Woman who used machete to force ex-boyfriend into sex sentenced to 20 years in psychiatric hospital — (7NEWS)Saturday, November 2nd, 2019SSRI Ed note: Teen prescribed psych meds doesn't always take them, attacks ex twice in 2 years, forces sex on him, judge demands she take meds, 20 yrs in psych hospital,
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.
Ontario woman jailed for 12 years for killing elderly neighbour — (The Toronto Star)Tuesday, April 19th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Drug addicted woman on Zoloft stabs boyfriend, then stabs elderly neighbour, 89, 149 times, killing her during burglary. Troubled childhood blamed.
Is Titus Young the latest NFL player suffering from hits to the head? — (CBS Sports.com)Friday, May 17th, 2013SSRI Ed note: Football player in withdrawal exhibits increasingly aggressive, belligerent behaviour, gets into trouble. Concussions / CTE blamed.
Suspect threw gun in flowers as he fled — (Herald.ie)Saturday, March 23rd, 2013
From beauty to beast: I watched my ex-wife's descent into drugs, violence and murder — (Daily Mirror)Saturday, February 2nd, 2013
ANDREW REID LACKEY v. STATE OF ALABAMA — (Court of Criminal Appeals of Alabama)Friday, September 28th, 2012SSRI Ed note: Man resists attempts to have his death sentence for murder reversed
David Clairmonte burgled father days before Luton murder — (BBC News)Wednesday, March 7th, 2012SSRI Ed note: Man becomes suicidal, quits sertraline, in 4 weeks withdrawal burgles father's home, a few days later bludgeons neighbour to death in attempted robbery.
Thief walked into unlocked bank and stole phones — (Bolton News)Tuesday, October 11th, 2011
UPDATE: Shooting suspect to be arraigned by judge in jail — (Fox23 News)Monday, October 10th, 2011SSRI Ed note: Man, 21, recently treated for depression enters Daily Gazette premises, will not leave, charges at policeman with knife, gets shot.
NH man accused of vicious attack on mother and child claims insanity — (Bangor Daily News)Monday, December 6th, 2010
Woman given probation for 8 Pine burglaries — (Payson Roundup)Friday, November 26th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Woman stops taking antidepressants when insurance runs out, launches a series of burglaries of neighbours, is caught, gets probation.
Fairbanks woman gets 3 years for crime spree — (Juneau Empire)Monday, March 29th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Woman, boyfriend consume antidepressants, go on crime spree, threaten students, commit burglaries. She does not remember. Bipolar disorder blamed.
Chicoan to get evaluation before sentencing — (Chicoer News)Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010SSRI Ed note: Upstanding, respected family man takes antidepressant, drinks, burglarizes a student residence, sexually assaults young woman.
Sorry for all the trouble —(The Suffolk Times)Thursday, April 2nd, 2009SSRI Ed note: (Another) veteran addicted to psych meds including Venlafaxine, Xanax, exhibits erratic behaviour, commits multiple felonies, withdrawal even worse.
Robledo faces five felonies, from fleeing to theft, in Duluth courtroom — (Duluth News-Tribune)Wednesday, March 4th, 2009SSRI Ed note: Young man on antidepressants admits homicidal thoughts, commits multiple offences, thinks he can outsmart police, is charged on 5 felony counts.
Police say heart transplant teen plotted murder — (CNN)Friday, August 29th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Teen on drug combo incl antidepressants, becomes dangerous, conceives a plot to kill a neighbour, stops the A/Ds, the violent thoughts disappear.
Lawyer’s insanity defense succeeds in Stamford court — (The Stamford Advocate)Tuesday, May 20th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Lawyer prescribed Adderall, Prozac, suffers psychotic episode, shoots at motorist, breaks in to ex's home, court recognizes meds responsible.
Second Doctor Implicated In La Jolla Surgeon’s Case: Lasik Doctor Accused Of Prescription Fraud, Domestic Violence — (NBC San Diego)Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008SSRI Ed note: Physician on Lexapro assaults girlfriend while driving. Faces various charges.
Ex-Student Sentenced For Attacks On Campus — (Tyler Morning Telegraph)Friday, February 29th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Teen on antidepressants skips a dose, goes to school, stabs a boy, Also guilty of threats, theft, burglary while on meds.
City/Region News — (The Register-Guard)Tuesday, October 9th, 2007SSRI Ed note: Woman on antidepressants drinks, her behavior spirals out of control, she burns down her neighbour's home, is charged.
Knife pierced pensioner’s heart four times, court told — (NZPA)Thursday, September 6th, 2007SSRI Ed note: Mom on Prozac viciously beats and stabs a pensioner to death, burgles her apartment, denies all charges. Loses access to her 8-yr-old son.
Jailed: for Burnham burglary crook can’t remember — (Burnham Highbridge Weekly)Wednesday, March 28th, 2007SSRI Ed note: Young man taking antidepressants drinks, commits a clumsy break-in which he does not remember, is caught, charged, imprisoned for 20 months.
