Suicides

October 31, 2018 - 2:06 pm
FOLKSTON, Ga. (AP) — A sheriff's report says authorities in rural southeast Georgia found two women dead from gunshots to the head and a teenage boy slain with multiple shots to the chest in what investigators suspect was a double homicide and suicide. WTLV-TV reports the Charlton County Sheriff's...
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October 10, 2018 - 4:25 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles County coroner says actor Verne Troyer, who was best known for his "Austin Powers" role of Mini-Me, died last April of suicide by alcohol intoxication. The coroner's office released its findings Wednesday following an autopsy and investigation into Troyer's April...
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Staff members of jailed councilman Fernando Alberto Alban Salazar embrace outside the Bolivarian National Security Service (SEBIN) headquarters in Caracas, Venezuela, Monday, Oct. 8, 2018. Venezuela's Attorney General Tarek William Saab said Monday that Salazar, who was arrested on suspicion of involvement in a failed assassination attempt on President Nicolas Maduro, has died of suicide. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)
October 09, 2018 - 12:33 am
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The disputed jailhouse death of an opposition councilman arrested on allegations of plotting to kill President Nicolas Maduro has triggered alarm among many Venezuelans and swift condemnation from several foreign dignitaries. Venezuela's government said on Monday that...
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Staff members of jailed councilman Fernando Alberto Alban Salazar embrace outside the Bolivarian National Security Service (SEBIN) headquarters in Caracas, Venezuela, Monday, Oct. 8, 2018. Venezuela's Attorney General Tarek William Saab said Monday that Salazar, who was arrested on suspicion of involvement in a failed assassination attempt on President Nicolas Maduro, has died of suicide. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)
October 08, 2018 - 9:41 pm
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A jailed councilman in Venezuela arrested on suspicion of involvement in a failed assassination attempt on President Nicolas Maduro has died of suicide, the government said Monday. The official suicide claim drew swift denial from opposition leaders close to Fernando Alban...
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FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 1, 2018 file photo, authorities investigate the scene of Saturday's fatal car explosion in Allentown, Pa. Officials with the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives are holding a news conference Thursday, Oct. 4 with prosecutors and Allentown police.(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
October 04, 2018 - 12:26 pm
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Investigators say a man who died with two others in a car blast last weekend had sent letters to family and police indicating he used an explosive to kill himself, his toddler son and adult friend. Officials with the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives...
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A Kern County sheriff's deputy stands near an area where a shooting victim lies, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Bakersfield, Calif. A gunman killed five people, including his wife, before turning the gun on himself, authorities said. (Felix Adamo/The Bakersfield Californian via AP)
September 14, 2018 - 2:00 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Detectives on Friday are investigating a possible domestic violence motive after a gunman shot and killed his ex-wife before killing himself during a nearly 40-minute rampage in Southern California, authorities said. Javier Casarez fatally shot himself as a deputy closed in on...
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A Kern County sheriff's deputy stands near an area where a shooting victim lies, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Bakersfield, Calif. A gunman killed five people, including his wife, before turning the gun on himself, authorities said. (Felix Adamo/The Bakersfield Californian via AP)
September 13, 2018 - 4:31 am
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — A gunman killed five people, including his wife, before turning the gun on himself as a Kern County sheriff's deputy closed in Wednesday, authorities said. There was no immediate word on what sparked the shootings that took place at a home and a business in Bakersfield,...
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Baltimore Police Department Interim Commissioner Gary Tuggle speaks at a news conference to address an investigative review board's final report on the death of Detective Sean Suiter, Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018, in Baltimore. About ten months after Suiter's mysterious death, the board has concluded that he most likely killed himself. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
August 29, 2018 - 11:01 pm
BALTIMORE (AP) — Ten months after the mysterious death of a Baltimore police detective, an investigative review board has concluded that he most likely killed himself. The seven-member panel says the evidence they've reviewed "does not support anyone other than Detective Suiter himself firing the...
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This undated photo provided by the Central Oregon Disability Support Network shows Tashina Aleine Jordan with her son, Mason Jordan. The single mother fatally shot her severely disabled 7-year-old son and then attempted suicide after years spent caring for the child. A relative found Tashina Jordan, 28, unconscious Monday, Aug. 21, 2018, at the Bend, Ore., home she shared with her son and mother. Authorities found the boy and pronounced him dead. Notes at the scene indicated Jordan was the shooter. (Kimberly Teichrow/Central Oregon Disability Support Network via AP via AP)
August 25, 2018 - 6:17 pm
BEND, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon woman authorities say shot and killed her severely disabled 7-year-old son and then attempted suicide is expected to recover. Tashina Aleine Jordan, 28, is being treated at a Bend hospital following a life-threatening overdose, Deschutes County District Attorney John...
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August 24, 2018 - 9:33 pm
CUMMING, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say a Georgia woman killed her husband before killing herself. Forsyth County Sheriff's spokesman Cpl. Doug Rainwater tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution 32-year-old Jackielyn Belangel Brewster and 50-year-old Adrian Lavaughan Brewster were found dead Monday...
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