This week’s news roundup on cases of mass violence relevant to prosecutors and prosecution teams is featured below.


What we know about the Covenant school shooting in Nashville

Associated Press 03/28/2023

A shooting at The Covenant School in Nashville, Tennessee on March 27 tragically resulted in the deaths of three children and three adults.

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2 killed, 5 wounded in shooting outside Memphis restaurant

Associated Press 03/31/2023

Two people were arrested on March 30th in relation to a shooting outside of a restaurant in Memphis, TN that resulted in 2 deaths and 5 injured people.

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Man gets 15 years for suburban Milwaukee mall shooting

Associated Press 03/31/2023

Xavier Sevilla was sentenced on March 30 after pleading guilty in January to five counts of first-degree reckless injury with a dangerous weapon for shooting eight people at a Milwaukee mall in 2020. 

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Missouri man found not guilty in deaths of five people

Associated Press 03/30/2023

On March 30, 33-year-old Anthony Watkins, was acquitted of 5 counts of first-degree murder and five weapons charges after the deaths of 5 people who were shot at an apartment complex in 2019.

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