don’t make anymore Hangovers after the third, takes away the originality of its foundation. World War Z looks good and The Walking Dead season 3 (second half) looked intriguing. Damn, gonna miss shark week.

Mr. Vice President, do your due diligence when formulating a concise and permanent national AWB plan. Future generations of Americans depend on your plan and advisement to the president. I’ve always been a fan of yours and consider you one of the few genuine and charismatic politicians. Damn, sounds like an oxymoron calling you an honest politician. It’s the truth.

Hillary Clinton. You’ll make one hell of a president in 2016. Much like your husband, Bill, you will be one of the greatest. Look at Castro in San Antonio as a running mate or possible secretary of state. He’s (good people) and I have faith and confidence in him. Look after Bill. He was always my favorite President. Chelsea grew up to be one hell of an attractive woman. No disrespect to her husband.

Gov. Chris Christie. What can I say? You’re the only person I would like to see in the White House in 2016 other than Hillary. You’re America’s no sh*t taking uncle. Do one thing for your wife, kids, and supporters. Start walking at night and eat a little less, not a lot less, just a little. We want to see you around for a long time. Your leadership is greatly needed.

Wayne LaPierre, President of the NRA, you’re a vile and inhumane piece of sh*t. You never even showed 30 seconds of empathy for the children, teachers, and families of Sandy Hook. You deflected any type of blame/responsibility and directed it toward the influence of movies and the media. You are a failure of a human being. May all of your immediate and distant family die horrific deaths in front of you.

Chris Matthews, Joe Scarborough, Pat Harvey, Brian Williams, Soledad Obrien, Wolf Blitzer, Meredith Viera, Tavis Smiley, and Anderson Cooper, keep up the great work and follow Cronkite’s lead. I hold many of you in the same regard as Tom Brokaw and the late Peter Jennings. Cooper, stop nagging and berating your guest, they’re your (guest). Mr. Scarborough, we met at McGuire’s pub in P-cola in 2002 when I was stationed there. It was an honor conversing with you about politics, family, and life.

Willie Geist, you’re a talented and charismatic journalist. Stop with all the talk show shenanigans and get back to your core of reporting. Your future is brighter than most.

Revoke the citizenship of Fareed Zakaria and deport him. I’ve never heard a positive word about America or its interest from his mouth, ever. On the same day, give Piers Morgan an indefinite resident alien and Visa card. Mr. Morgan, the problem that many American gun owners have with you and your continuous discussion of gun control is that you are not an American citizen and have an accent that is distinct and clarifies that you are a foreigner. I want you to know that I agree with you 100% on enacting stricter firearm laws but you must understand that your critics will always have in the back of their mind that you are native to a country that we won our sovereignty from while using firearms as a last resort in defense and you come from a country that has no legal private ownership of firearms. That is disheartening to American gun owners and rightfully so.

The honorable President George H.W. Bush, they never give you enough credit for your successful Presidency. You were always one of my favorite Presidents (2nd favorite). I hope your health improves greatly. You are the epitome of an American and service to country.

General Petraeus, you made a mistake that the majority of men make once, twice, or unfortunately many times in a lifetime. You are human. You thought with your p***s. It’s okay.I personally believe you should have never resigned and told your critics to shove it. You only answer to two people regarding the affair, your wife and children, period. I hope you return to government service to your country as it is visibly in your DNA.

General Colin Powell, your book “My American Journey” solidified my decision to join the military after college. I had always intended to serve, but your book and journey motivated me. You are an inspiration to all Americans and influenced me greatly.

To all SEA’s (senior enlisted advisers), you are just as important if not a greater viability to large and small commands. It’s time you take a more active role in leading your enlisted and advising officers. These are not your twilight years or time to relax. You can either strengthen the tip of the spear, or make it brittle. You decide.

Pat Harvey, I’ve always thought you carried yourself professionally and personally the way a strong black woman should. Your articulation and speech is second to none. You are the epitome of a journalist/anchor. You are America.

Ellen Degeneres, continue your excellent contribution to entertaining America and bringing the human factor to entertainment. You changed the perception of your gay community and how we as Americans view the LGBT community. I congratulate you on your success and opening my eyes as a young adult, and my generation to the fact that you are know different from us other than who you choose to love. Oh, and you Prop 8 supporters, why the f**k do you care who your neighbor marries. Hypocritical pieces of shit.

Westboro Baptist Church, may you all burn slowly in a fire, not from smoke inhalation, but from the flames and only the flames.

Tebow, I really wanted to see you take charge of an offense again and the game. You are not a good QB by todays standards, but you are a great football player who knows how to lead a team and WIN. You will be “Tebowing” when you reach your next team. I have faith in you. Get out of that circus they call the Jets and away from the reality TV star, Rex Ryan, and Mark Rapist Sanchez.

