Man shot by officers in Topeka dies; police say he was armed

Man shot by officers in Topeka dies; police say he was armed

Man shot by officers in Topeka dies; police say he was armed Man shot : TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Two police officers fatally shot a man near a park in Kansas’ capital city on Thursday, saying he was armed with a handgun and struggled with officers. Topeka police said the shooting occurred after officers responded to a report of a disturbance and shots being fired near the park Thursday morning and encountered the man, whom they described as “a suspicious person.” He later was identified as 30-year-old Dominique Tyrell White,…

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Crimea honors Russian soldiers with statue

Crimea honors Russian soldiers with statue

Crimea honors Russian soldiers with statue Crimean officials have unveiled a statue of an armed soldier in celebration of Russian troops that took control of the peninsula from Ukraine. Governor Sergey Aksyonov pledged to keep developing the troops’ “brand.” The monument marks the “strength, calm, confidence and politeness of our Russian soldiers,” said Moscow envoy Oleg Belaventsev at the Simferopol ceremony. Crimean officials unveiled the sculpture one day ahead of Russia Day on Sunday. It shows a serviceman with a Kalashnikov, a little girl giving him flowers, and a cat…

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‘God’s Hand Has Been On His Work’: Missionary Honoured For Bringing Armed Rebels To Christ

'God's Hand Has Been On His Work': Missionary Honoured For Bringing Armed Rebels To Christ

‘God’s Hand Has Been On His Work’: Missionary Honoured For Bringing Armed Rebels To Christ A Christian missionary who has dedicated his life to attempting to convert Colombian rebels to Christ has been honoured with an award. Russell Stendal, from the United States, has spent decades witnessing to the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) after arriving in the country with his missionary parents more than 50 years ago, the persecution charity World Watch Monitor reports. His work was a significant part of the influential Christian evangelism that took place…

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In broad daylight, armed men open fire at cops off Apte Road

broad daylight, armed men open fire at cops off Apte Road

In broad daylight, armed men open fire at cops off Apte Road broad : IN A shocking incident, two unidentified motorcycle-borne youths, armed with a gun, opened fire at two police constables who tried to nab them, in Patil bungalow area, off Apte Road, in Shivajinagar, around 4.45 pm on Tuesday. It was a narrow escape for the two police constables as the bullet did not hit them. Police said that the bullet only brushed the shoes of police constable Mayur Rajendra Bhokare, who along with constable Sandesh Khadke, chased the…

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