LaSalle officer in cleared in shooting of off-duty Adams County sheriff’s deputy — (The Denver Post)Monday, March 15th, 2021SSRI Ed note: Off duty Sherriff's Deputy on Prozac drank, involved in high speed chase, behaves aggressively, is shot and killed by another officer.
Police release body camera footage of teenage girl’s fatal shooting — (ABC Eyewitness News)Saturday, July 13th, 2019SSRI Ed note: High school student on antidepressants goes on a bizarre rampage, driving recklessly, pointing a toy gun at police, who shoot and kill her.
Two murder charges in bizarre killing of family members — (Gaston Gazette)Monday, May 21st, 2018SSRI Ed note: Psychiatrist treats businessman with medication for anxiety, he gets much worse, drives jeep into building killing 2. Conclusion? he needs psychiatric help.
Medicines for Treating Autism’s Core Symptoms / Autism not associated with violence, advocates say — (Autism Speaks Canada / The Star)Tuesday, April 24th, 2018SSRI Ed note: Van killer had odd behaviours resembling pysch drug side effects. Crime attributed to autism. Meds never mentioned/suspected, he is found guilty,
What we know about the University of Texas stabbing suspect — (KXAN)Monday, May 1st, 2017SSRI Ed note: Biology major at U. Texas on Zoloft gets in car accidents, starts missing classes, stabs 4 students, killing one. No warning, no motive.
Man Charged With Murder in Death of Emergency Worker in the Bronx — (New York Times)Friday, March 17th, 2017SSRI Ed note: Man intoxicated on psychiatric and illegal drugs, semi-delirious, hijacks an ambulance, runs over EMT, killing her. Lawyer blames mental illness.
How Did George Michael Die? Cause Of Death For Ex-Wham! Singer Is Unknown As He Dies ‘Peacefully’ At Home — (Follow News)Sunday, December 25th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Singer takes zolpidem and Effexor, drives badly impaired, is convicted twice (2007 & 2010). At 53, dies in sleep at home, cause not yet known.
Operator in fatal Texas balloon crash flew despite cloud warning, using painkillers and antidepressants — (Dallas News)Friday, December 9th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Balloon pilot with DUI convictions for car, usually careful flying, goes up in cloudy weather on various medications including Wellbutrin, crashed, killing 16.
Man accused of killing Island Lake woman claims he was insane at the time — (Chicago Tribune)Monday, September 12th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Man on psych meds incl antidepressants, history of suicide attempts, odd ideas, is violent, antisocial, murders a woman. Schizoaffective disorder blamed.
Police: ‘Very lackadaisical’ driver charged in fatal crash had double dose of antidepressant in system — (The News Tribune)Tuesday, July 26th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Woman, 73, on antidepressants causes fatal crash, appears unconcerned.
Driver who killed popular motorcyclist Jon ‘Panda’ Aicken in Roydon dodges jail — (Hertfordshire Mercury)Friday, July 15th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Woman on antidepressants for 4 weeks hits and kills a motorcyclist with her car, does not stop.
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.
Benz driver likely to avoid drink-driving charge (Updated) — (Bangkok Post)Saturday, March 19th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Young man from wealthy family in Lexapro speeds, causes fatal crash, refuses alcohol test.
N.J. cop killed in crash had booze, drugs in system — (NY Daily News)Friday, February 26th, 2016
Driver enters no contest plea in Westland boy’s death — (Detroit Free Press)Wednesday, October 21st, 2015
Man pleads guilty in death of East Penn CEO — (Reading Eagle)Wednesday, October 21st, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man on Zoloft, Fentanyl, oxycodone, Vasotec, methamphetamine, clonazepam, oxycodone and marijuana drives 2x speed limit, hits and kills woman.
Report reveals cyclist killed in crash was impaired — (WCAX)Friday, October 9th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man on high dose of 3 antidepressants hits cyclist, police judge him impaired, he dies in collision.
Clinton Township mother: ‘He took my baby from me’ — (Macomb Daily Trials)Friday, October 2nd, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man on alcohol under legal limit, plus Prozac and Lyrica, who caused fatal accident, acquitted of impaired driving charge. Possibly suicide attempt.
Officer cleared in fatal shooting of armed Ludlow man — (Bangor Daily News)Thursday, September 3rd, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man on drug cocktail and alcohol dies in confrontation with police
Oklahoma labor commissioner stabbed to death in OKC— (News OK)Monday, August 24th, 2015
Witnesses describe chaos at Scott County concert where man was killed — (6abc wate.com)Thursday, August 6th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Food truck vendor at concert, on Xanax + antidepressant + alcohol, drives SUV into crowd, injuring many, killing one.
