‘SHE LOOKED NORMAL’ Mom said ‘he’s out of his misery’ after ‘stabbing and drowning five-year-old son’, her husband reveals — (The U.S. Sun)Wednesday, October 14th, 2020SSRI Ed note: "Sweetest mother"stops her meds for "mental health issues", becomes agitated, aggressive, stabs and drowns her 5-yr-old son. Withdrawal not suspected.
Knife-wielding Lancaster man killed by cops was mentally-ill, off meds, sister says — (New York Post)Monday, September 14th, 2020SSRI Ed note: Man in withdrawal from antidepressants, neuroleptics has episode of mania, psychosis, charges at police officer with knife, is shot and killed.
Hempfield Township man admits to killing his father, sentenced to 10-30 years in prison — (WTAE Pittsburgh Action News 4)Thursday, July 2nd, 2020SSRI Ed note: Man on psych meds for 19 years has a blow up following "medication mistake", beats father, 92, to death. Meds responsible but he gets 10-30 yrs in prison.
I Lost My Wife to Postpartum Depression — (Healthline)Thursday, May 21st, 2020
Police identify man who was killed in police standoff after shooting trooper — (Pennsylvania Patriot-News)Thursday, December 12th, 2019SSRI Ed note: Man on psych meds for many years stops taking them, shoots at police when they arrive to do a welfare check. Police shoot and kill him.
Officials: Man who killed mother, stepfather, another man had recently stopped taking medication — (WMURG)Tuesday, June 18th, 2019SSRI Ed note: Veteran, long-time user of "mental health medications" stops them, becomes psychotic, kills parents, friend, himself.
Suicide Or Murder? Philadelphia Teacher’s Baffling Death Still Leaves Her Family Searching For Answers — (Oxygen)Thursday, April 4th, 2019SSRI Ed note: Successful woman on a "range of pharmaceuticals" including zolpidem, clonazepam, stabs herself to death. Disbelieving family unaware of worst med side effects.
Troubling Details Uncovered In Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Suspect Robert Bowers Past — (KDKA CBS Pittsburgh)Tuesday, October 30th, 2018SSRI Ed note: Man with "medical" history incl. police call re: suicide threat posts hate messages, collects guns, shoots 15, kills 11. "Mental health records confidential."
Man shot, killed by police during standoff in Wayne County — (The Pocono Record)Monday, June 25th, 2018SSRI Ed note: Man drugged for "schizophrenia", "bi-polar" stops his meds, shoots at brother, mom and at police when they arrive. They shoot, kill him.
Man gets prison for near-fatal stabbing of daughter-in-law, judge calls it ‘sad situation’ — (The Morning Call)Tuesday, April 10th, 2018SSRI Ed note: Man on psych meds, "struggling to adjust" to new stress med "snaps", stabs beloved daughter-in-law for no reason. Mental illness, blamed. Gets 7 1/2 yrs+.
Pennsylvania Mom Kills Herself and Her 2 Young Kids in Murder-Suicide During ‘Bitter’ Divorce — (People)Thursday, June 8th, 2017SSRI Ed note: Mom separating from husband gets "treatment" for "mental health" issues, shoots and kills her son, 4, daughter 10 and herself.
Prosecution grills husband in wife’s drowning trial — (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)Thursday, March 9th, 2017SSRI Ed note: Husband takes woman who harmed young sons, 2 and 5, to GP for depression, he prescribes Celexa (perhaps not taken consistently), she drowns the boys.
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.
Michael’s story: Mentally ill man attacks his family after being deserted by Pa. health care — (PennLive)Thursday, October 8th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Young man smokes dope, diagnosed w. schizophrenia,on neuroleptics (cause rages, apathy), isolated, attacks grandma. Antidepressants make situation much worse.
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.
Pennsylvania woman sentenced to 3 years in daughter's death — (DelmarvaNow)Thursday, March 20th, 2014
Mental illness in suspects poses challenge for police — (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)Thursday, February 6th, 2014
Judge orders officer accused in road rage incidents to be released from jail — (wpxi.com)Tuesday, June 11th, 2013SSRI Ed note: Police Officer prescribed Paxil to treat depression after serious fall becomes aggressive and assaults several motorists.
After suicide: All that’s left is ‘why?’ — (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)Sunday, May 5th, 2013SSRI Ed note: Young woman starts on Zoloft as a teenager, become suicidal, kills herself at 29.
Inquest examines fatal shooting of scissor-wielding man in East Huntingdon store — (Tribune-Review)Wednesday, March 27th, 2013
News brief: Centralia standoff target’s cause of death concluded to be suicide — (Lewis County Sirens)Wednesday, March 27th, 2013
Edward Gingerich- Only amish man ever tried for murder — (Prezi)Wednesday, March 27th, 2013SSRI Ed note: "Peaceful Amish Man" stops taking antipsychotics, on and off antidepressants, is delerious, murders & dismembers wife, hangs himself. Mental illness blamed.
Police: Hit-and-Run Driver was High on Pot, Antidepressants — (Nazareth Patch)Thursday, January 10th, 2013
Dad gets 5 to 10 for shaking baby — (The Courier Times)Thursday, October 13th, 2011
Antidepressant Risk for Seniors Varies by Class — (MedPage)Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011
St. John’s Wort, Citalopram No Better Than Placebo for Minor Depression — (Psych Central)Saturday, July 30th, 2011
Man Kills Wife's Online Love Interest: Cold Turkey Withdrawal from MedsMonday, July 11th, 2011
Tenant Shoots Loaded Gun Out of Apartment WindowThursday, July 7th, 2011
Woman's 14 Year Old Son Dies When Mother Crashes her CarTuesday, July 5th, 2011
Man Attempts Suicide: Said Prozac Scrambled his BrainWednesday, June 15th, 2011
Mother Dresses Like a Clown & Robs a BankFriday, June 10th, 2011
Woman Becomes Hostile & Suicidal on Depression MedTuesday, June 7th, 2011
Girl, 7, Called Grandma Before Shaler Murder-Suicide — (News WPXI)Tuesday, May 24th, 2011
Warrants detail interview, investigation of fatal hit-and-runFriday, May 13th, 2011
Husband Kills Wife & Himself: LawsuitTuesday, May 10th, 2011
Woman Firefighter Sets Clothes on Fire in Bath During Suicide Attempt:: Fights to Retain Her JobTuesday, March 1st, 2011
Man Stabs Girlfriend 20 TimesWednesday, February 23rd, 2011
Perry County man pleads guilty in wife’s homicide — (The Sentinal)Friday, February 4th, 2011SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants shoots his wife 7- 8 times, leaves body on their property, is imprisoned, attempts suicide.
University Student Takes Depression Med and Then Begins to Engage in Serious Criminal ActivityWednesday, October 20th, 2010
16 Year Old Girl Commits SuicideMonday, September 27th, 2010
18 Year Old Kills Self: Parents Blame Recent Abrupt Withdrawal from Depression MedSaturday, September 18th, 2010
Woman, 32 Years Old, Stabs Her Mother To DeathThursday, August 26th, 2010
Woman Kills her 40 Year Old Daughter: Attempts to Shoot SelfTuesday, July 27th, 2010
Police Forced to Shoot ManFriday, July 2nd, 2010