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  • Police: Mother drowned children, then killed herself

    07/05/2022 5:39:11 PM PDT · by Tired of Taxes · 27 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | July 5, 2022 | Associated Press
    (SNIP) Searchers recovered the bodies of Molly Cheng and her three children, ages 3, 4 and 5, from Vadnais Lake on Friday and Saturday. Authorities had said earlier the deaths were being investigated as a triple murder-suicide. The Ramsey County Sheriff´s Department said Tuesday that Cheng called police on Friday morning and said her husband, Yee Lee, had fatally shot himself. That afternoon, one of Cheng´s relatives called police to say she planned to kill her children and herself, the department said, resulting in a welfare check that eventually tracked Cheng's cell phone to the lake.The Ramsey County medical examiner...
  • Nicholas John Roske, Brett Kavanaugh Suspect: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    06/08/2022 2:24:35 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 42 replies
    Nicholas Roske, 26, is from Simi Valley, California. A LinkedIn page in the name of Nicholas Roske of Simi Valley says that he worked as an office manager at a pest control company. A criminal complaint accuses Roske of “attempts to kidnap or murder, or threatens to assault, kidnap or murder a United States Judge, to wit: a current Justice of the United States Supreme Court.” It outlines a number of items he’s accused of bringing with him to Kavanaugh’s neighborhood, including duct tape, zip ties, and a pistol. The suspect also goes by the names Nicholas Roske and Nick...
  • Five Children Found in Home After Wife and Husband Die in Murder-Suicide on Christmas Morning

    12/27/2021 8:34:30 AM PST · by Scarlett156 · 27 replies
    LawAndCrime ^ | 27 December 2021 | Jerry Lambe
    A father in Texas allegedly beat his wife to death and then took his own life in the early hours of Christmas morning while five children were inside of their family home. Local authorities say 45-year-old Arsenio Gonzalez killed his wife, 42-year-old Maria Gonzalez, before shooting himself in the head.
  • York County [PA] DA pledges after-action review of ex-cop’s crime spree that ended in children’s deaths

    11/22/2021 6:41:08 PM PST · by lightman · 7 replies
    Pennlive ^ | 22 November A.D. 2021 | Charles Thompson
    YORK - York County District Attorney Dave Sunday promised a robust after-action review of the handling of a Windsor Township man’s kidnapping and eventual killing of his two daughters after a four-day extended crime spree and manhunt through parts of Pennsylvania and Maryland. The hunt ended in tragedy Thursday when Robert Vicosa, a former Baltimore County Police Department officer, Vicosa’s alleged accomplice Tia Bynum, and both of Vicosa’s daughters were found fatally shot in a crashed vehicle along Ringgold Pike in Smithsburg, Maryland after police tried to pull them over. Police told reporters they believed it was a murder-suicide by...
  • West Virginia Mom Killed Five Kids Before Turning Gun on Herself: Sheriff

    01/23/2021 9:24:13 PM PST · by PROCON · 55 replies ^ | Jan. | Pilar Melendez
    A West Virginia mom allegedly upset over her husband’s recent absence fatally shot her five children and set their house on fire before turning the gun on herself, authorities said this week.The Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Department on Thursday revealed 25-year-old Oreanna Antoinette Myers killed her three kids and two stepchildren on Dec. 8, then set their two-story house near Williamsburg, West Virginia, ablaze. Immediately after, Myers shot herself, authorities said.The children have been identified as Shaun Dawson Bumgarner, 7; Riley James Bumgarner, 6; Kian Myers, 4; Aarikyle Nova Myers, 3; and Haiken Jirachi Myers, 1.
  • Man, 2 Children Found Dead Inside Spring Hill Home

    04/11/2020 10:57:28 AM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 11 replies
    Bay News 9 ^ | 5_12/20
    SPRING HILL, Fla. - Authorities in Hernando County are investigating after the bodies of an adult and two children were found inside a home. Deputies responded Friday morning to Dunkirk Road. Names have not been released Sheriff Al Nienhuis said his deputies responded to Dunkirk Road at about 10:10 a.m. after receiving a report of a house on fire. One of the deceased children was a pre-teen and the other a teenager, the sheriff said. "Taking the lives of young children is never an option, and so this is a very heart wrenching scene that we're dealing with right now," Nienhuis...
  • Man ‘upset’ over coronavirus shoots girlfriend, then kills himself

