Archive for Bomb

Accused Richard Bain testifies about ‘big depression’ – Montreal — (Eastern Ontario Network Television)
One more mass killer, one more drug-addled mind — (Daily Mail)
SSRI Ed note: Norwegian Nazi sympathizer on various "mind-altering chemicals" kills 77 people with a bomb in Oslo and by shooting children at a Labour party youth camp.
eBay man was taking medication — (Herald Sun)
South Carolina teen faces adult charges for school attack — (Reuters)
SSRI Ed note: Teen on medications for ADHD and depression makes bombs, carries guns, shoots a school official. No motive can be identified.
Newspaper Employee Attempts to Bomb Newspaper Office: 3 Day Withdrawal
Witnesses: Kenneth Shipp Shot Huntsville Police Officer Eric Freeman Between The Eyes During Crash Investigation — (NewsWire)
SSRI Ed note: Man on Xanax, hydrocodone; and Prozac (fluoxetine), drinks, shoots and kills police officer during investigation of traffic accident. Gets life.
COMMENTARY: Innocents and innocence over spree-killing trial – Manchester teenagers’ plans provide an eerie reminder — (Helsinki Times)
SSRI Ed note: Manchester court finds two underage boys, on antidepressants, not guilty of conspiracy to murder and conspiracy to cause explosions.
Deputies Had Encountered Suspect Prior to Bomb Scare—(
SSRI Ed note: Man on Effexor, Klonopin and Trileptal, drugged since a teen, has serious mood problems, fixation with bombs and lack of coping ability.
Last words provide clues to Aspen bomber’s motive — (The Vail Daily)
SSRI Ed note: Man with legal problems takes antidepressants, plants bombs at 2 banks on New Years, watches them explode, then shoots himself.
Bomb Suspect Served in Iraq — (News 96.5 WDBO)
SSRI Ed note: Army veteran taking antidepressants decides to build bomb, tried to carry components onto plane. Charged.
Bomb hoaxer spared prison — (North Wales Daily Post)
SSRI Ed note: Woman on medication for depression harasses store staff with bomb threats.
Dad threatened to blow himself up — (Bucks Free Press)
SSRI Ed note: Man, 26, takes antidepressants, after girlfriend breaks off relationship drinks, plants an explosive device, threatens to blow himself up, is apprehended.
Man Accused of Making Bomb Threats to Remain in Jail — (
SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants makes threats, is detained for being a danger to others, deemed mentally ill.
Bomb-threat doctor may be detained — (The Seattle Times)
SSRI Ed note: Doctor on Effexor misses flight, calls in bomb threat, flight diverted.
Arrest adds to Oregon war veteran’s troubles — (
Bomb hoax calls ‘inspired by arrests’ — (The Courier Mail)
SSRI Ed note: Man on Prozac makes disruptive, costly bomb threats. Bail denied.
Royko son won’t try for release on bond — (ABC News)
SSRI Ed note: Ordinary husband and father of 3 on antidepressants attempts to rob bank, threatening them with a pretend bomb.
Shooter Described As Deeply Disturbed — (Washington Post)
SSRI Ed note: Teen, 16, many past losses, loving relationship with grandparents, no history of violence, gets Prozac dose increased, goes on shooting spree killing 10.
Plea Expected in Bank Robbery Case — (Mountain News)
SSRI Ed note: Man, 18, on Zoloft and with no criminal history, and his friend rob a bank, are immediately apprehended.
Man Detonates Bomb: Is Killed by Police — (WOOD8TV)
SSRI Ed note: "Kind, gentle soul" on antidepressants after losing job and girlfriend makes explosive device, breaks into her home to detonate, is killed by police.
Man charged with threatening Cheney — (WOOD TV8)
SSRI Ed note: Man in withdrawal from antidepressants drinks, threatens to blow up himself and the US Vice President.
Pilot Took Amphetamines before Fatal Helicopter Crash, Report Says — (Milwaukee Journal Sentinal)
SSRI Ed note: Pilot lies about drug use on his license application, not entitled to carry passengers, flies on high levels of Prozac and amphetamine, crashes, 3 die.
Suicide Bomb — (WTOL 11)
SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants builds a bomb, blows himself up.
Bomb victim toted a concealed weapon — (USA Today)
SSRI Ed note: Co-worker of bomb-carrying bank robber, possibly part of conspiracy, dies with antidepressants in his system.
Suspect admitted to threats, FBI says — (Tri-city Herald)
SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants threatens to blow up the Grand Coulee Dam.
Former library worker jailed in connection with Yale bombing — (ABC News)
SSRI Ed note: Man, 20, steals rare books and tries to sell them after stopping Prozac. Also suspect in bombing.
Muslim Leader Wants Response To Bomb Plot
Pharmacologist testifies that drugs may have led to pipe bomb killings — (Pittsburgh Live)
Jones, child fighting for lives — (Roswell Daily Record)
SSRI Ed note: Man, 27, on antidepressants takes 5-yr-old girl hostage, shoots her and two others in the head, then kills himself. No motive, no illegal drug use.
Arson attacker found hanging — (South Wales Argus)
SSRI Ed note: Man, 20, in jail for petrol-bomb attack, commits suicide by hanging himself from bedpost. Mental illness blamed.
Impaired pilot crashed plane — (Anchorage Daily News)
Family explores a son’s dilemma — (St. Petersburg Times)
Prozac found at Wedgwood Baptist killer’s house — (Star-Telegram)
SSRI Ed note: Man taking Prozac, possibly in withdrawal, shoots and kills 7 people at church, then kills himself.
$500,000 bail set for doctor accused accused of hiring hit man — (The Star-Ledger)
Bomb suspect says he meant to kill himself — (The Des Moines Register)
Teen jailed after Oregon high school shooting spree — (CNN)
SSRI Ed note: Teen, 15, taking or withdrawing from Prozac brings a gun to school, kills fellow student and wounds 23 others. Paranoid schizophrenia blamed.
Friends remember stormy affair that ended in standoff, death — (The News & Observer)
Slain Wilbraham man called genius, menace — (Springfield Union-News)
SSRI Ed note: Young man on Prozac goads police into shooting him, they kill him.
NH Suspect Shot, Killed In Robbery At PA Motel — (New Hampshire Union Leader)
SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants engages in numerous crimes, is killed by police while robbing a store, sexually assaulting a clerk.
Doctor Says Drugs Put Bombing Suspect in Fantasyland — (The New York Times)
SSRI Ed note: Man on 3 psych meds including Prozac slips into fantasy state, takes home-made explosive on subway as part of planned extortion, is charged.
Man Found Guilty Of Attempted Robbery — (Post-Tribune)
SSRI Ed note: Man on Prozac drinks, robs convenience store, court decides Prozac doesn't affect knowledge of right vs wrong, no understanding that it removes self-control.