Man, 56, suffering from tinnitus took his own life on walk to ‘build trust’ with wife — (The Mirror)Wednesday, February 17th, 2021SSRI Ed note: Retiree with busy social life is prescribed antidepressants, dose is increased and he dies by suicide several days later.
Steve Bing pals: Suicide spurred by money, drugs and mental health struggle — (Page Six)Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020SSRI Ed note: Hollywood mogul takes antidepressants for years, is not close to his kids, has drug problem, manages his fortune poorly, dies by suicide.
Man Accused Of Hanukkah Stabbings Charged With Federal Hate Crimes — (HuffPost)Monday, December 30th, 2019SSRI Ed note: Peaceful man with history of "mental illness" [read: psych drugs], stops drugs, writes hate notes, goes missing, stabs 5 at synagogue. Anti-semitism blamed.
Chorley teenager took her own life after battling mental health problems since the age of seven — (The Lancashire Post)Friday, December 20th, 2019SSRI Ed note: Teen prescribed antidepressants after break-up with boyfriend diagnosed with recurrent depression, has suicidal thoughts, hangs herself in woods.
What Happened to Elisa Lam, Who Was Found Dead on the Roof of an L.A. Hotel in a Water Tank? — (Yahoo)Wednesday, November 20th, 2019SSRI Ed note: Tourist prescribed toxic combo (Wellbutrin,+Lamictal+Seroquel+Effexor) for "bipolar" acts strangely, tries to reduce, has psychotic episode, dies in water tank.
Missing Person — SOLVED: Larry Ely Murillo Moncada — (Iowa Cold Cases)Monday, July 22nd, 2019SSRI Ed note: Man appears disoriented, GP prescribes antidepressants, he is instantly paranoid, hallucinates, acts irrationally, disappears, body discovered 10 yrs later.
Jennifer Dulos: Inside the Turbulent Marriage of the Missing Connecticut Mother of 5 — (New York Times)Wednesday, June 5th, 2019SSRI Ed note: Marriage breaks down with extreme acrimony, husband accuses wife of being delusional, unfit mother due to anti-depressant use. She disappears mysteriously.
Supreme Court Justice Gascon attributes disappearance to depression, anxiety — (CBC News)Tuesday, May 14th, 2019SSRI Ed note: Supreme Court Justice, long-time user of antidepressants changes medications, goes missing, cannot explain his actions.
ALL THAT REMAINS Guitarist OLI HERBERT Drowned After Ingesting Antidepressants And Sleeping Pills — (Blabbermouth)Saturday, November 10th, 2018SSRI Ed note: Guitarist self-medicates with antidepressants prescribes to someone else, believing that he was a manic-depressive (no such thing). Drowns in pond.
This brilliant Ottawa tech pioneer had wealth and a wonderful family. His suicide shocked everyone. — (The Ottawa Citizen)Tuesday, January 30th, 2018SSRI Ed note: Stressed entrepreneur has breakdown, is prescribed anti-anxiety med, dies by suicide 6 mo later. Everyone shocked.
Family’s anguish over missing student Sophie Smith after revealing she left suicide note before disappearing on Boxing Day — (The Sun)Thursday, January 4th, 2018SSRI Ed note: Student being treated for anxiety and depression disappears after talking of suicide, leaves suicide note. Mother urges others to seek the same "help".
Renowned yoga teacher Michael Stone dies after drug overdose in Victoria — (CBC News)Sunday, July 23rd, 2017SSRI Ed note: Wellness guru is diagnosed with bipolar, medicated, gets worse,"more desperate", turns to opioids, dies of overdose.
Inquest held into death of tragic mum-of-two and MS sufferer Margaret MacDermott — (The Chronicle)Saturday, December 17th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Woman diagnosed with MS gets antidepressant dose increased, jumps off bridge and drowns, coroner records open verdict.
Missing JNU Student Najeeb Ahmed Was On Anti-Depressants: Police — (Newsworld India)Tuesday, November 8th, 2016SSRI Ed note: University student on antidepressants gets into altercation, goes missing, cannot be located.
Wife begged tragic Derbyshire man ‘not to be let out’ of hospital before his death — (Derbyshire Times)Friday, June 24th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Man distraught over grandmother's death, split with wife, given antidepressants, attempts suicide, later succeeds. Depression blamed.
Jodie Jose, 22, suffocated herself in her car after battle with severe depression — (Essex Live)Tuesday, June 21st, 2016SSRI Ed note: Young woman taking antidepressants dies by suicide.
Banker killed himself after telling wife of affair — (The Telegraph)Monday, March 21st, 2016SSRI Ed note: Shortly before his death a man is prescribed anti-depressants and sleeping pills. "Despite" this, his mental state deteriorates and he commits suicide.
Husband opens up about late wife’s battle with PPD — (WoodTV8)Monday, December 28th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Woman taking medication for depression appears to attempt murder-suicide. She dies, her 2 small children survive.
Top comedy writer who penned jokes for James Corden, Steve Coogan and Jack Dee gassed himself in car next to his favourite fishing lake after battle with depression — (Daily Mail)Thursday, November 5th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Writer on antidepressants argues with wife, leaves home, commits suicide by carbon monoxide poisoning. Depression blamed.