    04/01/2020 4:05:33 PM PDT · by CheshireTheCat · 63 replies
    New York Post ^ | April 1, 2020 | Yaron Steinbuch
    A Pennsylvania man who was distraught about the coronavirus pandemic and losing his job told his girlfriend, “I already talked to God and I have to do this” — then shot her in the back as she fled and killed himself, according to a report.
  • Woman kills retired trooper, self at Chicago-area cigar bar

    01/25/2020 9:45:57 PM PST · by yesthatjallen · 48 replies
    AP ^ | January 25, 2020 | Staff
    LISLE, Ill. — A woman fatally shot a retired Illinois State Police trooper and wounded another retired state trooper and an off-duty trooper Friday night before turning the gun on herself at a cigar lounge in the Chicago suburbs, police said. The shooting at the Humidor Cigar Lounge in Lisle was “without apparent provocation,” Lisle police said after reviewing surveillance video. The footage shows several seated people watching a big-screen television when the woman stands up, shooting 51-year-old Gregory Rieves in the back of the head and firing several rounds at two others, before shooting herself in the head, police...
  • Mother who pushed both her children off parking garage roof then leaped to her death in double murder-suicide after 'argument with her husband'

    12/26/2019 4:26:29 PM PST · by Mr Ramsbotham · 106 replies
    A Boston woman who pushed her two young children from the top of a parking garage and then killed herself in a double murder suicide has been identified.
  • Dayton mass shooter Connor Betts slaughtered own sister during rampage: officials

    08/04/2019 1:46:30 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 50 replies
    NY Post ^ | August 4, 2019 | 1:59pm | Aaron Feis
    The Dayton mass shooting gunman’s sister and her boyfriend were among the nine victims killed in the slaughter, officials revealed Sunday. Suspect killed after mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio Megan Betts, 22, was shot dead when her brother, 24-year-old Connor Betts, opened fire [cut] Officials confirmed that one of the male victims was Megan Betts’ boyfriend
  • Rampage Killing in Russia and the United States form “Media Contagion Cluster”

    11/21/2018 11:23:38 AM PST · by marktwain · 7 replies
    Ammoland ^ | 19 November, 2018 | Dean Weingarten
    On October 17, 2018, a student at a technical college in the Crimean city of Kerch carried out a Columbine-style rampage attack. He committed suicide at the end of his attack. He killed 20 people and wounded 70 more, many of them severely. I will not mention his name. It is included in the excerpt below. There are very restrictive gun control laws in place in Crimea.The murderer legally obtained a shotgun by performing all that was required, including a medical exam, and joining a local gun club. He purchased 150 rounds of ammunition a month before the attack. In...
  • Teen girl allegedly shot by her mom while sleeping has died

    11/08/2018 5:48:51 AM PST · by ConservativeStatement · 23 replies
    New York Post ^ | Nov. 7, 2018 | Jackie Salo
    A 16-year-old Oklahoma girl who was allegedly shot in her sleep by her mother has died from her injuries, officials said. Kloee Toliver was wounded in the head Nov. 1 when her 39-year-old mother, Amy Hall, opened fire at their home in Nuyaka, about 35 miles southwest of Tulsa, according to Tulsa World. Police said the mom also fatally shot her 18-year-old son, Kayson Toliver, the same morning while he was asleep in his room.
  • The grandfather suspected of shooting dead his wife, their daughter 4 autistic children(trunc)

