Monthly Misfortune April 2017 ---
List of incidents of terror which could be accidents, crimes, or mental illness rampage or terrorist attacks.
- Syrian Civil War A toxic gas attack, allegedly by Syrian warplanes, kills at least 83 and injures many more in rebel-held Khan Shaykhun, Idlib. (The Globe and Mail), (NBC News) 2017 Khan Shaykhun chemical attack April 2017 Khan Shaykhun attack occurred in Khan Shaykhun, Idlib Governorate, during the Syrian Civil War in the early hours of 4 April 2017. The town, which was controlled by Tahrir al-Sham, was struck by a heavy airstrike, allegedly containing the chemical agent sarin. An estimated more than 100 people were killed and more than 300 were wounded. If confirmed, the attack was the deadliest use of chemical weapons in the Syrian Civil War since the Ghouta chemical attack in 2013.
- Battle of Mosul The United Nations announces expansion of civilian camps for people fleeing Mosul, following resumption of airstrikes on ISIL-held portions of the Iraqi city. (Reuters) (Arab News)
- LGBT rights in the United States The full 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago rules (8-3) that the 1964 Civil Rights Act protects LGBT employees from workplace discrimination. (AP) (USA Today)
- 4/4/2017 terror: UK Entry Denied – Ethiopian ‘Child Migrants’ Confess to Real Ages over 18 Apr 4th, 2017 9:46 am by Damien Cowley group of Ethiopian migrants claiming to have been between 14 – 17 years old in order to boost their chances of asylum in the United Kingdom have switched their stories on deciding to remain in France – revealing to authorities that almost all are over the age of 18, with many in their mid to late twenties. realizing that the UK was no longer an option – collectively approached authorities with their decision to apply for asylum in France, coming clean on their ages.
- April 4, 2017 Trial of state police ambush suspect begins today ccused of killing a police trooper and injuring a second in a 2014 sniper attack at their barracks, calling the defendant an assassin who targeted law enforcement in hopes of sparking a revolution. Eric Frein "slithered through the underbrush" in the dark of night, concealed himself in woods across the street from the Blooming Grove barracks in northeastern Pennsylvania, and took aim at Cpl. Bryon Dickson II and Trooper Alex Douglass during a late-night shift change September 12, 2014 Survivalist Eric Matthew Frein PA State Police Ambush Suspect 1 killed 1 wounded, 1 suspect sought: Eric Matthew Frein allegedly used a .308-caliber rifle to gun down Pennsylvania State Police Cpl. Bryon Dickson and seriously wound Trooper Alex T. Douglass at around 10:50 p.m. The shooting was “an ambush” as the troopers were shot without warning while one was heading to the barracks and the other was leaving it. Frein is described as an anti-police“survivalist” who has "made statements about wanting to kill law enforcement officers and also to commit mass acts of murder”. Residents noticed an abandoned Jeep registered to him. searched the home, where, according to the complaint, they found his Pennsylvania driver’s license, A search of his home turned up his Social Security card, his game commission range permit, camouflage face paint, flash lights, a black hooded sweatshirt, two empty rifle cases, “military gear” and “various information concerning foreign embassies.”
- April 4, 2017 Joseph Jakubowski Gun Theft Terrorist Threats terror: terroristic threats, manifesto damage: guns stolen suspect: manhunt CBS: An extensive manhunt was underway for convicted felon Joseph Allen Jakubowski, 32 who was suspected of stealing firearms from a store after threatening to carry out attacks on schools and public officials in a manifesto sent to the White House. His 161 page manifesto calls the government a “gang of terrorists” and refers to health insurance, taxes and religion as examples of the government trying to brainwash citizens. He wrote “We need to spill their blood!” and that the government regulations destroyed his passion as an artist. Complaint states that eighteen guns, including a fully automatic M-16 assault rifle, and two gun silencers, along with weapon parts and magazines were taken, and Jakubowski’s vehicle was found burning about three miles away.
December 31, 2017 crash: head-on crossover hit-run injured: 1 1 injured in hit and run head-on crash near Zumbro Falls MN Jan 1, 2017 ZUMBRO FALLS — A head-on crash just south of Zumbro Falls left one person injured Saturday afternoon. Shane Gullickson, 40, of Plainview,U.S. Highway 63 when his vehicle crossed over the center line Reports stated that Gullickson fled the scene. Roe sustained non-life threatening injuries
Dad sentenced after child, 2, shot self in Bucks CountyNJ teen accepted into all 8 Ivy League schools
Russian investigators confirm subway bombing was a suicide attack
Truck crash on I-95 SB near Cottman Ave clearedDriver hits bicyclist in Port Richmond
Fire Chief: 3 killed, 4 injured when boiler exploded in Soulard - KMOV.com
LOUIS (KMOV.com) – Three people were killed and four were injured when a boiler exploded in Soulard. Fire Chief Dennis Jenkerson said a large ...
3 dead, 4 injured after explosion sends boiler flying through roof of building in south St. Louis - STLtoday.com
Deadly boiler explosion: At least 3 killed, 4 injured at Missouri business - Fox News
3 dead, at least 4 injured in boiler explosion in Soulard - myfoxzone.com
Chase For Alleged Domestic Violence Suspect Places Cupertino Schools onLockdown
NBC Bay Area
Homestead High School in Cupertino was temporarily placed on lockdown Monday afternoon while police searched nearby for a suspect wanted in ...
Woman told 'stop calling 911' killed hours later with son
A few hours before a Florida woman and her 8-year-old son were fatally shot last week, police accused her of making "false accusations" and told her ...
Man critically injured in Brewerytown shooting
A man was critically injured after being shot multiple times in the Brewerytown section of Philadelphia. Police responded around 5 p.m. Sunday to the ...
Motorcyclist killed in highway crash
New York Post
A motorcyclist was killed early Monday in a collision with a vehicle on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway, sources said. The victim, who was in his 20s, ...
Teen trying to retrieve her phone struck, killed by Queens train
Provided by New York Daily News R train in Queens. A woman was killed trying to retrieve her phone from the track bed of the R train. - Theodore ...
April 2, 2017 Roads reopen hours after shooting on Beeline Highway Palm Beach Post Palm Gardens Police are still on the scene along Beeline Highway Monday morning, April 3, 2017 after a shooting that happened around 8pm Sunday ...
April 2, 2017 crash: head-on theft suspectcriminal fleeing wrong way injured: 2 Power tool theft ends in reckless driving 130 mph wrong way chase, fiery head-on crash 9NEWS.com He drove onto the median – and that's when deputies say the suspect plowed into a car head on – leaving a woman inside seriously injured and ...MORGAN COUNTY - What began as the theft of about $1,000 worth of power tools in Fort Morgan ended with a high speed chase that caused a fiery head-on collision that left a Denver-area couple injured and the suspect fighting for his life...to avoid police cut across the median and drove onto the eastbound lanes – against traffic. driving recklessly, including off the south side of the eastbound lane and onto the railroad tracks and through Highway 6 into Wiggins – reaching speeds of 120 to 130 miles per hour. got back onto I-76 – once again going the wrong way
Police investigating shooting on Des Moines' south side
At about 7:10 p.m., Des Moines police responded to the shooting in the 7300 block of Southwest 12th Street, where officers found two shell casings in ...
Bicyclist critically injured in head-on North Shore collision
Hawaii News Now
A bicyclist was critically injured Sunday evening on the North Shore after colliding head-on with a pickup truck. Police said just after 5 p.m., ...
Motorcyclist killed in head-on crash
EL CAJON, Calif. — One motorcyclist was killed and another was injured Sunday when they collided with a vehicle in El Cajon, authorities said.
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