Mother seeks answers in daughter’s mysterious death — (Chicago Tribune)Tuesday, October 27th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Young woman with several drugs in her system, including antidepressants, dies mysteriously in forest.
Accountant who fled to Appalachian Trail pleads guilty to wire fraud in Ohio embezzling case — (Access WDUN.com)Friday, October 23rd, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man embezzles millions, disappears.
Southampton mother pleads guilty to killing son, 5, in car blaze, court hears — (Hampshire Chronicle)Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015SSRI Ed note: Mom on Zoloft acts bizarre, goes missing, attempts murder-suicide by burning her 5-yr-old son and herself in a car. Survives, pleads guilty, committed.
Misty Upham: the tragic death and unscripted life of Hollywood’s rising star — (The Guardian)Tuesday, June 30th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Native American actress dies tragically
Kayelyn Louder autopsy inconclusive but family insists death ‘was not an accident’ — (Deseret News)Wednesday, April 15th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Mystery substance: Woman who took nothing "fatal or illegal" makes 3 bizarre phone calls, is clearly confused and delusional, disappears, is later found dead.
16-year-old missing after leaving group home, mother says — (WNCN)Sunday, March 22nd, 2015SSRI Ed note: Teen on antidepressant leaves group home and walks into a wooded area. Found safe.
September death in Amherst of Marissa Jackson ruled suicide — (Amherst Bulletin)Friday, March 6th, 2015
Topic: Husband with depression spiralling out of control — (Beyond Blue)Sunday, October 26th, 2014SSRI Ed note: Wife complains that husband on antidepressants "spitalling down". He stops taking them, loses job, no improvement, No clue that meds might be problem.
Nick Cutter’s Death Exposes Neglect Scandal at Miami VA Hospital — (Miami New Times)Thursday, July 31st, 2014
GP Elizabeth Kinston’s inquest hears of her depression and anxiety — (The Nottingham Post)Saturday, May 3rd, 2014SSRI Ed note: GP suffering "post-natal depression" takes antidepressants, suffers thought disturbance, suicidality, disappears, kills herself. Coroner records open verdict.
FBI Searching For William Bradford Bishop — (Business Insider)Monday, April 28th, 2014SSRI Ed note: Successful family man on antidepressants gets insomnia, murders entire family with hammer, drives to another state, burns them, disappears. An FBI most wanted.
Pilot's MH370 'copycat' flight — (stuff.co.nz)Saturday, April 5th, 2014
Inquest hears of tragic end of dad-of-two; He is found close to death in stream — (The Free Library)Sunday, March 23rd, 2014
Inquest hears how drowned St Budeaux man became depressed after tragic death of wife — (Plymouth Herald)Thursday, March 13th, 2014
Office worker who killed herself after battle with depression ‘had been anxious about her hair colour’ — (Daily Mail)Monday, January 27th, 2014SSRI Ed note: Woman probably in withdrawal from antidepressants - she was refusing to take them - unhappy with hair dye job hangs herself.
Missing elderly man recently taken off antidepressant — (WZZM)Friday, January 17th, 2014
Missing Corby man’s death ‘accidental’ — (Northamptonshire Telegraph)Thursday, January 16th, 2014
Woman sues husband’s doctor following apparent suicide — (The Cook County Record)Monday, January 6th, 2014
Family of missing mother and baby found dead at cliff after going missing from hospital ward pay emotional tribute to tragic couple saying they ‘are now at peace’ — (Daily Mail)Saturday, January 4th, 2014SSRI Ed note: New mom who stopped taking antidepressant to breastfeed kills herself and baby.
Police confirm body is of missing Bradford mum Seemberjeet Kaur — (Telegraph and Argus)Saturday, December 7th, 2013
Coroner still hoping to ID mystery man found in Marin Headlands wearing wetsuit — (San Jose Mercury News)Monday, December 2nd, 2013SSRI Ed note: Drowned man with pain medication and Lexapro in his system remains unidentified.
Bus driver in fatal crash not facing charges — (Holland Sentinel)Monday, November 11th, 2013
Missing man’s plane found at airport, wrecked with his body on board — (The Post and Courier)Sunday, October 27th, 2013
Mystery after young dad Jack Hilding found near electricity pole in Biddenden after disappearing from Staplehurst home — (Kent Online)Monday, October 14th, 2013SSRI Ed note: Man found dies of electrocution one month after starting antidepressants.
Sidcup man Lee Brooks hanged himself in church gardens — (News Shopper)Wednesday, September 4th, 2013
Cancer patient Neil Jones took his own life, coroner concludes — (BBC News)Wednesday, September 4th, 2013
Great Yarmouth mother ‘did not mean to kill herself’, inquest hears — (Norwich Evening News 24)Friday, August 23rd, 2013
Man's body so badly decomposed that identification was impossible — (Herald Express)Thursday, August 22nd, 2013
Suicide verdict after Dunmow dad's death in woodland — (Herts and Essex Observer)Friday, August 16th, 2013
Man found in car in Waterford 'devoted to family' — (Herfordshire Mercury)Wednesday, August 14th, 2013
Inquest into gardener Jolan Malhas leaves questions unanswered at body found in sea off Dover — (Kent Online)Thursday, August 8th, 2013SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants becomes agitated, "unstable and unpredictable", buys a boat, goes out and if found drowned 2 days later.