gunshot


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  • noun

Synonyms for gunshot

the act of shooting a gun

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The New York City Police Department ( nypd ) Is Seeking To Enter Into A Contract For A Gunshot Detection And Location System ( system ).
Joel Richards, 19, and his grandfather Charles Patrick Evans, 78, were both shot in the head, while Joel's uncle, Adrian Evans, 49, died in the attack from gunshot wounds to the neck and "trunk".
Obeng lying on the ground suffering from serious gunshot wounds.
Detectives traced the victim's whereabouts to Hagg Wood, ongsbridge, where he was found with gunshot wounds to his chest.
Ms Orlowski said the police officer was in the operating room with gunshot wounds to the legs.
The next thing the dispatcher heard, Schwartz said, was another gunshot.
Another person died of gunshot wounds when unknown gunmen opened fire at him in Karachi's Sukkun area.
of Michigan) assembles a group of orthopedic surgeons, trauma specialists, and other specialists from the US for this guide aimed at practicing orthopedic surgeons that explains the evaluation and resuscitation of civilian gunshot victims with injury to the soft tissues, skeletal muscle, nerves, joints, and bone.
This paper presents a case of a 28-day-old newborn who suffered traumatic brain injury from a gunshot wound stemming from urban violence.
The coroner who conducted the autopsy concluded that the death was caused by a recent single live gunshot to the pelvis.
Summary: A man admitted to hospital in the southern suburbs of Beirut with gunshot wounds was found to be a fugitive from justice, security sources said Tuesday.
Five people died (two died of gunshot wounds) in total.
In a study that runs counter to emergency-care protocols in some regions of the United States, researchers have found that gunshot patients who undergo spine stabilization before being transported to the hospital are twice as likely to die as those who are taken directly.
TWO men were arrested on suspicion of murder yesterday after a man died following a hit-and-run crash and another suffered a gunshot wound.
Private Cheryl James, 18, of Llangollen, Denbighshire, was found with gunshot wounds at Deepcut Barracks in November 1995.