The US has reported at least 50 mass shootings since the Atlanta spa shootings
April 18, 2021. Summarized by summa-bot.
Compression ratio: 25.4%. 2 min read.
Cynthia Shi and her boyfriend, Graham Bloomsmith, embrace outside Gold Spa near Acworth, Ga., on Thursday, March 18, 2021, one of three massage businesses where eight people were killed and another injured by a shooter on Tuesday. The Atlanta area shootings, in which six women of Asian descent were killed, come amid a tortured public conversation over how to confront a rise in reports of violence against Asian-Americans, who have felt increasingly vulnerable with each new attack. (Chang W. Lee/The New York Times)
At least three people were killed and two were injured in a shooting in Kenosha, Wisconsin, early Sunday, continuing the long string of similar incidents that preceded it.
Since March 16, when eight people were killed and one wounded at three Atlanta-area spas, the United States has had at least 50 mass shootings, according to CNN reporting and an analysis of data from the Gun Violence Archive (GVA), local media and police reports.
CNN considers an incident to be a mass shooting if four or more people are shot, wounded or killed, excluding the gunman; so does the GVA.
Four people were wounded in a shooting during a vigil on Detroit's east side when an unknown person fired into the crowd, CNN affiliate WDIV reported.
Police said a dice game turned violent when two people opened fire on a group, wounding four, according to CNN affiliate WJZ-TV.
One person was killed and three others injured in a shooting at a house party at an East Wichita Airbnb, as reported by CNN affiliate KWCH.
One person was killed and three others injured in a shooting at a convenience store, according to CNN affiliate KY3.
An incident outside a house party resulted in four people being shot and one critically injured, according to CNN affiliate WWMT.
A 26-year-old man was charged with the shooting that killed two people and injured two others at a gas station, according to CNN affiliate WDJT.
Seven people were wounded on Chicago's South Side, CNN affiliate WLS reported, when gunfire erupted after a fight on a sidewalk.
Three people were killed and four others injured in a mass shooting at a house party, according to CNN affiliate WECT.
Four people, including a child, were killed and another person wounded in a mass shooting at an office complex in Orange, California, according to authorities.
A man fatally shot his parents before shooting three people at a convenience store, killing two of them, CNN affiliate WBOC reported, citing Baltimore County police.
At least seven people were injured in a mass shooting at a nightclub, CNN affiliate WLBT reported.
A shooting on a party bus left three people injured and one dead, according to CNN affiliate WLS.
Police responded to a shooting that left four people wounded, CNN affiliate WTKR reported.
Outside of the Golf and Social Club, police say two suspects shot seven people, CNN affiliate WPVI reported.
A shooting reported at an Aliceville home left two people dead and two injured, according to CNN affiliate WVTM.
One person was killed and another five were injured in a shooting at an illegal party, CNN affiliate KYW reported.
Four people were wounded in a shooting in New Orleans' Seventh Ward, CNN affiliate WDSU reported.