Browsing: Mass Murder
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A Mesa man has been arrested in an alleged plot to kill his family, as a “copycat” of the man who murdered three family members in Phoenix before shooting himself on Tuesday. A roommate reported 34-year-old Carlos Hillan’s intentions to police, and officers arrested him Wednesday after he jumped over the back wall at his wife’s house with a gas can and lighter in hand. Phoenix New Times has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A man in Manchester, Illinois allegedly broke into a house in the middle of the night, killing five members of a family, including a pregnant mother, and an infant. The shooter, it turns out, is the small town mayor’s nephew. Riverfront Times has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: If you’re looking for the face of “The Year in Hate and Extremism,” it’s the face of neo-Nazi J.T. Ready, at least, according to the cover of the Southern Poverty Law Center’s latest report.
Ready’s spot on the front is well deserved, after he murdered a man, two women, and a child before killing himself at a Gilbert house in May.
Phoenix New Times has the story.