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Police searching for man suspected in 20 fast-food restaurant …

Police in various agencies are searching for a man they believe to be responsible for 20 armed robberies at fast-food restaurants across Orange County this month.

The two most recent, on Wednesday, had the same pattern as previous crimes: A man walked in with a handgun, demanded cash and fled on foot.

But on Wednesday, a man robbed two fast-food restaurants 20 minutes apart in different cities, authorities said.

Man suspected of shooting Georgia deputy kills self, authorities say

CUMMING, Ga. (CBS) — A man suspected of shooting and wounding a Georgia sheriff’s deputy killed himself after an armed standoff with officers, authorities say Sunday.

The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office says in a statement released Sunday night on its Facebook page “the situation has been resolved,” and the suspect had taken his own life. The statement says no additional deputies or other people had been injured.

Area news media reported the deputy was shot in a subdivision in the northern part of the county, about 50 miles northeast of Atlanta.

The deputy suffered leg wounds and was taken to a local hospital where he was being treated for “non-life threatening injuries,” the sheriff’s office says in a news release.

The deputy was investigating a report of a domestic disturbance when he was shot, the sheriff’s office statement says.

“Upon arrival, deputies were attempting to get the subject to come outside to speak with them

Read more at: http://wrbl.com/2017/07/17/man-suspected-of-shooting-georgia-deputy-kills-self-authorities-say/

Man suspected of shooting Georgia deputy kills self, authorities say

CUMMING, Ga. — A man suspected of shooting and wounding a Georgia sheriff’s deputy killed himself after an armed standoff with officers, authorities said Sunday.

The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement released Sunday night on its Facebook page that “the situation has been resolved,” and that the suspect had taken his own life. The statement said no additional deputies or other people had been injured.

Area news media reported the deputy was shot in a subdivision in the northern part of the county, about 50 miles northeast of Atlanta.

The deputy suffered leg wounds and was taken to a local hospital where he was being treated for “non-life threatening injuries,” the sheriff’s office said in a news release.

The deputy was investigating a report of a domestic disturbance when he was shot, the sheriff’s office statement said.

“Upon arrival, deputies were attempting to get the subject

Read more at: http://www.cbsnews.com/news/suspect-shoots-deputy-kills-self-cumming-georgia/

UPDATE: Police investigate suspected homicide

TRAVERSE CITY — Word of a suspected homicide in a Barlow Street home percolated through an east Traverse City neighborhood as authorities investigated the scene.

Mike Wolf first noticed a pair of Traverse City Police Department cars parked outside a neighbor’s home when he went to fetch the Sunday paper at about 6:30 a.m.

Hours later, Cymantha Kostecki drove past the scene, complete with police tape, police cars and a mobile Michigan State Police crime scene investigation laboratory. She returned to her nearby home to find a message from her sister detailing a suspected slaying inside the taped-off home, but no news coverage of the incident.

The message left Kostecki with lingering concern about the safety of her neighborhood.

“OK, well, did something happen and someone’s on the run?” she said.

Authorities released details of what they suspect happened Monday morning, about 29 hours after the suspected stabbing that left a man, 56-year-old Daniel Floyd

Read more at: http://www.record-eagle.com/news/local_news/update-police-investigate-suspected-homicide/article_2c3f1605-2b93-57dc-8498-223324dd4d0f.html

Two teens wounded in suspected gang-related shooting in Santa Ana

SANTA ANA – Two teens were wounded in a suspected gang-related shooting Tuesday night in Santa Ana, police said.

The shooting was reported around 11:20 p.m. near the intersection of South Raitt Street and West Glenwood Place, said Santa Ana police Cpl. Anthony Bertagna.

Officers found gun shell casings at the location.

A 16-year-old boy sustained a gunshot wound to the upper torso and was transported by ambulance to Orange County Global Medical Center in critical condition, Bertagna said.

The second victim, a 17-year-old boy, was also taken to Orange County Global Medical Center with a non-life threatening wound to the leg.

Both victims have refused to cooperate with police, and no suspects have been identified, Bertagna said.

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Read more at: http://www.ocregister.com/articles/bertagna-747252-santa-police.html