Memphis Mom Tasha Thomas Killed by Estranged Husband in Murder-Suicide

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Memphis Mom Tasha Thomas Killed by Estranged Husband in Murder-Suicide

MEMPHIS MURDER-SUICIDE: Tasha Thomas, a Memphis mother of two, was shot and killed at the University of Little Scholars Learning Center on East Raines Road Tuesday morning. The suspected shooter was identified by family members and friends as her estranged husband Charles Thomas.

Investigators say after Thomas fatally shot Tasha, he left the scene and barricaded himself inside a home, where he later committed suicide.

WMC Action News 5 reports Tasha Thomas feared for her life and tried to get out of the relationship. An aunt of the deceased woman told the TV station that she had just filed for divorce and had attempted to leave Charles Thomas on several occasions.

Charles Thomas reportedly has a long and violent criminal rap sheet.

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Keith Belajonas, Suspected of Killing Wife, Commits Suicide After Fleeing to Staten Island

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Keith Belajonas, Suspected of Killing Wife, Commits Suicide After Fleeing to Staten Island (Photo credit: MySpace)

Pennsylvania dad, Keith Belajonas, allegedly killed his wife and fled to Staten Island with their two young sons early Thursday morning.

NBC Philadelphia reports, Belajonas went to a Staten Island drug store where one of his relatives worked. He then pulled out a gun and tried to rob the CVS. He fled the scene and was later found dead drom a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Early Thursday, Keith Belajonas’ neighbors said they heard fighting and a gunshot at the family’s home in Drexel Hill. Police later found his wife’s body at the home about 2:30 a.m. with multiple stab wounds and a gunshot wound to the head. Police issued a Amber alert for the two boys, who were later found with a relative.

NBC Philadelphia reports one child asked, “Is Mommy dead.”

 

Police Suspect Triple Murder-Suicide in Deaths of ‘Christian Family’ at Mission Viejo Home

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Police Suspect Triple Murder-Suicide in Deaths of ‘Christian Family’ at Mission Viejo Home (Credit: Video Screengrab)

MISSION VIEJO TRIPLE MURDER-SUICIDE:  Police suspect a triple murder-suicide at a home owned by Mark and Lydia Sheer in Mission Viejo. Authorities have not released the identities of the victims, but said two males and two females were found dead in the upscale home, located at 25601 Pacific Hills Drive.

A man named Mark Sheer advertises himself as a “tactical coach” for financial professionals and markets a six-step program online. Business records list a Mission Viejo address for the company, Mark Sheer Seminars.

Mark Sheer was a “mentor” who helped startup owners get their businesses off the ground, said a man who identified himself only as Michael and said he was a longtime friend and business partner. “It’s surreal,” Michael said of the deaths at the home.

Sheer was a devoted family man who also helped teach bible study at Mount of Olives Lutheran Church, Michael said. The couple had an adult son and a teenage daughter, he added, describing them as “great kids.”

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Carol Cross, said she lived next to the Sheer family for 16 years, with both buying homes in the area shortly after they were first sold. Cross described them as a “pleasure to live next to,” saying the deaths were a “tragic loss” and a “tragic situation.”

“They were a regular family on a quiet street in Mission Viejo,” Cross said. “I don’t know what happened.” Source: OC Register

 Police Suspect Triple Murder Suicide in Deaths of Christian Family at Mission Viejo Home

Police: Correctional Officer Javier Acevedo, Police Officer Wife, Dead in Murder-Suicide

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Police: Correctional Officer Javier Acevedo, Police Officer Wife, Dead in Murder-Suicide

Cook County Sheriff’s correctional officer, Javier Acevedo, killed his wife, Chicago Police Officer Veronica Acevedo, then turned the gun on himself in what appears to be a murder-suicide in their Southwest Side home Sunday.

Cook County Sheriff’s spokeswoman Cara Smith said someone inside the home, located in the 5300 block of South Austin Avenue, called 911 shortly after 5 a.m. Police found the couple unresponsive when they arrived at the Garfield Ridge home.

Veronica Acevedo, 50, served with the CPD for 18 years and won 23 department awards during her career, Chicago Police Officer Jose Estrada said.

Javier Acevedo, 50, worked as a Cook County Sheriff’s correctional officer for 25 years. He had been working in Division 8 of the county jail, Smith said. Police have launched a homicide investigation.

 Police: Correctional Officer Javier Acevedo, Police Officer Wife, Dead in Murder Suicide

Robert Bzdek Kills 3-Year-Old Daughter Zuzanna, Self in Apparent Murder-Suicide

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Robert Bzdek Kills 3-Year-Old Daughter Zuzanna, Self in Apparent Murder-Suicide

SHOCK: Robert Bzdek, 34, stabbed his 3-year-old daughter, Zuzanna Bzdek, and then killed himself in an apparent murder-suicide Friday evening in Woodridge, Ill.

Police did not release a motive for the murder-suicide or any additional details.

Zuzanna Bzdek died at a local hospital during surgery, police said.

A neighbor told the Chicago Tribune that a couple with three children lived at the home where the murder-suicide occurred.

