Archive for Assault with weapon – Page 2

Mom of boy held in stabbing speaks out — (San Diego Union Tribune)
SSRI Ed note: Fetal alcohol syndrome gets blamed for side effects of tricyclic antidepressant
Navy Yard shooter was defense contractor; 13 killed in rampage — (Associated Press)
SSRI Ed note: "Navy Yard" Shooter on Trazodone prescribed by Veteran's Affairs goes on shooting rampage killing 13 people, including himself. No motive identified.
The Mum Of Innocent Teen Melanie Mccarthy Said Last Night: “I Hope My Angel’s Killer Rots In Jail.” — (The Sun)
SSRI Ed note: Man 24, on illegal drugs and antidepressants sentenced to 20 years for being part of a gang that shot a teenage girl.
‘I Love You’: What Father Of Two Shouted Before Shooting His Wife And Later Hanging Himself Over Her ‘Affair With Solicitor’ — (Daily Mail)
SSRI Ed note: Man taking steroids and anti-depressants which make him "violent and unpredictable" shoots his wife at her salon then hangs himself in the woods.
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.
Witness: Durham murder suspect collected knives — (News Observer)
SSRI Ed note: Man take medication for bipolar inconsistently, displays erratic and threatening behaviour, fatally stabs his wife.
Accused’s Depression Drug ‘May Be Behind Killing’ — (The Scotsman)
From beauty to beast: I watched my ex-wife's descent into drugs, violence and murder — (Daily Mirror)
Troopers open fire after driver rams cruiser at Dunkin' Donuts — (
Teen who blames Prozac for his fatal stabbing of friend suing doctors — (Sun News)
Sean Johnson Charged With Assault In Stevens Institute Of Business And Arts In St. Louis Shooting — (Huffington Post)
SSRI Ed note: Student stops taking medication for undisclosed mental illness, shoots administrator, ordered to stay on medication.
Woman hit man with saucepan in street attack — (Llanelli Star)
Mother Forgives Husband For Stabbing Their Twin Daughters To Death While Driven Crazy By Prozac And Is Fighting To Have Him Freed From Jail — (Daily Mail)
SSRI Ed note: Loving father in Paxil withdrawal, on Ambien, Trazadone, Prozac and Lunesta, kills his twin daughters, pleads guilty to avoid the death penalty.
Frantic 911 call from Camden woman who allegedly decapitated her son: 'I did it, I did it' — (The Associated Press)
“They’d had a lifetime of bad luck over a very short period”: Retired couple plagued by string of family tragedies found dead in suspected murder-suicide — (The Daily Mirror)
SSRI Ed note: Happily married man given antidepressants to cope with loss shoot and kills wife of 46 years, then himself.
JOHN BERRY v. STATE OF INDIANA — (Appeal from the Marion Superior Court)
SSRI Ed note: Man diagnosed, given psychotropic mood-stabilizers, antianxiety, antidepressant meds, violently attacks a man with hammer for no reason, charged, convicted.
OCEANSIDE: Assault trial begins for police chief's wife — (U T San Diego)
Cousin: ‘She really is sick’ — (Salem News)
SSRI Ed note: Single mom on psych meds since she was 8 or 9, slashes throats of her two children, attempts suicide, sets apartment on fire, gets 20 - 25 years.
Teen charged in scissors stabbing of Alfredo Allen at Brooklyn HS had shrink appointment that day, mom says — (NEW YORK DAILY NEWS)
SSRI Ed note: Teen on tegretol, banzel, phenobarbital and Prozac commits frenzied scissors attack on another student, gets 17-yr sentence, costs New York $9 million.
Children detail violence of mom’s death — (Las Vegas Sun)
Axe-wielding senior has 58 days left to serve — (The Western Star)
Report blames ‘complacency’ in Minkler shootout deaths — (Fresno Bee)
SSRI Ed note: Man on Vicodin, Prozac, Valium and Temazepam shoots and kills two deputies and himself.
Court: Jailed For three years after attempting to kill uncle with hammer —(Malta Independent)
Mom gets 22 years in slaying of son, 6 — (Philadelphia Enquirer)
Liberty Murder Suspect Squandered Thousands after Filing Bankruptcy — (Easeley Patch)
Father murdered ex-partner in frenzied knife attack in front of their young children —(STV News)
Woman gets jail time for kicking police officer — (Franklin News-Post)
Charges due today against suspect in Snohomish High knife attack— (Heraldnet)
UPDATE: Police say woman killed by boyfriend — (
Woman given year in jail for bloody attack — (Berkshire Eagle)
UPDATE: Shooting suspect to be arraigned by judge in jail — (Fox23 News)
SSRI Ed note: Man, 21, recently treated for depression enters Daily Gazette premises, will not leave, charges at policeman with knife, gets shot.
Boston man faces multiple charges following chase with pregnant passenger — (Times Georgian)
Murder/suicide letter found, South Haven man arrested — (Chicago Post-Tribune)
Knox man pleads guilty to murdering brother — (Knoxville News Sentinel)
Suspect Shot and Killed By Deputy After Alleged Attack — (Prescott News)
Golf club president 'stabbed wife with thermometer' — (The Telegraph)
Family: Medication May Have Led To Hatchet Killings — (WYFF4)
SSRI Ed note: Mom who has just changed antidepressants hammers her two young daughters to death, attempts to kill herself the same way.
Police Say Grad Student Was Shot 11 Times — (KHQ Q6)
Two PCs attacked attending 999 call — (The Hayling Islander)
Man Accused of Beating Father to Death With Weed Trimmer Ordered to Undergo Psych Evaluation — (Chicagoist)
Rochester bat attack suspect to stay in jail on $50g cash bail — (Fosters Daily Democrat)
Man shot by mother expected to recover — (Independent Mail)
Defense: Stewart doesn’t remember nursing home shooting — (WRAL)
SSRI Ed note: Nurse prescribes man, 46, Lexapro, Xanax, Ambien. 2 days later he shoots 11 nursing home residents in a zombie-like state, 8 die. He gets life.
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.
Logan mom pleads guilty to drugging daughters — (
Domestic Violence Death Review Committee — (Chief Coroner of Ontario)
Beginning of summer sees rash of violent crime incidents — (Shanghaiist)
SSRI Ed note: Bus passenger on depression medications assaults, stabs bus driver during operation of the vehicle full of passengers.
Expert says murder victim Daugherty ingested 'lethal dose' of antidepressant — (Tribune Review)
Police: Man who fired at TV crew took prescription drugs, had slurred speech— (Las Vegas Sun)