A 911 dispatcher was lauded Monday for convincing a . . . gunman to surrender peacefully after he had allegedly fatally shot three people and wounded two others.
The shootings occurred about 4:20 p.m. Saturday, when John Izeal
Smith, 44, opened fire . . .
Smith fired on police officers responding to help one of the victims and then barricaded himself in a nearby home . . .
During the ensuring standoff, Smith called . . . Read more