Archive for Abduction/kidnapping

Couple face death penalty for ‘murder’ of Kamille ‘Cupcake’ McKinney, 3, after she was ‘abducted & drugged’ — (The Sun)
SSRI Ed note: Man on Trazodone with woman, 30, kidnaps 3-yr old ,sexually abuses her, gives her drugs and murders her. Faces death penalty.
Ex-MMA fighter convicted of kidnapping former girlfriend, Las Vegas jury finds fighter known as War Machine guilty on 29 counts — (The Toledo Blade)
SSRI Ed note: Martial arts fighter taking steroids, stimulant, antidepressant drugs brutally attacks grlfriend, "roid rage" blamed.
Common antidepressants ‘linked to increased risk of violent behaviour in young people’ — (Belfast Telegraph) Rx for violence? — (LA Times)
SSRI Ed note: Study shows antidepressants associated with violence, especially among young people. Study flawed because it counts period after discontinuance as drug-free.
Mother-of-four died protecting her children from her knife-wielding ex-husband — (The Mirror)
SSRI Ed note: Man in antidepressant withdrawal stalks wife with knife after she evicts him, attacks her daughter and a customer, kills wife.
The silence of Abdelhakim Dekhar, unstable personality and mythomaniac — (Le Monde)
SSRI Ed note: Paranoid man on anti-anxiety meds has grandiose ideas about being persecuted, shoots and kills 5, shoots at photographer, kidnaps motorist.
Push renewed for forced mental treatment — (The Boston Globe)
SSRI Ed note: Man on Dexedrine, Prozac, neuroleptic meds since early youth attacks 3 women at random, killing one. Everyone blames "mental illness".
Source: Santa Monica gunman previously hospitalized for mental health — (CNN)
SSRI Ed note: Man with "mental health issues", hospitalized for "treatment" [99% chance = meds], shoots 5, 4 die immediately, shot to death by police in College library.
Bridger ‘liar, fantasist and killer’ — (Cardiff Local Guide)
Jury rejects 'Zoloft' defense, finds ex-detective guilty of rape — (Los Angeles Times)
Tori Stafford trial: Terri-Lynne McClintic called herself a murderer before abduction, court hears — (Postmedia News)
SSRI Ed note: Woman on Prozac admits to violent fantasies, she and boyfriend kidnap, rape and murder of 8-yr-old Victoria Stafford. Serving life.
Tests Reveal 5th Drug Was Given To Leiby Kletzy Before Being Killed — (Yeshiva News)
Search for son of dead woman spreads to 3 states — (The Journal Star)
Update: Second day of sentencing phase in Hilton trial under way — (
KTLA SPECIAL REPORT: Fmr. Cop Accused Of Rape Blames Anti-Depressant Medication — (KTLA)
SSRI Ed note: Man on Zoloft, neurontin drinks, kidnaps & rapes woman, has no recollection of events, is charged, drug defence rejected, dies by suicide. Wife realizes truth.
PEOPLE v. CARDONA — (Leagle)
SSRI Ed note: Man with drugs and alcohol problem, taking Prozac, commits a clumsy store robbery attempt, tries to abduct a clerk. Pleads PTSD, is convicted.
Missing Family Found in Fluvanna County—(
Mother apologizes for son’s crime spree — (Times Colonist)
SSRI Ed note: Man, 28, on or recently off Celexa and Valium embarks on carjacking, assault and kidnapping spree, injures 2, tells police to shoot him.
Kidnap, robbery suspect caught — (Daily Newburyport News)
SSRI Ed note: Man taking antidepressants, anti-seizure meds embarks on senseless crime spree ending with vehicle crash.
Strange crime spree ends in suicide — (Las Vegas Sun)
SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants goes on crime spree including kidnapping, attempted robbery, shooting at people including 2 children, kills himself.
Cross pleads guilty to murder — (Snoqualmie Valley Record)
SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants, other meds stabs and kills 3, kidnaps teen, has hazy recollection but pleads guilty to homicide.
One Bad Day — (Hartford Advocate)
SSRI Ed note: After taking Paxil for 3 weeks (for shyness), man has psychotic manic episode, "rescues" toddler from family thinking they are kidnappers, charged, life ruined.
Estate agent director could be jailed after sex attack — (The Sleaford Standard)
SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants drinks, stalks and grabs a teenage girl, drags her across the street and tries to rape her. Charged, faces jail, cannot explain actions.
Taxi driver kidnapper jailed for 10 years — (The Grantham Journal)
SSRI Ed note: Man prescribed antidepressants drinks, assaults taxi driver, has no memory of it but turns himself in, charged.
Details emerge in girl’s slaying — (The Boston Globe)
SSRI Ed note: Man, 20, with troubled history and drug addiction, take medication for bipolar and kidnaps rapes and kills 6-yr-old cousin.