Christopher Walz, you impressed me in Inglorious Basterds. After viewing Django Unchained, I was sold. I have come to the conclusion that you are well on your way to becoming one of the greats if not already and show glimpses of Daniel Day Lewis and Morgan Freeman-esque type qualities of greatness. Trust me when I say that you will be one of the greatest ever.

Jennifer Beals, Serena Williams, Grae Drake, Lisa Nicole-Carson, Diana Taurasi, N’bushe Wright, Brenda Villa, Kate Winslet, Ashley Graham, Erika Christensen, Gabrielle Union, Isabella Soprano, Zain Verjee, Tamron Hall, Gina Carano, America Ferrara, Giana Michaels, Nene, Natalie Portman, Queen Latifah, Michelle Rodriguez, Anjelah Johnson, Kelly Clarkson, Nora Jones, Laura Prepon, Margaret Cho, and Rutina Wesley, you are THE MOST beautiful women on this planet, period. Never settle, professionally or personally.

Dave Brubeck’s “Take Five” is the greatest piece of music ever, period. Hanz Zimmer, William Bell, Eric Clapton, BB King, Bob Marley, Sam Cooke, Metallica, Rob Zombie, Nora Jones, Marvin Gaye, Jay-Z, and the King (Louis Armstrong) are musical prodigies.

Jeffrey Toobin and David Gergen, you are political geniuses and modern scholars. Hopefully Toobin is nominated for the Supreme Court and implements some damn common sense and reasoning instead of partisan bickering. But in true Toobin fashion, we all know he would not accept the nomination.
John and Ken from KFI, never mute your facts and personal opinions. You are one of the few media personalities who speak the truth, even when the truth is not popular. I will miss listening to your discussions.

Bill Handel, your effin awesome. For years I enjoyed your show.

Anthony Bourdain, you’re a modern renaissance man who epitomizes the saying “too cool for school”.

Larry David, Kevin Hart, the late Patrice Oneal, Lisa Lampanelli, Chris Rock, Jerry Seinfeld, Louis CK, Dave Chapelle, Jon Stewart, Wanda Sykes, Dennis Miller, and Jeff Ross are pure geniuses. I’m a big fan of all of your work. As a child my mom caught me watching Def Jam comedy at midnight when I should have been asleep. Instead of scolding me, the next night she let me stay up late and watch George Carlin, Eddie Murphy and Richard Pryor comedy specials with her for hours. My sides were sore for days.

Larry David, I agree. 72-82 degrees is way to hot in a residence. 68 , degrees is perfect.

Cyclist, I have no problem sharing the road with you. But, at least go the f**king speed limit posted or get off the road!!! That is a feasible request. Livestrong you fraudulent a$$holes.

Cardinal Mahoney, you are in essence a predator yourself as you enabled your subordinates to molest multiple children in the church over many decades. May you die a long and slow painful death.

If you continuously followed me while I was walking at dusk/night I would confront you as well. Too bad Trayvon didn’t smash your skull completely open, Zim. While Trayvon’s body erodes to bones 6 feet under, Zimmerman has put on no less than 40 pounds while out on bail. Zimmerman was arrested for battery on a Peace officer and avoided jail/prison because he completed a diversion program. Thats a history of being an a$$hole. Zimmerman couldn’t get hired by a LE agency because of poor credit/and a history of violence/restraining orders with women. So what does he do? Designate himself, neighborhood watch captain and make complaints to his city council about the horrible work ethic and laziness of the officers patrolling his neighborhood. Good one Zim. How classy that your father attempts to use his veterans status “disabled veteran” during your bail hearing but doesn’t state what his disability percentage is. Prior service personnel know it can be 5% disability to 100%. You and your attorneys always avoid mentioning your fathers occupation as a magistrate/judge because I’m sure he’s utilized his position to get you out of way more jams then the public has discovered and that your family is not indigent. Oh, tell your wife to stop perjuring herself in court.


Anonymous, you are hated, vilified, and considered an enemy to the state. I personally view you as a culture and a necessity that brings truth to a cloaked world. Forge ahead!

Charlie Sheen, you’re effin awesome.

My opinion on women in combat MOS’, Designators, Rates, and AFSC’s. I wish all of you who attempt to pursue combat occupational roles the greatest success in completing, graduating, and qualifying in their respective schools/courses. Many want to see you fail. Remember, everyone of you is a pioneer. There was a time when they didn’t allow blacks to fight the good fight. This is your civil rights. Don’t quit!!!

