(NEW YORK) -- Three young children who police found unresponsive early Monday on the beach at New York's Coney Island all died by drowning, the city's Office of Chief Medical Examiner said Tuesday. The manner of each of their deaths was ruled a homicide, the... Read More.
(PHILADELPHIA) -- Philadelphia, which is battling an epidemic of gun violence, has reached 300 homicides for the year, police said. The 300th victim was an 18-year-old man shot multiple times Monday night, according to ABC Philadelphia station WPVI. Three weapons were used and at least... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- Gun homicides increased 35% across the country during the pandemic to the highest level in 25 years, according to newly released data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). “Unfortunately I am not surprised,” Debra Houry, acting principal deputy director of... Read More.
(FAIRFAX COUNTY, Va.) -- A Virginia man convicted of murder has been charged in connection with two decades-old cold case homicides, authorities said. Charles Helem, 52, is currently serving life in prison at a Virginia supermax state prison after he was convicted of first-degree murder... Read More.
(PHILADELPHIA) -- A "thriving" Temple University student months away from graduating has been gunned down near the school's Philadelphia campus. Samuel Collington, a 21-year-old senior, was shot Sunday afternoon, the university said, becoming one of more than 500 people killed in Philadelphia this year. He was... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(EAST GREENWICH, N.J.) -- A man wanted in connection with five homicides in two states was arrested and charged with murder Wednesday, authorities said.Sean Lannon, 47, was wanted for questioning regarding a homicide that... Read More.