murder suicide

murder suicide

A double act in which a person kills one or more others before killing him- or herself, or at the same time as killing one (e.g., joint suicide) or more (e.g., suicide bombing) others.
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We are still gathering information about this isolated incident, however it appears to have been a murder suicide amongst a family in their room," Schultz said.
An investigation later determined that the cause was "flight control inputs," most likely by the captain - read, murder suicide or mass murder, whichever way you see it.
Walsall double shooting: Police probe murder suicide scenario 3.
police received a call from a man that a murder suicide had taken place at the address, in the Longlea neighborhood of west Little Rock, near Pleasant Valley Country Club.
Not long afterward Mitchell and Smith were found dead together in what was ruled a murder suicide.
This may reflect the fact that planning and carrying out a murder suicide is more cognitively complex than planning and carrying out a suicide, Ms.
Meghan and Kelly Reilly died last summer in New Jersey after their Co Cavan-born father Thomas, 46, drowned them and then hung himself in a murder suicide tragedy which shocked the US public.
FIVE people were found dead, three of them children, in what appeared to be a murder suicide in a home in Yorba Linda, California.
A DERANGED man shot dead his elderly parents before turning the gun on himself in a horror murder suicide.
A SHOCKING study into murder suicides in this country cases show they are far more common than we imagine.
The truly shocking statistic is more than half of the victims of these murder suicides involve children.
When it comes to murder suicides, I'm keeping my pity for the victims they leave behind.