We did get some good, strong gun legislation out of Colorado last week. Several states are working on mandatory gun insurance legislation. I think we'll see federal legislation ending private gun sales shortly along with meaningful background and mental health checks. Then restore the assault rifle ban and magazine restrictions!
Chicago, Ill.-- An 18-year-old woman who was visiting friends and family was fatally shot in the head while on her way to a store.
Decatur, Ohio -- A 9-year-old boy accidentally shot himself in the head with a handgun yesterday afternoon. The child was playing with the gun after getting it in his fatherís bedroom.
Durham, S.C.-- A state trooper was shot four times by the driver of a vehicle he pulled over for not wearing seatbelt.
Tucson, Ariz.-- A man inside an apartment accidentally fired a gun and the bullet went through a wall and struck a woman in an neighboring apartment.
Chicago, Ill.-- A 15-year-old boy tried to bring an unloaded 25 caliber semi-automatic handgun to his high school in his book-bag.
St. Petersburg, Fla.-- An 18-year-old woman was injured when a bullet exploded inside her kitchen oven while she was preheating the appliance. Police determined that a 25-year-old friend had put a magazine clip to his .46-caliber Glock handgun in the oven.
Rockwall, Tex.-- A 33-year-old woman was shot and killed and a 40-year-old man was wounded in a shopping center parking lot. The alleged shooter is a police officer.
Bridge City, La.-- An 81-year-old grandmother was found shot dead on the kitchen. Police say she might not have been the intended target.
Detroit, Mich.-- A 28-year-old man shot and killed his 66-year-old grandmother and 48-year-old aunt, and wounded his 7-year-old daughter.
Memphis, Tenn.-- A man found in a crashed car had been shot to death.
Chicago, Ill.-- A 17-year-old male was fatally shot in the head and an 18-year-old male was wounded in the arm while sitting in a car.
Little Rock, Ark.-- A 37-year-old woman was found dead yesterday on the porch of a house from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. She was a nationally known country-music performer.
Fairdealing, Mo.-- A 23-year-old man shot and killed his ex's father and stabbed her mother and brother, then killed himself.
Council Bluffs, Iowa -- A 42-year-old man shot and killed his 38-year-old girlfriend at her home before fatally shooting himself. The woman had three children between the ages of 12 and 18.
Sunrise, Fla.-- Police found a man shot dead on a golf course.
Palm Coast, Fla.-- A 19-year-old man was shot during a birthday party.
DeKalb County, Ga.-- A woman in her 20s was found fatally shot, with her child nearby, in a driveway.
Baltimore, Md.-- Police found two men, ages 26 and 27, and a 27-year-old woman shot at a bus stop.
Houston, Tex.-- Two men pulled out guns and fired shots at each other during an argument at an apartment complex and one of the men was struck and killed.
Valley Center, Calif.-- A man shot and killed his wife and then used the gun to kill himself.
Forestville, Md.-- An 18-year-old high school student was fatally shot and a second person critically wounded at an apartment complex.
Caldwell, Idaho -- A 34-year-old man shot during an argument with his wife six days ago died.
Callaway, Fla.-- An 18-year-old woman was shot after a 3-year-old boy found a .38-caliber handgun between the mattresses of his parents' bed.
St. Petersburg, Fla.-- A 46-year-old man walking his dog with his wife was shot in the leg by a pick-up truck driver after the dog got off the leash.
Oak Creek, Wis.-- A 24-year-old man accidentally shot his 21-year-old girlfriend in the buttocks with a 9-millimeter handgun on Valentineís Day.
Jacksonville, Fla.-- A woman was shot twice and a man shot once about during an argument over a parking space.