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Asian restaurant owner who fatally shot attempted robbery suspect will not face charges

  • The owner of Pennsylvania restaurant Asian Best will not be charged for the fatal shooting of a would-be robber inside his establishment last week, authorities said on Tuesday.
  • The decision came after a week-long investigation, which also included a consultation with the York County District Attorney’s Office.

The owner of an Asian restaurant in York City, Pennsylvania, who shot and killed a would-be robber during an attempted robbery last week, will not face charges.

After a week-long investigation, which included consulting with the York County District Attorney’s Office, the York City Police Department decided not to press charges on the owner of Asian Best. The investigation concluded that the incident was a “justifiable homicide,” FOX45 News reported.

Family of Hawaii grandmother fatally shot at Las Vegas mall push for suspects to be denied bail

Fashion Show Mall
  • Clarice Yamaguchi, a 66-year-old Waipahu resident, was shot and killed during an attempted robbery at the Fashion Show Mall in Las Vegas.
  • Two men have been arrested in connection with the shooting.
  • Yamaguchi’s daughter Cheryl Harimoto mourned her mother’s death, saying she was loved by so many people.

A 66-year-old Waipahu resident in Hawaii, was shot and killed during an attempted robbery at the Fashion Show Mall in Las Vegas on New Year’s Eve.

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department officers said the shooting at the mall’s parking garage happened at about 1:30 p.m.

California sheriff’s office recruit killed in freeway shooting a month before graduation

David Nguyen Shooting
  • David V. Nguyen was fatally shot while driving down an Oakland freeway on Tuesday afternoon.
  • The 28-year-old was about to graduate next month and join the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office.

A California man set to graduate and join the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office in February has died after being shot while driving down an Oakland freeway on Tuesday afternoon.

David V. Nguyen, 28, was driving on Interstate 580 near the Bay Bridge toll plaza at around 4:30 p.m. when an unidentified assailant fired a gun into his black Toyota Prius.

No bail for Las Vegas man accused of shooting Chinatown restaurant worker 11 times

The man accused of shooting a Chinese restaurant worker in Las Vegas’ Chinatown will remain behind bars after a judge ordered him held without bail on Tuesday.

The incident: Rashawn Gaston-Anderson, 23, allegedly shot Chengyan Wang at Shanghai Taste restaurant in the 4200 block of Spring Mountain Road around 3 a.m. on Dec. 20. Surveillance video showed him wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt and breaking into the business after trying multiple back doors, leading staff to take the matter as an attempted burglary.

GoFundMe and trust fund created for security guard who died protecting news crew in Oakland

Kevin Nishita

A GoFundMe and trust fund created for the loved ones of a security guard who died on Saturday after he was shot by armed robbers while working with a California news station has nearly reached its $25,000 goal.

What happened: Former police officer Kevin Nishita, who worked for Star Protection Agency, was protecting the KRON4 crew last Wednesday while covering a recent armed robbery at a clothing store in Oakland.

‘A dangerous precedent’: George Takei, Daniel Dae Kim, other celebs angered over Rittenhouse verdict

Kyle Rittenhouse

Asian celebrities and activists took to Twitter on Friday to share their thoughts on the Kyle Rittenhouse shooting trial after a jury in Kenosha found him not guilty on all counts.

Background: The 18-year-old was on trial this month after fatally shooting two people and wounding another with an AR-15 rifle during the Black Lives Matter protests against police brutality in August 2020.

Hmong American man allegedly fatally shot 60 times by cops during Lava Fire evacuation identified

A Hmong American man shot to death by police officers during a Lava Fire evacuation on June 28 has been identified this week.

What we know: Hawj Soobleej Kaub, 35, was reportedly shot at by multiple officers near a roadblock that prevented residents from entering the fire zone at the Mount Shasta Vista subdivision in Northern California’s Siskiyou County.