Latest Sawed-off shotgun Stories

2008-02-01 09:00:40

By Bill Mckelway, Richmond Times-Dispatch, Va. Feb. 1--On the outside, the tidy clapboard colonial where William R. Hedgepeth lives blends with the other homes in the well-to-do Dorset Woods South neighborhood off River Road. But inside, the house on South Mooreland Road was a warehouse of bomb parts, judging by what police seized. Leading the 10-page search-warrant list of items seized this week from the house and garage is a book: "The Original Poor Man's James Bond." An...

2006-03-25 13:13:33

SEATTLE (Reuters) - A man shot and killed six people in a Seattle home on Saturday before taking his own life with a sawed-off shotgun, police said. Two more people were wounded in the shooting, which took place at around 7 a.m. at a house in a residential neighborhood, police spokesman Rich Pruitt said. One of the wounded was hospitalized in critical condition. Seattle police said they converged on the scene after reports of gunshots and found the suspected shooter chasing after...

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