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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With his mind set on the murder suicide of an entire family, Hawe:
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.
Hughes was arrested by North Wales Police, who had been contacted by the online Hope Line Crisis Centre in the US amid concerns he was planning a murder suicide by ambushing police officers after reporting a non-existent crime.
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.
According to KTHV-TV, Channel 11, just before 8 a.m., 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. North left the air force and opened up her own personal protection firm.
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.
Ablow has also authored six novels, all with provocative names, like "Murder Suicide," "Denial," and "Psychopath."
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.
While an official determination has not yet been made, preliminary results obtained by a medical examiner point to a murder suicide by Sahel Kazemi, the girlfriend of ex-NFL player Steve McNair.