Ex-boyfriend ‘strangled former partner to death in front of her son, 3, after she started seeing another man’ — (247 News)Tuesday, April 13th, 2021SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants brags in pub that he will murder his ex. 2 days later he stabs her to death in front of her 3-yr-old.
Man, 35, was found by royal protection officers in grounds of Princess Anne’s country home after he threatened to stab her in series of 999 calls, court hears — (The Daily Mail)Friday, June 19th, 2020SSRI Ed note: Man taking psych meds suffers from violent thoughts, obsessed with stabbing Princess Anne, banned from park near her home.
Joshua Corbett, Sandra Bullock Stalker, Found Dead From Self-Inflicted Wound After Police Standoff — (INQUISITR)Thursday, May 3rd, 2018SSRI Ed note: Man diagnosed with "bipolar schizophrenia" stalks Sandra Bullock, forced psych meds, collects arsenal, convicted, kills himself during standoff with police.
Joshua Stimpson trial hears more evidence in Molly McLaren Dockside murder case — (KentOnline)Wednesday, January 31st, 2018SSRI Ed note: Man stops taking his bipolar medication, stalks his ex-girlfriend, stabs her to death 75 times. No emotion. Jailed for life.
50-year murder sentence reduced to 27 years for man who killed his ex-wife — (NJ.com)Friday, March 24th, 2017SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants, history of domestic violence, becomes delusional, stabs estranged wife to death.
An Ex-Marine Killed Two People in Cold Blood. Should His PTSD Keep Him From Death Row? — (Mother Jones)Monday, May 2nd, 2016SSRI Ed note: Former marine on antidepressants feels like he is in a game (detachment), shoots, kills estranged girlfriend and her brother, calls 911. PTSD blamed.
Maui man appears in court for allegedly killing estranged wife — (KHON 2)Thursday, April 21st, 2016SSRI Ed note: Man takes Ambien, stabs and kills former girlfriend, stabs 2 others, does not remember anything after taking the meds.
Alleged killer of Midland Park mom pleads not guilty; bail set at $5M — (NorthJersey.com)Thursday, January 28th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Man diagnosed / on psych drugs for many yrs has all the worst manifestations. He kills his girlfriend, later attempts suicide. Role of meds never considered.
Nicholas Luerkens first-degree murder trial: Cedar Rapids man charged in former girlfriend’s stabbing death at Marion Hy-Vee — (The Gazette)Thursday, November 5th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man distressed at break-up with girlfriend gets worse on antidepressant, stalks her and stabs her to death.
Derbyshire grandmother’s killer ‘plagued by mental illness’ — (Ilkeston Advertiser)Saturday, September 26th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Woman drugged as teen for moodiness gets antidepressants, neuroleptics, gets dramatically worse, turns to illegal drugs, eventually murders a woman,
Common antidepressants ‘linked to increased risk of violent behaviour in young people’ — (Belfast Telegraph) Rx for violence? — (LA Times)Tuesday, September 15th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Study shows antidepressants associated with violence, especially among young people. Study flawed because it counts period after discontinuance as drug-free.
Paul Darren Mulvihill appealing conviction and sentence for domestic violence murder of Rachelle Yeo — (The Sydney Morning Herald)Sunday, August 16th, 2015SSRI Ed note: GP prescribes antidepressants to man stressed over break-up with wife. A month later he brutally stabs her to death. No mention of meds in news article.
Jealous pharmacist who cut wife’s throat and then went to work given life after admitting murder — (The Mirror)Tuesday, May 5th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man with 4 kids takes stolen antidepressants, becomes paranoid murders wife, leaves her body and goes back to work.
Mother-of-four died protecting her children from her knife-wielding ex-husband — (The Mirror)Sunday, April 5th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man in antidepressant withdrawal stalks wife with knife after she evicts him, attacks her daughter and a customer, kills wife.
Family devastated by son’s suicide in Farmington jail — (St.Louis Post-Dispatch)Saturday, November 8th, 2014SSRI Ed note: Man going on and off meds gets worse and worse, gets into trouble, dies by suicide.
People v. Ramos — (COURT OF APPEAL OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA)Tuesday, August 19th, 2014SSRI Ed note: Man, jealous and sad over breakup, takes Effexor and stays sad but also becomes irrational, erratic, violent and suicidal. Mental illness is blamed.
Man sentenced to 46 years for killing girlfriend — (The News-Gazette)Wednesday, June 18th, 2014SSRI Ed note: Chinese doctoral student with no history of violence takes antidepressants, plans, carries out torture death of former girlfriend. Totally out of character.
Police: Arson suspect upset he had to move out — (The Columbian)Monday, June 16th, 2014
Making sense of a murder-suicide: A family story — (Indy Star)Saturday, June 7th, 2014SSRI Ed note: "Good" man, loving husband with jealous streak and quick temper takes antidepressants, murders wide and self.
Pulaski man gets 27 years for hammer attack — (Richmond Times-Dispatch)Friday, March 14th, 2014
The silence of Abdelhakim Dekhar, unstable personality and mythomaniac — (Le Monde)Friday, November 22nd, 2013SSRI Ed note: Paranoid man on anti-anxiety meds has grandiose ideas about being persecuted, shoots and kills 5, shoots at photographer, kidnaps motorist.