Killer Sentenced to Life In Woodbridge Slaying — (The Washington Post)Sunday, March 18th, 2007SSRI Ed note: Teen given multiple psych drugs, including Paxil, is deliirious, kills 2 people at different times, sentenced to life, Avoids death penalty due to youth.
Troubled life, then a shooting — (The Philadelphia Inquirer)Wednesday, January 3rd, 2007SSRI Ed note: Injured, out-of work man, never before in trouble, takes antidepressants, goes on crime spree, shoots police officer, everyone is shocked.
Lawyer: Woman changed mind about killing ex-boyfriend — (Journal Inquirer)Tuesday, December 19th, 2006SSRI Ed note: Woman on Zoloft plans to stab and kill her ex-boyfriend, breaks into his house intoxicated, he comes home and subsues her.
‘He just lost it … He is overwhelmed. He is really emotional, he can’t really talk’ — (New York Daily News)Wednesday, December 28th, 2005SSRI Ed note: Man in withdrawal from Prozac goes on crime spree, attempts suicide, caught, pleads NCR.
Royko son won’t try for release on bond — (ABC News)Tuesday, April 12th, 2005SSRI Ed note: Ordinary husband and father of 3 on antidepressants attempts to rob bank, threatening them with a pretend bomb.
Accused teen planned to kill parents, court told – Westminster detective testifies in death of boy’s dad — (The Denver Post)Wednesday, February 16th, 2005SSRI Ed note: Teen given Wellbutrin (for ADHD!) enters "downward spiral", starts saving the pills to poison his parents but kills his Dad violently before that happens.
Plea Expected in Bank Robbery Case — (Mountain News)Thursday, January 6th, 2005SSRI Ed note: Man, 18, on Zoloft and with no criminal history, and his friend rob a bank, are immediately apprehended.
Man, 18, Sentenced In Rape Case: Parents Take The Blame, Saying Their Marital Problems And Divorce Led To A Troubled Childhood — (Sun-Sentinal)Tuesday, August 3rd, 2004SSRI Ed note: Teen, 18, an exceptional and model student stops taking Prozac, kidnaps and rapes a woman.
Aurit receives 72 years — (The Parker Chronicle)Tuesday, March 30th, 2004
Minong arson suspect kills self during police standoff — (NEWS TRIBUNE)Wednesday, October 23rd, 2002
Jilted boyfriend sentenced in diner murder- Psychiatrist blames bad Prozac reaction — (Colorado Springs Gazette)Saturday, February 2nd, 2002
Guilty Plea to Rape Charge Draws 21 Years in Prison — (Post and Courier)Friday, November 16th, 2001
KFC standoff ends safely — (Cape Cod Times)Thursday, October 4th, 2001
25 YEARS FOR ROBBING TOP REGENT – UNLIKELY BURGLAR HIT BOARD PRESIDENT — (The Capital Times)Tuesday, May 22nd, 2001
JURY RULES BAYLESS DEATH WAS SUICIDE — (Lexington Herald-Leader)Saturday, March 20th, 1999SSRI Ed note: Woman on Prozac disappears, kills herself. Police had wanted to question her about a recent arson and burglary.
Idaho 14-year-old may face adult charges — (The Deseret News)Monday, April 13th, 1998
; MAINTAINS INNOCENCE — (The Evansville Courier)Tuesday, June 17th, 1997
Abortion clinic fire suspect to undergo psychiatric exam — (Associated Press)Friday, February 21st, 1997
BOND NOT ALLOWED FOR DAVIS, JUDGE CALLS HIM THREAT AFTER HOSTAGE ORDEAL — (Chicago Tribune)Wednesday, January 1st, 1997
MURDER SUSPECT IN COURT — (The Columbian)Thursday, May 30th, 1996
School Shooting Suspect Had Hallucinations Man Is To Undergo Psychiatric Exam — (The Columbus Dispatch)Friday, October 27th, 1995SSRI Ed note: Man with history of taking psych meds, on antidepressants, drinks, commits a number of crimes., is charged.
Did Drugs Make Him Steal? Judge Says No Judge: Drugs Didn’t Cause Thefts — (THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE)Saturday, April 8th, 1995SSRI Ed note: Psychiatrist prescribes 6 drugs to "OCD" young man including Valium, Prozac,, Clonidine, he does 6 armed robberies in week. Judge denies meds responsible.
Rochester Man Goes On Trial For Setting 7 Fires in 1992 — (New Hampshire Union Leader)Friday, February 11th, 1994SSRI Ed note: Man with history of anxiety, depression is prescribed several antidepressants including Prozac, he sets fires around the city.
Chief’s wife says anti-depressant led to problems — (Fort Pierce Tribune)Friday, November 20th, 1992SSRI Ed note: Man takes Prozac, undergoes personality change, becomes callous, paranoid and uncaring, behaves badly to family.