Latest Shootout Stories

2006-07-16 21:34:20

MONTREAL (Reuters) - Two Royal Canadian Mounted Police members shot during an investigation earlier this month in Saskatchewan have died, the police said on Sunday.

2006-02-05 12:15:00

The teenager involved in a bloody attack on three men in a Massachusetts gay bar died early on Sunday morning from wounds sustained in a gun battle with Arkansas police, a police spokesman said.

2006-02-04 19:46:17

LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas (Reuters) - The 18-year-old suspect in a bloody attack on three men in a Massachusetts gay bar was apprehended in Arkansas on Saturday after a shootout in which a police officer was killed and a woman was found dead.

2005-12-28 11:11:43

BANGALORE (Reuters) - An unidentified gunman opened fire with an automatic rifle inside the campus of a top Indian science university on Wednesday, wounding five people, police said.

2005-07-05 06:14:02

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian security forces gunned downfive armed men who raided a religious site in northern Indiaclaimed by both Hindus and Muslims, TV news channels said.

2005-07-04 22:14:50

By Andrei Khalip RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (Reuters) - A boy and an old mandied in shootouts between police and drug gangs in two Rio deJaneiro shanty-towns on Monday, triggering protests byresidents tired of rampant crime and police violence.

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