Rachael Slack inquest: police failings contributed to deaths, jury finds — (The Guardian)Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013SSRI Ed note: Man takes antidepressants after relationship break-up, becomes "agitated and anxious", kills former partner and toddler son.
Vallejo woman sentenced to life without parole for killing son’s father in Pittsburg — (The East Bay Times)Friday, July 26th, 2013SSRI Ed note: Woman prescribed Prozac becomes suicidal, makes several attempts, on and off med, behaves erraticly, finally shoots and kills ex who is supporting their son.
Mystery emails and calls could have led to scientist's suicide — (Southern Daily Echo)Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013
Christie Marceau’s last plea — (NZ Herald News)Thursday, October 18th, 2012
Runner pleads guilty to murder: Barbour man beat his ex-wife to death — (The Inter-Mountain)Thursday, May 24th, 2012SSRI Ed note: Alcoholic on antidepressants and painkillers drinks, murders ex-wife.
Closing arguments made in case of Castro Valley man who stabbed wife to death with screwdriver — (The East Bay Times)Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012SSRI Ed note: Abusive man taking morphine, Xanax and Prozac drinks, follows his girlfriend of 17 yrs to work and stabs her to death.
Husbands Prozac Induced Mania- Please help — (MD Junction)Thursday, March 22nd, 2012
Man who killed ex-wife at Parker McDonald’s was cancer-free — (The Denver Post)Wednesday, January 18th, 2012SSRI Ed note: Man on barbiturates and nortriptyline kills ex-wife, self.
Children detail violence of mom’s death — (Las Vegas Sun)Wednesday, November 30th, 2011
Oklahoma County jury recommends life without parole for Wayne Roger Smith — (News OK)Saturday, September 17th, 2011
Suspended sentence for Barnoldswick flasher — (Lancashire Telegraph)Wednesday, August 31st, 2011
Defense: Stewart doesn’t remember nursing home shooting — (WRAL)Monday, August 1st, 2011SSRI Ed note: Nurse prescribes man, 46, Lexapro, Xanax, Ambien. 2 days later he shoots 11 nursing home residents in a zombie-like state, 8 die. He gets life.
Second juror dismissed in murder trial — (Vermont Today)Thursday, May 19th, 2011SSRI Ed note: Man dies after attacking another man with a splitting maul, killing deemed self defence. Man under influence of Xanax,THC, Paxil, nicotine.
Dumped convict Raoul Moat guns down ex lover and kills her new man — (Daily Mirror)Sunday, July 4th, 2010
DENNIS WADE SUTTLES vs. STATE OF TENNESSEE — (COURT OF CRIMINAL APPEALS OF TENNESSEE)Tuesday, June 29th, 2010
Man found guilty of murdering estranged wife — (The Plain Dealer)Saturday, March 13th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Man starts Zoloft when his wife files for divorce, he comes to her apartment and executes her 2 weeks later. No mention of medication in news coverage.
Murder Trial Defense: Intoxication— (The Advocate)Thursday, January 28th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Man hunts down and kills ex-fiancee, attempts to kill neighbour and attempts suicide.
Chief Sims ordeal continues — (Richmond Daily News)Thursday, July 16th, 2009
Man threw paint at partner’s house—(pendletoday)Thursday, March 19th, 2009SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants stalks partner, refuses to accept break-up, throws red paint on her house.
Westporter pleads guilty to lesser charges — (The Hour)Friday, January 30th, 2009SSRI Ed note: Young man on antidepressants breaks into home of girlfriend, threatens her with knife. Faces posible 10 yr sentence.
JEALOUS ATTACKER IS JAILED — (The Leicester Mercury)Monday, August 18th, 2008
‘It was all her fault’ — (Gold Coast Bulletin)Monday, July 14th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants is paranoid, stalks rival for a woman's affections, shoots and kills him.
Depression led to “nasty assault” — (Shetland News)Friday, March 14th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Man given antidepressants by MD to help him deal with business problems drinks, becomes violent, assaults his date.
Ex-Student Sentenced For Attacks On Campus — (Tyler Morning Telegraph)Friday, February 29th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Teen on antidepressants skips a dose, goes to school, stabs a boy, Also guilty of threats, theft, burglary while on meds.
Elyria man who shot ex was being treated for depression — (zwire)Thursday, February 21st, 2008SSRI Ed note: Man, des not want divorce, given antidepressant, "mood stabilizer" attempts murder-suicide (ex-wife and self), she survives.
Court documents reveal incidents leading up to Lehi murder — (Eyewitness News)Monday, January 7th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Man prescribed stimulant, steroids in increasing doses, Valium, 2 antidepressants including Paxil, shoots and kills wife. Experts doubt drugs played a role.
Attack Blamed on Wrong Medication — (The Winnipeg Sun)Monday, November 26th, 2007SSRI Ed note: Cascading at its worst: Man becomes violent on antidepressants, meds ID'd as cause but problem blamed on wrong diagnosis, he is given anti-psychotics.