Mental woes cited in firefighter case — (ct The Cap Times)
SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants violates custody arrangements.
No Witnesses for Defense in Cold Case of Double Murder — (Brooklyn Daily Eagle)
SSRI Ed note: Lawyers argue that a key prosecution witness has no credibility because he takes Prozac, Zoloft, Paxil, Celexa and other medications.
Bail unchanged for assault suspect — (Worcester Telegram)
SSRI Ed note: Man on painkillers and antidepressants drinks, drives, tries to lure women, resists arrest, assaults two police officers.
Police: Sitter claimed she lost ‘son’ — (The Concord Monitor)
SSRI Ed note: Woman on high dose of antidepressants exhibits unusual behaviour, kidnaps a 1-yr-old.
Incident Raises Questions of Link Between Lack of Meds and Crimes — (Signal SCV)
SSRI Ed note: Man clearly in withdrawal from Zoloft has standoff with police, tries to stab a woman. Psychiatrist Arjun Reyes offers misinformation.
Cops: Accused kidnapper threatened daughter — (The Times-Tribune)
SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants becomes suicidal, abducts daughter, threatens murder-suicide, has 5-hour stand-off with police, is charged with kidnapping.
Paedo in Mob Siege — (The Daily Record)
SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants drinks beer, abducts and sexually assaults a 4-yr-old girl.
PRUITT v. STATE — (Leagle)
Friends describe man accused in freeway standoff as a family man, school volunteer — (The Sun Herald)
SSRI Ed note: Pillar of community on diet pills and antidepressants tried to kidnap woman, gets into standoff. Those how know him assume arrest case of mistaken identity.
‘He just lost it … He is overwhelmed. He is really emotional, he can’t really talk’ — (New York Daily News)
SSRI Ed note: Man in withdrawal from Prozac goes on crime spree, attempts suicide, caught, pleads NCR.
Driver accused in rampage said to be mentally distraught — (San Jose Mercury News)
SSRI Ed note: Man in withdrawal from antidepressant gets angry, goes on destructive rampage.
Death penalty sought in kidnapping, murder of tool salesman — (The News Tribune)
SSRI Ed note: Man on Prozac robs and watches friend murder truck driver knowing this was a problem but not bothering to stop it.
Lanno Takes Stand In His Kidnapping Trial – Defendant Tells Jury Antidepressants May Be To Blame For Actions July 13 — (The Syracuse Post-Standard)
SSRI Ed note: Man on Zoloft starts to behave strangely, becomes manic, kidnaps is wife, is abusive, cannot remember the incident after. He blames the med.
Friends describe man accused in freeway standoff as a family man, school volunteer — (The Sun-Herald)
SSRI Ed note: Man on diet pills and antidepressants "goes crazy" tries to abduct a woman, high-speed chase, points a gun. Nobody believes he would do these things.
Gollaher pleads guilty to second degree murder — (Hannibal Courier Post)
SSRI Ed note: Man feels low, doctor gives him a few sample packs of Paxil, he kidnaps his girlfriend, assaults her mother and kills a man. No NCR plea, gets 27 years.
`He knew what he was doing’ — (The Journal Times)
SSRI Ed note: Man on leave from job due to antidepressants kidnaps wife, beats her with a baseball bat, leaves her in a storage locker.
Six months later, mystery of missing children remains unsolved — (The Kansas City Star)
SSRI Ed note: Man in divorce proceedings takes antidepressants and neuroleptics, kidnaps and murders his two children, will not tell authorities what happened.
Some acid spray details tossed — (The Canton Repository)
SSRI Ed note: Man with no history of mental illness or violence separates from wife, takes Paxil, attempts suicide, traps wife,throws acid on her, gets prison time.
Man, 18, Sentenced In Rape Case: Parents Take The Blame, Saying Their Marital Problems And Divorce Led To A Troubled Childhood — (Sun-Sentinal)
SSRI Ed note: Teen, 18, an exceptional and model student stops taking Prozac, kidnaps and rapes a woman.
Jury selection begins in Navy hero’s robbery trial — (Star-Tribune)
SSRI Ed note: Navy hero has PSRD, takes medication, disappears with son before scheduled trial for armed robbery of a credit union.
  Aurit receives 72 years — (The Parker Chronicle)
Campbellsville Shooting and Kidnapping — (WBKO)
SSRI Ed note: Man on Lexapro kidnaps former lover at gunpoint, shoots his sister
Coates’ competency to be evaluated — The Courier-Journal
SSRI Ed note: Man on Zoloft sexually assaults young girls in department stores.
Skeen Admits to Rape, Murder — (WBIR News)
SSRI Ed note: Man on Lexapro for one month kidnaps, rapes and murders a woman. Gets life
Defense: Nollette intended suicide – Attorneys argue no harm was meant toward the girl — (Lewiston Morning Tribune)
Defendant gets new lawyer in chained-girl case appeal — (Express-News)