Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
Cruizer

Mass murder / suicide in Western Australia linked with antidepressants

Recommended Posts

Cruizer

https://www.perthnow.com.au/news/south-west/margaret-river-massacre-depression-drug-clue-to-grandfathers-murder-of-family-ng-b88840726z

 

Hi all. If you live in Australia then you would have most likely heard about the horrible story of the grandfather who shot and killed his kids and grand kids before killing himself. Above is a link to the story which highlights the fact that he had just started taking an ssri

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Kristine

Thank you for posting this link @Cruizer, it was the first thing I thought of when I heard of this heartbreaking event. K xo

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
bubbles
3 hours ago, Kristine said:

Thank you for posting this link @Cruizer, it was the first thing I thought of when I heard of this heartbreaking event. K xo

 

Me too. :(Any time I hear of that sort of thing, it's the first thing I think of.

 

It says that he'd gone onto an antidepressant recently and friends feared it was an SSRI. Which is a completely reasonably assumption, but it hasn't been confirmed.

 

Poor, poor family. Heartbreaking is the only word for it.

 

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  

×

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.