Naomi Judd Opens Up About Battle With ‘Life-Threatening’ Depression — (ABC News)Saturday, April 30th, 2022SSRI Ed note: Popular oountry singer, long-time user of every type of antidepressant, none help,, blames "treatment resistant" depression, dies by suicide.
He killed his mother — then sent his brother $250 for ‘damages,’ family says — (The Washington Post)Tuesday, April 10th, 2018SSRI Ed note: "Severely depressed" man treated for severe depression, 2 suicide attempts, shoots, kills mother, close friend and self. Everyone baffled.
Tennessee sheriff: Decatur slaying suspect taken for psychiatric treatment earlier this month — (The Decatur Daily)Thursday, June 30th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Diagnosed [read: history with psych drugs] woman speeds, gets "treatment", becomes worse, starts acting "crazy" kills husband, charged with homicide.
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.
Alleged Chattanooga Shooter’s Family Says He Suffered From Depression — (ABC News)Sunday, July 19th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Chattanooga shooter not a jihadist, just a young man taking too many drugs. Family says this is not the son they always knew, are shocked.
UPDATE: Autopsy report shows man in murder/suicide had several drugs in his system — (WRCBtv)Wednesday, June 17th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man on 2 antidepressants and marijuana kills his girlfriend, their dog and himself.
American tragedy: At least 50% of police shooting victims struggled with mental illness — (Daily Kos)Sunday, April 5th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Police officers too often feel justified in slaughtering people diagnosed with mental illness.
Solvay Pharma Must Face Bribery Claims — (Courthouse News Service)Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
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.
Son learns to forgive mother who had father killed — (The Post and Courier)Saturday, October 19th, 2013
Autopsy finds bad heart, antidepressant killed “Low Tax” Looper — (Knox News)Friday, September 13th, 2013
Saint Thomas Sued In Death Of Teen Who Took Prozac, Other Meds — (The Tennessean)Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013
APNewsBreak: Suit claims VA negligent in suicide — (KnoxNews)Wednesday, October 12th, 2011
Girl recalls screams of ‘She’s dead!’, Jury hears tape about toddler death — (The Tennessean)Wednesday, June 29th, 2011
Witness says Merritt ‘was on a mission’ in bar slaying — (The Knoxville News Sentinel)Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011SSRI Ed note: Man on cocktail of psych drugs including Lexapro, Wellbutrin, gets into a fight at a bar, shoots and kills a man and cuts and chews a piece of flesh. Gets life.
Man Kills his Wife: One Week Withdrawal From ZoloftThursday, March 3rd, 2011
Randy Graybeal takes witness stand — (Bristol Herald Courier)Thursday, October 14th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Man on Pristiq kills his wife for being unfaithful, attempts suicide, denies premeditation. Charged w 1st degree murder, convicted voluntary manslaughter.
State High Court Upholds Death Sentence For Triple Homicide At TDOT Facility — (The Chattanoogan)Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010SSRI Ed note: Man on Celexa, Xanax, shoots and kills his estranged wife, 2 other employees at her workplace. Gets 3 death sentences.
Man Threatens Police With Knife: Shot Dead by PoliceTuesday, July 20th, 2010
Firefighter With his Child in Car Arrested For DUITuesday, July 20th, 2010
Teen’s hanging in juvenile detention facility being probed — (Knoxville News Sentinal)Tuesday, July 6th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Divorced mom thinks locking up her 15-yr-old and drugging him will help solve his drug problem. Instead it makes him suicidal and he hangs himself.
