Arrow-right Camera

Tags


Everything tagged


Sort by:

Stories tagged: suicide


Investigation Finds Mother Intentionally Drove Family Into Lake

A distraught mother who struggled with financial and marital difficulties steered the family car into a lake, drowning herself and her three young children, police concluded Wednesday. The bodies of …


Man Found In Fire Killed Himself

A man whose body was found in a burning apartment Saturday died of self-inflicted wounds, Spokane police reported. Firefighters found the 37-year-old man in a bathroom at 2937 E. Queen …


Man Found Dead After Apartment Fire Victim Was Seen Carrying Propane Tank Earlier In Day

Firefighters responding to a fire at a Hillyard apartment Saturday found a man’s partially burned body inside the bathroom. A neighbor reported the fire at 2937 E. Queen just after …


Golfer Shoots Manager, Kills Self

A former professional golfer who was reprimanded for his behavior on a public course shot the course manager in the chest Wednesday and then killed himself in the pro shop. …


Inmate Who Killed Self Identified

A Renton woman who died after hanging herself early Tuesday in the Auburn City Jail was identified as Sandra B. Harms. Harms, 39, was arrested early Tuesday in Renton on …


Man Shoots Co-Workers, Then Himself Postal Worker Fires As Many As A Dozen Shots In Outburst

In the middle of a busy, late-night holiday shift, a postal worker pulled a pistol, shot a supervisor who had disciplined him, killed one co-worker and wounded another, before taking …


Officer Suspected In Hit-And-Run Kills Himself Shot Rings Out As Investigators Arrive At Home; Mom, Infant Hit By Bronco Seriously Hurt

A Los Angeles policeman shot himself to death as officers arrived to question him about a hit-and-run accident that seriously injured a woman and her 10-month-old daughter. Authorities tracked a …


Ex-Boyfriend Kills Two Women, Himself

A man angry at his ex-girlfriend opened fire with a rifle Tuesday at the paging company where she worked, killing her and another woman before shooting himself to death. Charles …


Man Kills Woman, Self In Factory

A man walked into an auto parts manufacturer near Detroit Monday and fired several shots, prompting hundreds of workers to leave the building. He then shot and killed a woman …


Bodies Of Man, Girl Found In Bellevue Home

The decomposing bodies of a man and a girl believed to be his daughter have been found at his house nine days after he was last seen alive. Police Capt. …


Doctor Poisons 3 Daughters, Then Kills Himself In His Car Estranged Wife Discovers Bodies In Home In Secluded, Wealthy Oregon Neighborhood

A doctor apparently poisoned his three young daughters with drugs, then sat inside his parked Jaguar and killed himself with exhaust fumes Thursday in one of Oregon’s wealthiest neighborhoods. The …


Slayings Explained In Letter Bellevue Father Kills Wife And Two Sons, Then Himself

A Hong Kong fireworks importer who killed his wife and two sons before committing suicide in their well-to-do suburban home was saddled with business and personal problems, police said Tuesday. …


Rampage Ends With 3 Dead Angry Man Shoots Co-Workers, Then Himself

A plastics factory employee infuriated by an argument at work fatally shot two co-workers and wounded four others Thursday, then fled and killed himself. Less than two hours after shooting …


Office Identifies Man Who Drove Off Ferry Dock

A man who died after driving a van off a state ferry dock has been identified as Daniel Adotei Pappoe, 21, of Lynnwood, the Snohomish County medical examiner’s office said …


Man Drives Van Off State Ferry Dock

A man drove a van off the state ferry dock Saturday in this suburb between Seattle and Everett, reportedly after asking a ticket taker, “Do I deserve to live?” The …


Molester Shoots Social Workers, Himself

A man on probation for child molesting made an appointment to see his counselor and probation officer and then killed both men Monday before shooting himself to death, police said. …


After 30-Hour Standoff, Man Apparently Kills Self

A man who holed up in a motel room, letting his little boy go and then keeping police at bay for more than 30 hours, apparently killed himself with a …


Unable To Fulfill Contract, Ticket Broker Kills Himself

A businessman contracted to provide 100 Masters tickets for corporate clients killed himself Friday morning when it became apparent he could not meet his obligations. Allen F. Caldwell III, 40, …


Man Kills Family, Then Shoots Self

Hours after checking out of a psychiatric ward, a riverboat pilot shot five family members to death, then killed himself with his last bullet at his favorite childhood fishing spot. …


Student Kills Self When Joke, Shot Go Astray

A college student jokingly fired a shot into an apartment wall early Friday and wounded his roommate in another room - and then killed himself when he realized what he …


Rage, Loss Of Money Drove Gunman Killer Had Lost Life’s Savings; Hate Letter Found In His Pocket

Desperate for money and filled with rage, the man who opened fire atop the Empire State Building spent the day before his deadly assault scoping out the skyscraper. Ali Abu …


Gunfire Atop N.Y. Landmark Palestinian Kills Man, Self As Tourists Flee Empire State Building In Terror

A policeman carries an injured infant from the Empire State Building on Sunday. Photo by Associated Press


Woman Stalks, Kills Ex-Boyfriend

A woman ordered to stay away from her ex-boyfriend donned a beard, glasses and baseball cap, and shot him to death at work before killing herself. Just last week, Cheryl …


American Freed By Koreans Kills Himself

Hunziker


Caught Stealing Toy, Boy Jumps To Death

An 11-year-old boy jumped to his death from the seventh floor of an apartment building after he was caught trying to steal a $14 toy, police said Tuesday. The boy, …


Moses Lake Boy Kills Mother, Sister, Himself 14-Year-Old Was Cousin Of Boy Who Was Slain In February Rampage At Frontier Junior High

A 14-year-old boy fatally shot his mother and little sister and then committed suicide Friday in this small town rocked by a triple homicide just 10 months ago. Aaron J. …


Mother’s Return May Have Led To Fatal Leap

Chicqua Roveal holds her son Shando. Photo by Associated Press


Sports People

Roy Jones Jr. fights Mike McCallum tonight in Tampa, Fla., with the WBC light heavyweight title at stake, a championship which became vacant when Fabrice Tiozza, who won it on …


German Pilot Crashes Into Mountain

A pilot deliberately crashed his single-engine plane into Germany’s highest mountain Sunday, ignoring pleas from police and army officers in pursuing helicopters not to take his life. Authorities evacuated tourists …


Suspect In Astoria Bombings Kills Self Small Bombs Detonated At Coffee Shops; One Other Person Hurt

The suspect in two bombings that occurred minutes apart at two popular coffee shops during Sunday brunch shot and killed himself in the confusion as diners fled one of the …