Burnsville Shooter Unleashes Barrage of Gunfire on Officers Without Warning

BURNSVILLE, MN – Law enforcement officials in Burnsville, Minnesota faced a terrifying and complex situation when they responded to a report of a sexual assault at a home on the 12600 block of 33rd Avenue early Sunday morning. Shannon Gooden, the suspect, refused to leave the home and claimed to be unarmed with children inside. … Read more

Tragic Shooting in Burnsville Leaves Two Officers and Firefighter Dead

BURNSVILLE, Minn. – More details have been released by the Minnesota Department of Public Safety Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) regarding the tragic shooting in Burnsville on February 18th, where two police officers and a firefighter/paramedic lost their lives. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner has confirmed that officers Matthew Ruge and Paul Elmstrand, as well … Read more

Charges Filed Against Louisville Man in Deadly Head-On Crash That Killed Police Officer’s Wife

Louisville, Kentucky – A Louisville man has been indicted for murder and several other charges in connection with a fatal head-on crash that killed a police officer’s wife. 42-year-old Adam Sanders was charged by the Jefferson County Grand Jury on Wednesday, accused of causing a deadly collision on Taylorsville Lake Road last month. The charges … Read more

Tragic: Burnsville Gunman Dies by Suicide After Killing Two Officers and a Firefighter

BURNSVILLE, MN – The tragic incident that took place in Burnsville, Minnesota, resulted in a devastating loss as Shannon Cortez Gooden, 38, took his own life after fatally shooting two police officers and one firefighter on Sunday. Gooden, who had a felony assault conviction in 2007 and subsequently lost his right to own a gun, … Read more

Minnesota Suburban Minnesota Standoff Results in Tragic Loss of Law Enforcement Officers and Paramedic

BURNSVILLE, Minnesota – A tragic shooting in Burnsville, Minnesota, has left two police officers and a firefighter paramedic dead after responding to a domestic disturbance call. The shooter, Shannon Gooden, had a history of violence and was already prohibited from owning firearms. Gooden’s violent actions have shocked the community and raised questions about gun control … Read more

Gooden, the Man Who Tragically Killed Two Minnesota Police Officers and First Responder

BURNSVILLE, Minn. – The man responsible for fatally shooting two Minnesota police officers and a first responder over the weekend had a prior prohibition from owning a firearm, as court records indicate. The shooter, identified as Shannon Gooden, 38, was found to have numerous guns and a large supply of ammunition when he opened fire … Read more

Tragedy Strikes Burnsville: 2 Police Officers and 1 Firefighter Killed in Shooting Incident

Burnsville, Minnesota – Flags are flying at half-staff across Minnesota in honor of the two police officers and one firefighter-paramedic who lost their lives in a shooting in Burnsville. The tragic incident has left the community in shock and mourning. Hundreds of people gathered for a vigil outside Burnsville City Hall to pay their respects … Read more

Tragic Shooting in Burnsville Leaves 2 Officers and a Firefighter Dead

Burnsville, Minnesota – Two police officers and a firefighter were tragically killed in response to a call for help from a family in danger, according to Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz. The officers have been identified as Paul Elmstrand, 27, and Matthew Ruge, 27, and the firefighter as Adam Finseth, 40. Another officer, Adam Medlicott, sustained … Read more

Officers and First Responder Killed in Minnesota Domestic Dispute

BURNSVILLE, Minnesota – Two police officers and a first responder were tragically shot and killed early Sunday in Burnsville, Minnesota, after responding to a domestic dispute call in a home with several children present. The suspect, whose identity has not been made public, is also deceased, while all seven children, ages two to 15, were … Read more

Domestic abuse call turns fatal in Minn. with shooting of 2 officers, paramedic

Two police officers and a paramedic were tragically shot and killed while responding to a domestic abuse call in Burnsville, Minnesota. The shooter also died, according to authorities. The tragic incident occurred in the early hours of Sunday morning. Minnesota Governor Tim Walz revealed that the victims had responded to a call about a “family … Read more