It’s time to allow gay service member’s spouses to utilize the same benefits that all heterosexual dependents are eligible for. Medical, Dental, Tricare, Deers, SGLI, BX, Commissary, Milstar, MWR, etc. Flag officers, lets be honest. You can’t really give a valid argument to as why gays shouldn’t be eligible as every month a new state enacts laws that allow same sex marriage.

LGBT community and supporters, the same way you have the right to voice your opinion on acceptance of gay marriage, Chick Fil-A has a right to voice their beliefs as well. That’s what makes America so great. Freedom of expression. Don’t be assholes and boycott/degrade their business and customers who patronize the locations. They make some damn good chicken! Vandalizing (graffiti) their locations does not help any cause.

Mr. Bill Cosby, you are a reasonable and talented man who has spoken the truth of the cultural anomalies within the black communities that need to change now. The black communities’ resentment toward you is because they don’t like hearing the truth or having their clear and evident dirty laundry aired to the nation. The problem is, the country is not blind nor dumb. They believe we are animals. Do not mute your unvarnished truthful speech or moral compass. Blacks must strive for more in life than bling, hoes, and cars. The current culture is an epidemic that leaves them with no discernible future. They’re suffocating and don’t even know it. MLK Jr. Would be mortified at what he worked so hard for in our acceptance as equal beings and how unfortunately we stopped progressing and began digressing. Chicago’s youth violence is a prime example of how our black communities values have declined. We can not address this nation’s intolerant issues until we address our own communities morality issues first. Accountability.”

We know that’s a lot to digest — but do these parts of Dorner’s manifesto make him “likeable”? Do you think the American public are more sympathetic toward him because he shares many of the “common folk” tastes? Killing people is wrong period — but does Dorner have redeemable qualities that are protecting him from full persecution by the media? What do you think? Please Discuss!!!

There’s also a petition up asking the White House investigate the LAPD corruption Dorner refers to and actually do something about it.

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Rapper Young Buck Shot at 11 Times!

So, you’re rolling in your car early in the morning with a lady in the passenger seat. Sounds nice, right? Maybe you are going to get some donuts or something, but then a car drives up alongside of you and starts shooting at you! Doesn’t sound so nice now.

This is exactly what happened to rapper Young Buck early this morning. Young Buck and a woman were riding in a car together when another car drove alongside them and opened fire. The woman in the passenger seat was shot in the shoulder, but Young Buck was unharmed…according to a local report. The woman has been treated and released according to WSMV in Nashville, TN. There was a third passenger in the car that was also unharmed.

Young Buck is from the area and was in town for a music project. We’re guessing he still has some “beef “ he hasn’t settled back in his old stomping grounds. It’s amazing that the only injury was a minor one. They must be feeling pretty lucky to still be alive right now. Rapper Young Buck Shot at 11 Times! Rapper Young Buck Shot at 11 Times!


Charlie Sheen: I Didn’t Shoot Kelly Preston, It Was Toilet Shrapnel

You know how Charlie Sheen allegedly shot then-fiancée Kelly Preston in the arm way back in 1990? Well, he claims he didn’t fire the gun. At a recent stop on his Violent Torpedo of Nonsense tour, he explained he was making coffee while he thought she was asleep and (according to E! online)…

“I was downstairs early in the morning making coffee and I thought she was still asleep upstairs,” he said, regaling the crowd. “And I heard a f–king gunshot go off. I thought, ‘She did it, she finally f–king did it. She killed herself and they’re going to f–king blame me.’

“So I abandoned the coffee, because a gunshot in the morning will wake you up better than a nice cup of coffee,” he said, drawing increasing laughs from the crowd.

“I come around the corner and there’s naked Kelly Preston at the top of the stairs, holding her wrist, staring at me, covered in blood…and I thought, that’s pretty f–king hot,” he explained, before quickly adding, “I didn’t. I didn’t.”

“She explained to me when she lifted my pants off the scale in the bathroom…the tiny revolver I used to carry…it fell out of the back jeans pocket and hit the floor and shot a bullet right between her legs,” he explained amid much interjecting from his onstage cohort. “So she got hit with shrapnel from the toilet bowl.”

When refuting accusations that you shot your fiancee make sure to casually drop that she’s a crazy bitch who was going to kill herself anyway. For the benefit of the dudebros listening to the story mention that she was like totally naked and covered in blood. Like in horror movies man, it was so hot! Haha, kidding, but not really. Blahblah blah, she set of the gun (maybe purposefully, right?). Then BAM, toilet shrapnel. Totally foolproof story. Next time try to include how she just made it up to get your money for that extra touch of douchery that makes a story credible.


Jay-Z Finally Confesses To Having Shot His Brother When He Was 12

Still smiling like always  Jay-Z is admitting for the first time about a crime he committed as a tween. When he was 12 he shot his older brother Eric, then a crack addict, for stealing a ring. He confessed in an interview with British newspaper The Guardian.

