Two firefighters shot as they responded to emergency call

A firefighter was shot and killed, and a second one seriously injured while responding to a medical call at a home in Maryland, authorities said. John Ulmschneider, 39, died after the shooting in Prince George’s County on Friday night, fire officials said. The firefighters were responding to a relative’s call “expressing concern” about the occupant… Read More Two firefighters shot as they responded to emergency call

Former New Orleans’ Saints defensive player, Will Smith shot dead

Former New Orleans Saints defensive end Will Smith was shot dead on Saturday night in an apparent traffic altercation, authorities said. He was aged 34. Hours before the shooting, he tweeted that he was “having a blast” Saturday night at the French Quarter Fest, an annual event in the famed New Orleans district. Smith’s former… Read More Former New Orleans’ Saints defensive player, Will Smith shot dead

Virginia police officer killed on her first day at work

A Virginia police officer was killed while responding to a domestic-related shooting a day after she was sworn in, authorities said. Prince William County police officer Ashley Guindon was killed on Saturday night in Lake Ridge. She was sworn in Friday. Two other officers were injured in the shooting, authorities said. One was in critical… Read More Virginia police officer killed on her first day at work