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Second suspect charged in homicide also linked to mall shooting | Crime

A 19-year-old man is a second suspect in the fatal shooting of a man late last week in the Holly Street area, police said.

And that second suspect is the same man police arrested in connection with gunfire that occurred more than three months ago outside Dunham’s Sports at the Golden East Crossing mall.

Shyheem Smith was arrested Tuesday and charged with first-degree murder of Derrick Anthony Bryant, 53, police Cpl. Ricky Jackson said in a brief news release on Wednesday.

Smith was jailed without bond in the Edgecombe County Detention Center, Jackson said.

Smith had listed an address in

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Omaha mall shooting: 2 people arrested after the fatal attack in Nebraska

The shooting took place Saturday at the Westroads Mall in Omaha. Trequez Swift, 21, was killed. Ja’Keya Veland, 22, was injured and is expected to survive, police said.

A 16-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder, and an 18-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of accessory to a felony in the homicide, police said.

“The investigation indicates this was an isolated incident and not a random attack,” Omaha police said.

The shooting happened around noon, Lt. Neal Bonacci said. Security footage showed two suspects fleeing the mall.

Bonacci said the shooting was not an active shooter situation, but

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Is Lenox Square Mall cursed? Compared to Lake Lanier after security guard shooting

Despite an update in security measures, Atlanta’s Lenox Mall was the site of yet another shooting on June 13. A security guard at the mall was shot by two gunmen, who have since been apprehended. The guard is reportedly being treated for injuries at a local hospital, while the gunmen are being questioned by police. 

Homicide rates are up 60 per cent in Atlanta in 2021, despite 2020 being a historically deadly year with 157 cases. Of note, Robert Aaron Long went on a killing spree at massage parlors in the city before being arrested. In March, two people were

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1 person dead in armed robbery, shooting at strip mall on Allentown/Bethlehem border

UPDATE: ‘I was supposed to be the next hit,’ store clerk recounts armed robbery that left 1 dead

One person is dead after an armed robbery and shooting Thursday night at a small strip mall surrounded by neighborhoods on the Allentown/Bethlehem border.

Lehigh County Coroner Eric Minnich confirmed one person was dead following the shooting, but said additional details would be released by the Lehigh County District Attorney’s office.

A spokeswoman said a news release was planned for later Friday.

Officers and troopers from Allentown, Bethlehem and Pennsylvania State Police converged Thursday night at the mall at 1452 Pennsylvania Ave.

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Police: 3 hurt in Florida mall shooting as shoppers scatter | Region

MIAMI (AP) — A shooting at a South Florida shopping mall that was sparked by a fight between two groups of people sent panicked shoppers fleeing and left three persons injured Saturday afternoon, police and witnesses said.

Live aerial television news footage showed people scattering outside the Aventura Mall after the initial reports of gunfire. Law enforcement vehicles could be seen converging at the complex and blocking roads.

Aventura Police said two groups of people had begun fighting before it escalated to gunfire.

One individual in one of the groups produced a gun, and an individual in the other group

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