Growing up in Brooklyn, New York’s infamous Marcy projects, the rapper (real name: Shawn Carter) says it was easy to get his hands on a gun. “How did he get the gun? “I went to someone’s crib, someone’s house, and got it. Guns were everywhere. You didn’t have to go far to get one. Just everywhere.”

After the non-fatal shooting — he shot Eric’s shoulder — Jay-Z admits, “I thought my life was over. I thought I’d go to jail for ever.”

But his sibling refused to press charges. When Jay-Z visited Eric in the hospital, it was Eric who apologized for his crack addiction.

“It was terrible,” he says now. “I was a boy, a child. I was terrified.”

It’s the only time Jay-Z ever shot someone, he says. “There were shoot-outs, but I never shot anyone else. Most people in shoot-outs don’t get shot.”

He was, however, shot at three times, but was never hit. “It’s like there was some rogue angel watching over us.”

I don’t see what the big deal is, I thought shooting your brother was a normal part of growing up for a rapper. But we kinda already knew this shit about Jay-Z, he pretty much confessed to this 10 years ago in a song of his, “You Must Love Me”:

Saw the devil in your eyes
high off more than weed
confused I just closed
my young eyes and squeezed
What a sound
opened my eyes just in time
to see ya stumbling to the ground
Damn what the fuck I done now
runnin’ around in a circle
thinking I’m assed out
hot gun burnin’ my waist
ran straight to Jazz’ house
Like a stranger damn I just shot my nigga
and ran off into the night as if it was not my nigga
Left the scene how could I go out that way
Still you asked to see me in the hospital ya next day
You must love me.


We Need To Stop This Violence: 1 Year Old Toddler Killed In Drive-By

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Some gang members in South Carolina murdered 1 yr-old Shaniyah Burden and others when they did a drive-by on a family function:

A South Carolina mother fruitlessly tried to shield her 20-month-old toddler from a barrage of bullets in a drive-by shooting that killed the baby and…… two adults and injured at least five others, relatives said Tuesday. Relatives said the victims were playing cards Monday night in the front yard of the small beige bungalow in the small town of Walterboro when a car pulled up and opened fire.

“Everybody was sitting outside. Instead of shooting at one guy, they shot at everybody,” said Dominique Adams, 21, a cousin who lives nearby. “The mother, she tried to shield the baby, but the bullet went through the baby’s head and through the mother’s arm.” Colleton County Coroner Richard Harvey said Charles Kittrell, 45, died at the scene. The baby, Shaniyah Burden, and Christopher Powell, 21, died at hospitals.

Adams identified the mother as Aleshia Kittrell, 24, saying she had been taken to Colleton Medical Center, but the hospital did not confirm she was a patient. The motive for the shootings was unknown, but some relatives and neighbors suspected it was gang-related. No arrests have been reported. Officers were looking for a black car with one headlight, Police Capt. Ken Dasen said. He referred other questions to the State Law Enforcement Division. A SLED spokeswoman said she couldn’t immediately provide details.

Bessie Kittrell, 69, said she lost her son, Charles, a grandson, Christopher, and a great-granddaughter in the shooting. She said she almost lost a second great-grandchild: Powell had put his 8-month-old son inside the house a short time before the shooting. “It’s a good thing he put his baby in the house earlier or they would have killed that one, too,” Bessie Kittrell said.

A friend of the family, Pamela Overton, 49, said the shooting was gang-related and that Powell had been shot at before. “These people here are low-key people, they are common people, they don’t bother anybody. The lady in this house raised me. She was like a mother to me,” Overton said of Powell’s mother.

“The vendetta is probably something stupid, over a girl or something, but this is the second time this young man has been targeted.” Overton said. “He was like my littler brother, I loved him. I just saw him the other day. They are very good people, just common folk, hardworking people.” She said the younger man did not live at the house. Ella Adams, who said she was Powell’s aunt, said she did not believe her nephew was being targeted.

“It was a gang, but the people they shot were not in the gang,” Adams said. “You’re not safe in your own yard. That’s what they are saying.” Adams said people often stopped by Kittrell’s house to ask to play cards. “Perhaps one of the gang members was in there,” she said. Ginni Keeling, 22, who identified herself as a cousin of the family who lived nearby, said they often played cards and watched television in the front yard of the house.

“I’ve been over here since I was 13 years old. I ain’t never seen anything like this,” she said. Keeling said she’d left the scene about 15 minutes before the shooting with her two young children and she got a call from another relative at the scene of the shooting.

This sounds like a mess all the way around, which is even more of a reason for us to stop this kind of ignorance for the future of the children… literally.

R.I.P. Shaniyah