CONKLIN, N.Y. (AP) — In the waning days of Payton Gendron’s COVID-altered senior year at Susquehanna Valley High School, he logged on to a virtual learning program in economics class that asked: “What do you plan to do when you retire?”
PEARL, Miss. (AP) — A 20-year-old Mississippi woman who faces an upgraded charge of capital murder in the death of her 2-month-old daughter is on suicide watch and is being held in isolation at the Rankin County Jail, authorities said Tuesday.
Less than a year before he was accused of opening fire and killing 10 people in a racist attack at a Buffalo, New York, grocery store, 18-year-old Payton Gendron was investigated for making a threatening statement at his high school.
BROKEN BOW, Neb. (AP) — Investigators believe a Broken Bow woman found dead in her home early Friday morning was killed by her ex-husband, who later killed himself, the Nebraska State Patrol reported.
GRESHAM, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon mother fatally shot her children, ages 6 and 8, before killing herself, police said, and court documents show the woman was headed to trial next month in a bitter and lengthy custody dispute with her ex-partner.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police say a man shot and killed two teenagers who were cousins before turning the gun on himself in what appears to be a murder-suicide.
Officers responded to reports of a man shooting himself in the head in the parking lot of a Party City store on Sunday around 12:30 p.m.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A Tucson man killed himself after fatally shooting his wife and adult stepdaughter in a home, police said.
Two juveniles were in the home when the shooting occurred Tuesday but were unharmed and ran to the home of a neighbor who called 911, police said in a statement.
WENTWORTH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina sheriff is calling for an investigation after an inmate at the county jail died from a self-inflicted injury, the fourth suicide reported in 15 months.
WADENA, Minn. (AP) — An investigation into the deaths of two people in Otter Tail County is a case of murder-suicide, sheriff's officials said Monday.
Deputies responded to a residence in rural Wadena last Friday night where the bodies of two adults were found.
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A man told police he killed American mathematician Scott Johnson in 1988 by pushing the 27-year-old off a Sydney cliff in what prosecutors describe as a gay hate crime, a court heard on Monday.
HARRISONBURG, Va. (AP) — The death of a James Madison softball star has been classified as an apparent suicide, but Rockingham County Sheriff Bryan Hutcheson said Wednesday that an investigation into the death is continuing.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi prison violated inmates' constitutional rights by failing to protect them from violence, meet their mental health needs or take adequate steps for suicide prevention, and by relying too much on prolonged solitary confinement, the U.S.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles man who shot his uncle and strangled his mother, then staged her suicide, has been sentenced to 25 years to life in state prison.
Marcel Gradvohl, 38, was sentenced Monday after pleading no contest to two counts of first-degree murder, prosecutors said.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Louisiana Supreme Court is preparing to hear arguments about a little-known rule that canceled the conviction of a white man who killed himself shortly after the start of his life sentence for killing a Black man.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Three people were found shot to death Friday inside an Indianapolis apartment, police said.
Police officers found the three adults dead after being called to the Oaks of Eagle Creek apartment complex on the city's northwest side about a reported shooting, said Officer Samone Burris with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department.
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Police in suburban Kansas City, Kansas, on Friday identified three people killed in a suspected murder-suicide.
Overland Park police said in a news release that officers were sent to the home Thursday morning after a woman was unable to contact her family inside the home and asked police to check on their well-being.
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the deaths of three people whose bodies were found inside a suburban Kansas City home as a possible murder-suicide.
Overland Park police said in a news release that officers went to the home Thursday morning after a woman was unable to contact her family inside the home.
IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — The badly decomposed bodies of three people were found in a Southern California home Wednesday in what may have been a domestic dispute that ended in murder-suicide more than a year ago, authorities said.
POMFRET, Vt. (AP) — A 56-year-old New York resident has died during a snowmobile race in Vermont, police said.
State police troopers from the Royalton Barracks responded to the Suicide Six ski area in Pomfret at about 2:30 p.m.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Two young cousins were livestreaming from a St. Louis apartment when one child fatally shot the other before killing herself in what family members say was a tragic accident.
Police are still investigating Friday's incident in which a 12-year-old girl, Paris Harvey, shot a 14-year-old boy, Kuaron Harvey, before shooting herself.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A couple who was found dead in their Topeka home died in a murder-suicide, authorities said Tuesday.
The bodies of Linda Marie Vidosh-Zempel and John Alfred John Zempel, both 68, were found on Monday evening.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A man and woman have been found dead in a downtown Las Vegas apartment and police said it appears to be a murder-suicide.
They said the bodies were discovered by a neighbor at the apartment complex about 2:30 p.m.
SEATTLE (AP) — King County has agreed to pay $750,000 to the family of a man who killed himself in a Seattle jail after they filed a lawsuit alleging jail officials knew or should have known the man was in crisis but failed to protect him.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — A woman whose 4-year-old child was found dead earlier this year during a foiled suicide attempt at a central Florida resort has been arrested on a first-degree murder charge, officials said.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A former Department of Homeland Security official's death two years ago that generated right-wing conspiracy theories was ruled a suicide Wednesday by a Northern California sheriff-coroner.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — An inmate at the state prison in Tucson died Tuesday morning and it appears to be a suicide, authorities said.