Two Men Die By Suicide in Small Town On Same DayThursday, May 20th, 2010
Woman Enters High School: Acts Strangely and Knocks Over Teacher: Possible Alcohol Also InvolvedFriday, April 16th, 2010
JEFFERY T. SILER, JR., v. STATE OF TENNESSEE — (Leagle)Monday, April 12th, 2010
19 Year Old Arrested For StalkingWednesday, March 24th, 2010
Man Shoots Five Times: Then Gun Jammed: One Child InjuredTuesday, February 2nd, 2010
Father With Two Children in Car Drives Erratically: Hits Two Cars: Swerves on RoadSaturday, January 23rd, 2010
Songwriter Knifes Friend: He Dies From Heart Attack: Alcohol Also InvolvedMonday, October 26th, 2009
59 Year Old Brother Kills his Sister and Her BoyfriendFriday, September 25th, 2009
35 Year Old Man Pulled From River: Probable SuicideWednesday, September 16th, 2009
Attorney Bizarrely Fakes his Own Death: Sentenced to 5 Years ProbationSaturday, July 25th, 2009
Neglect charges pending against mother—(The Murfreesboro Post)Monday, May 18th, 2009
Dolly Cox pleads guilty in drunken-driving accident that killed firefighter—(The Commercial Appeal)Tuesday, April 28th, 2009
Pilot of Crashed Planed Was Taking Celexa—(kswo.com)Friday, April 10th, 2009
Body found in Duck River—(Daily Herald)Thursday, April 9th, 2009
Deputies Had Encountered Suspect Prior to Bomb Scare—(tricities.com)Tuesday, March 17th, 2009SSRI Ed note: Man on Effexor, Klonopin and Trileptal, drugged since a teen, has serious mood problems, fixation with bombs and lack of coping ability.
Erin McLean: ‘It was a huge mistake’: In an exclusive interview, Erin McLean tells her side of a tragic story — (Knoxville News Sentinel)Sunday, October 12th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Young father struggling with vatious challenges is prescribed Lexapro, he shoots and kills a man he thinks is having an affair with his wife shortly after.
FBI: deputy shooting suspect may be in East Tenn. — (6ABC WATE)Wednesday, September 24th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Veteran on Zoloft shoots 2 deputies, killing one.
Belle Meade Couple allegedly stabbed By 14 Year Old Son — (WZTV)Monday, August 4th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Teen prescribed antidepressants stabs his parents in the night.
Assistant DA Pleads Guilty To DUI — (Supra)Friday, August 1st, 2008SSRI Ed note: Assistant D.A. takes too much of his prescribed antidepressant, drives, causes accident, charged with impaired driving.
State of Tennesseev. Warner Conrad Bias — (Court of Criminal Appeals Of Tennessee At Knoxville)Wednesday, May 21st, 2008SSRI Ed note: Man on Lexapro and a neuroleptic is paranoid, threatens spouse, murders her, sets the house on fire, is arrested driving erraticly. Gets life, appeal fails.
St. Paul soldier’s blended family shattered by horrors of war — (The Star Tribune)Sunday, April 27th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Happily married soldier on antidepressants and sleep meds has insomnia, worries about redeployment, dies by suicide in Iraq.
Despite PTSD, fallen soldier was determined to return to Iraq — (Rocky Mountain News)Monday, April 21st, 2008SSRI Ed note: Army man suffers thought disturbance on antidepressants, tells father about issue, dies by suicide. His wife recognizes antidepressants as cause.
Possible Motive Revealed in Deaths of Chattanooga Couple — (WDEF)Monday, January 14th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Man stops taking his medication for depression, kills wife and himself.
Maury County Student Brings Gun To School — (WKRN.com)Wednesday, January 9th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Teen on Zoloft brings gun to school, police alerted
State Rep. Rob Briley charged with DUI, evading arrest — (The Leaf-Chronicle)Monday, September 10th, 2007SSRI Ed note: House Judiciary Chairman takes Cymbalta, drinks, drives impaired, speeds, resists arrest and damages police property.
Bomb-threat doctor may be detained — (The Seattle Times)Friday, July 27th, 2007SSRI Ed note: Doctor on Effexor misses flight, calls in bomb threat, flight diverted.
Top Army Recruiter Says ‘Enough is Enough’ — (News Channel 5)Wednesday, May 9th, 2007SSRI Ed note: Young army recruit hooked on antidepressants kills himself during basic training.
Threats jolt two Rutherford schools — (Daily News Journal)Tuesday, April 24th, 2007SSRI Ed note: Boy on Wellbutrin threatens classmates. Virginia Tech massacre blamed.