    05/12/2018 4:08:01 PM PDT · by BBell · 18 replies ^ | 5/11/18 | Peter Devlin and Charlie Moore and Daniel Piotrowski and Max Margan and Emily Pidgeon
    PICTURED: The grandfather suspected of shooting dead his wife, their daughter and her four autistic children in horror murder-suicide - as police say his former son-in-law was not involved Grandfather Peter Miles is suspected of murdering his wife, their daughter and her four autistic children They were all found dead at the family farm in Osmington, 15km from Western Australia's Margaret River It is believed Peter Miles, called police at 5am (local time) before turning the gun on himself Children's father Aaron Cockman, is not being investigated by police despite marriage breakup with his wifePolice reportedly suspect a grandfather of...
  • Parents, children of Pa. family found dead in their home

    08/07/2016 11:57:50 AM PDT · by Timpanagos1 · 40 replies ^ | 8/7/16 | Rob Tornoe
    Five family members, including a 2-year-old toddler, were found dead in their home in a small Pennsylvania town in what authorities are describing as an apparent murder-suicide.
  • UCLA Murder-Suicide Suspect Had ‘Kill List’; Woman on List Found Dead: LAPD Chief Beck

    06/02/2016 9:05:25 AM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 39 replies
    KTLA ^ | June 2, 2016
    The man suspected in an apparent murder-suicide on the UCLA campus had a “kill list,” and a second victim named on that list has been found dead in Minnesota, Los Angeles Police Department Charlie Beck said Thursday. Based on a note found at the crime scene, authorities performed a follow-up investigation at the former UCLA Ph.D student's residence and Minnesota, where they found an alleged "kill list" with multiple names on it, Beck told KTLA during an interview Thursday.
  • PhD student who shot his UCLA prof dead: Indian rubber engineer killed thesis supervisor [tr]

    06/02/2016 7:52:52 AM PDT · by smokingfrog · 29 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | 6-2-16 | Chris Pleasance
    Mainak Sarkar, 38, who lives in Minneapolis but is thought to have been born in India, shot engineering professor William Klug, 39, dead in his office before turning the gun on himself, the LAPD confirmed. Sarkar appears to have had a long-running feud with Klug. In a blog post uploaded on March 10 under his name, he writes that the professor 'stole all my code and gave it another student' and brands him a 'sick man'. The post, which was uploaded to a blog called Long Dark Tunnel but has since been deleted, says: 'William Klug, UCLA professor is not...
  • Police identify man who carried out UCLA murder-suicide

    06/02/2016 8:13:25 AM PDT · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 32 replies
    CBS 5 AZ ^ | 02 JUNE 2016 | AP
    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Police on Thursday identified the man they say carried out a murder-suicide that took the life of an engineering professor at UCLA. The shooter was Mainak Sarkar, said Officer Jenny Houser, a city police spokeswoman. Sarkar is listed on a UCLA website as a member of a computational biomechanics research group run by the victim, a professor of biomechanical engineering.
  • Two dead in murder-suicide at UCLA; LAPD says 'campus is now safe'

    06/01/2016 1:27:48 PM PDT · by Innovative · 31 replies
    LA Times ^ | June 1, 2016 | Joseph Serna , Richard Winton and Hailey Branson-Potts
    campus shooting at UCLA on Wednesday morning left two men dead in a murder-suicide that sent thousands of students running for safety and barricading themselves in classrooms, authorities said. LAPD Chief Charlie Beck confirmed that the shooter was one of the two men killed in a small office in a building in the campus’ engineering complex.
  • From FOX News: Active shooter on campus at UCLA

    06/01/2016 10:20:59 AM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 170 replies
    FOX News | June 1, 2016 | FOX News
    Campus on lockdown. Request to shelter in place.
  • 2 girls shot dead at Glendale, Arizona, high school, police say

    02/12/2016 10:35:50 AM PST · by rktman · 38 replies ^ | 2/12/2016 | Amanda Watts
    Two 15-year-old female students were killed in Friday morning's shooting at Independence High School in Glendale, Arizona, police said. Each 10th-grader was found with one gunshot wound outside the building, near the school's cafeteria, Glendale police Officer Tracey Breeden said. A weapon was found near the bodies, Breeden said. When reporters asked whether this was a homicide-suicide or a double suicide, Breeden said she "can't confirm anything," but she said investigators don't believe any shooter is at large.