Arizona Department of Corrections officials said 43-year-old Timothy W.
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Stanford soccer star Katie Meyer's death has been ruled a suicide.
The Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office confirmed the cause of death Friday.
“The County of Santa Clara Medical Examiner-Coroner is investigating Kathryn Meyer’s death.
PHOENIX (AP) — The deaths of two Phoenix roommates are being investigated as a slaying-suicide, police said.
They said officers responded to a call of a person shot around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday and found Terrance Cameron, 66, dead from a gunshot wound.
LENEXA, Kan. (AP) — A shooting that left three people dead in Lenexa, Kansas, during the weekend was an apparent murder-suicide, police said Monday.
Officers who went to a home in Lenexa early Sunday on reports of a shooting found one person dead.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The survivor of an apparent murder-suicide pact has been charged with his girlfriend's death, officials said.
Alec Almanzar, 23, fatally shot Ayadalis Chalas, 21, at the Hot Shot Shooting Range in Holly Hill on Oct.
GRANBURY, Texas (AP) — Police making a welfare check in a small North Texas town found the bodies of two adults and two children in their house, officials said Friday.
In a statement, Granbury police said officers made the welfare check Thursday afternoon.
CHADBOURN, N.C. (AP) — A former North Carolina police chief who resigned amid a misconduct investigation was arrested Thursday in South Carolina after authorities said he failed to appear in court, and a couple accused of helping stage his suicide is also facing charges.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A man and woman died of gunshot wounds in a Wichita recreational vehicle park in an apparent murder-suicide, police said Friday.
Officers went to the All Seasons RV Park late Thursday after someone called to report they had been unable to get ahold of the man and woman.
The sister of a woman who died by suicide while in Chicago policy custody sued the city, alleging that officers failed to recognize she was in the midst of a mental health crisis and did not properly monitor her in a holding cell.
PORT ST. LUCIE (AP) — Police are investigating after a man fatally shot two people, two dogs and himself at a Florida home, officials said.
A roommate returned to the Port St. Lucie home Sunday night and discovered the dead people, according to a Port St.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A civil lawsuit has been filed over the jail suicide of a Wichita man charged with killing an elderly Army veteran.
KAKE-TV reports that the suit, which was filed Friday, alleges that Sedgwick County commissioners and the sheriff are at fault in the death of 36-year-old Austin Stewart.
BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The sister of Wall Street fraudster Bernie Madoff and her husband were found dead in what investigators said was an apparent murder-suicide in Florida, according to news reports.
MIAMI (AP) — Authorities say a Brightline train killed a man who walked onto the tracks, raising the toll of deaths since the Florida higher-speed passenger trains resumed operations.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A television producer was sentenced to eight years in prison for killing her deaf and partially blind sister in what prosecutors said was a botched murder-suicide, prosecutors said Thursday.
CHICAGO (AP) — Authorities in suburban Chicago were investigating the possibility that a man suspected in the beating death of his girlfriend intentionally swerved into oncoming traffic, killing himself and the driver of another vehicle, a law enforcement official said Thursday.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — An inmate has died at the Coconino County jail and it appears to be a suicide, according to authorities.
County sheriff's officials said the name of the inmate was being withheld until that person’s relatives can be notified.
PHOENIX (AP) — A gunman who shot and wounded five Phoenix police patrol officers and injured four others last week died by suicide, authorities said Monday.
An autopsy done by the Maricopa County Medical Examiner’s Office states that 36-year-old Morris Richard Jones III died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.
DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — A murder-suicide is suspected in the deaths of a man and woman whose bodies were found in their Florida home, investigators say.
The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office said in a news release that the bodies were found Wednesday in a trailer home the two shared in Dunedin, Florida.
CORSICANA, Texas (AP) — A sixth person has died after a man opened fire on members of his family in Texas before killing himself as officers approached, police said.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Louisiana Supreme Court said Tuesday that it will decide whether a white man’s conviction for killing a Black man should be thrown out because he killed himself in prison while appealing the verdict.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The deaths of a man and woman on Tucson’s east side appears to be a murder-suicide, according to police.
They said a 911 caller requested a welfare check on the occupants of a residence around 1 p.m.
BROWN DEER, Wis. (AP) — The medical examiner's office on Monday identified the three people killed in a shooting at a suburban Milwaukee apartment building, including the man police say shot the two others before killing himself.
DERBY, Kan. (AP) — Police have identified a man and woman who died in an apparent murder-suicide in the Wichita suburb of Derby.
Haley Powell, 19, of Wichita, died after being shot Friday afternoon outside the Trails at Derby Apartments, the Wichita Eagle reported.
DERBY, Kan. (AP) — Derby police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide that left a man and woman dead.
Police Chief Robert Lee said officers were called to the Trails at Derby Apartments Friday afternoon after a shooting.