 Robert Bzdek Kills 3 Year Old Daughter Zuzanna, Self in Apparent Murder Suicide

Arizona Teen, Matthew Bolton, Kills Ex-Girlfriend Anastasia Greer, Self in Murder-Suicide

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Arizona Teen, Matthew Bolton, Kills Ex-Girlfriend Anastasia Greer, Self in Murder-Suicide (Credit: Facebook)

TEENAGE MURDER-SUICIDE: Matthew Bolton, 15, gunned down his ex-girlfriend, Anastasia Greer, 16, and then killed himself on Friday in front of stunned neighbors in a murder-suicide in suburban Phoenix.

The  Arizona Republic reports neighbor Henry Gano said,  “I heard a scream.” “I looked up and saw the young man chasing her. Immediately after I heard the scream, I heard a gunshot, then several gunshots. By the time I got to the front of the house, they were both on the ground.”

The Republic reports Anastasia Greer was shot four times in the chest, while Matthew Bolton shot himself in the face. The gun was found next to his body.

Students at Sandra Day O’Connor High School had warned the authorities Matthew Bolton had a gun. An officer who was assigned to the school decided the teen wasn’t a risk after searching for him on Friday at the school.

Utah Cop Joshua Boren Kills Wife, 2 Kids & Mother-In-Law in Murder-Suicide

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Utah Cop Joshua Boren Kills Wife, 2 Kids & Mother-In-Law in Murder-Suicide (Credit: Facebook)

SHOCK: Utah police officer Joshua Boren, 34, shot and killed his wife, Kelly Boren, their two children, Jaden Boren, 7, and Haley Boren, 5, along with his mother-in-law, Marie King, 55, before turning the gun on himself in an apparent murder-suicide.

Spanish Fork police said the bodies of the five were found about 11 p.m. Thursday, when co-workers reported that Joshua Boren didn’t show up for his night shift at the Lindon Police Department.

The officers who responded to the scene saw blood on the carpet and shell casings in the front room of the home when they looked through the window. When they entered the home, they found Marie King dead in a bedroom and Joshua Boren, his wife and kids dead in the adjoining bedroom.

Spanish Fork Lt. Matthew Johnson said Joshua and Kelly Boren had been experiencing marital problems in the past few months.

Jehovah’s Witness Couple Sheddrick and Kia Miller, 2 Kids Found Dead in Murder-Suicide

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Jehovah’s Witness Couple Sheddrick and Kia Miller, 2 Kids Found Dead in Murder-Suicide (Credit: Facebook)

SHOCK:  The bodies of Sheddrick and Kia Miller and their two young children were found Wednesday morning in the couple’s home near Irmo, SC, in a suspected triple murder-suicide. The bodies of the family, who are Jehovah’s Witnesses, were discovered by Sheddrick Miller’s mother.

Richland County Sheriff’s Department spokesman Sgt. Curtis Wilson said the children were found in their respective bedrooms and the adults were found together in the master bedroom, the Charlotte Observer reports. Wilson said each of the four was shot in the upper body and a handgun was found near the body of Sheddrick Miller.

Jennifer Berman Kills 2 Kids, Self in Murder-Suicide in Upscale Foreclosed FL Home

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Jennifer Berman Kills 2 Kids, Self in Murder-Suicide in Upscale Foreclosed FL Home

SHOCK: Jennifer Berman killed her 16-year-old son, Alexander, and her 15-year-old daughter, Jacqueline, and then turned the gun on herself in an apparent double murder-suicide at their upscale Wests Palm Beach home on Monday.

Berman killed her kids and herself after sending an email to her ex-husband, Richard Berman, saying that she was going to “do harm” to herself or others. The couple divorced in December and their home was in foreclosure. Alexander and Jacqueline Berman were students at the Dreyfoos School of Arts, where they were said to be promising musicians.

Family friend, Brian McManus, told WSVN: “Going through a divorce, foreclosure, a lot of that stuff which, it’s an upsetting thing when you’re going through a divorce and having to sell the beautiful house in this neighborhood, and it’s just she just seemed like she had been upset lately.”

Both Jennifer and Richard Berman were well-known realtors in the area and dealt in luxury homes.

Thelma Vinhal and Euclides Guinato-Bernardes Killed by Pericles Demoura in Murder-Suicide

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Thelma Vinhal and Euclides Guinato-Bernardes Killed by Pericles Demoura in Murder-Suicide

MARIETTA DOUBLE MURDER-SUICIDE:  Pericles Demoura shot and killed Thelma Vinhal and Euclides Guinato-Bernardes and then turned the gun on himself in an apparent double murder-suicide in an apartment at the Ivy Ridge Apartments in Marietta, Ga.

Police were called to the apartment off Bentley Road in Cobb County Sunday afternoon. Cobb County Sgt. Dana Pierce confirmed that Pericles Demoura was the shooter.

Demoura once dated Thelma Vinhal and Euclides Guinato-Bernardes was her current boyfriend.

 

 Thelma Vinhal and Euclides Guinato Bernardes Killed by Pericles Demoura in Murder Suicide