No Charges Filed Against LAPD Officers Who Fatally Shot Oceanside Man — (KPBS)Tuesday, February 24th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Following car chase, police shoot, kill a vet on antidepressants as he exits his vehicle, continue shooting after he falls, killing him on live tv. No charges.
Dellinger Admits Guilt in Fatal I-89 Crash; ‘I Wish I Could Have That Day Over Again’ — (Valley News)Friday, February 20th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man withdrawing from Ambien, on Prozac and another psych med “far in excess of the normal dosage" drives across median, kills couple and unborn child.
Bright colors celebrate life of girl tossed from bridge — (USA TODAY)Wednesday, January 14th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man on Zoloft, other meds acts strangely, is chased by police, stops on bridge and throws his adored daughter off it. Wife blames bipolar,
Pennsylvania ex-Marine shot ex-wife, ‘chopped’ her family, poisoned himself: autopsies — (New York Daily News)Wednesday, December 24th, 2014SSRI Ed note: Man on Trazodone, Risperidone and other medication, in custody dispute, kills ex-wife, 5 of her relatives and himself.
Puyallup pastor struck by DUI woman while biking to help the homeless has died — (Seattle Bike Blog)Wednesday, December 10th, 2014SSRI Ed note: Woman on antidepressant runs a stop sign, fatally injuring a retired pastor.
Rob Bironas had .218 blood alcohol, report says — (The Tennesean)Friday, October 3rd, 2014SSRI Ed note: Titans kicker taking Valium uncharacteristically drinks alcohol and drives, has fatal accident.
Trucker in Massive Rig Destroys Two Families in His Sleep — (Bloomberg Business)Tuesday, September 30th, 2014SSRI Ed note: Trucker on Prozac, other meds, dozes off while driving, kills woman, critically injures her 2 sons, takes no responsibility, says woman had "expiration date".
Reconstruction of Swiss bus crash “shows driver was suicidal” — (Flanders Today)Wednesday, July 16th, 2014
Fog, pain medication cited as possible factors in fatal plane crash near Amarillo — (Amarillo Globe)Wednesday, June 25th, 2014
Suspect in Seattle Pacific killing had well-documented demons — (The Seattle Times)Friday, June 6th, 2014SSRI Ed note: "Funny, sociable, well-adjusted" man with alcohol problem quits drinking, takes Prozac and Risperdal for problems, shoots 4 at university, killing one.
DUI Defense Against Xanax, Lexapro, and Other Meds — (Florida Litigation Attorneys)Wednesday, May 14th, 2014
State v. May — (COURT OF APPEALS FOR MONTGOMERY COUNTY, OHIO)Friday, April 11th, 2014
Town, Village of Lancaster Police Blotter — (Springville Journal)Sunday, March 30th, 2014
Missouri Court of Appeals Decision re: Troy Marlin — (Missouri Court of Appeals Western District)Tuesday, March 25th, 2014
Pennsylvania woman sentenced to 3 years in daughter's death — (DelmarvaNow)Thursday, March 20th, 2014
Shocking moment a drunk female care worker drove the wrong way down the M5 motorway for FOUR MILES—(Daily Mail)Saturday, February 22nd, 2014
Man killed after long highway chase — (Daily Inter Lake)Friday, February 21st, 2014SSRI Ed note: Suicidal man on antidepressants exchanges gunfire with police, leads a high speed chase through two counties.
Justin Bieber arrested for drag-racing DUI: Did weed, alcohol & antidepressants — (The Examiner)Thursday, January 23rd, 2014SSRI Ed note: Singer taking combination of drugs, including andidepressant, shows poor judgement
Ohio mom charged after taking daughter to school — (Ashland Times-Gazette)Thursday, January 16th, 2014
Man pleads guilty in Millcreek DUI fatality — (Erie Times-News)Thursday, January 9th, 2014
Man Charged With Murder Of Unborn Child — (ABC News 13)Thursday, January 9th, 2014
Charges against former PPG exec upgraded to murder — (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)Monday, December 23rd, 2013
Drugged Driving Defense: The ARIDE Program — (Charles M Rowland II)Wednesday, December 18th, 2013
Accidental death verdict for farmer killed in crash — (Lancashire Evening Post)Thursday, December 5th, 2013
LOS ANGELES COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES v. Heidi S. — (COURT OF APPEAL OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA)Wednesday, November 13th, 2013SSRI Ed note: Woman on Wellbutrin, Zoloft, Seroquel for postpartum depression takes baby to park, drinks, becomes severely intoxicated, loses custody of son.
AG: New details revealed in Manchester officer-involved fatal shooting — (WMUR New Hampshire)Saturday, October 26th, 2013