Category Archives: Tragic Endings

Pregnant woman dies after doctor removes wrong organ

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A pregnant woman in London, England, died after an acute appendicitis episode landed her in the ER where a doctor removed her ovary instead of her appendix. The Shropshire Star reported on Monday that the mother three, Maria De Jesus, 32, initially went to the hospital last October complaining of extreme stomach pains. At that […]

Ohio boy admits to fatally shooting mother when was 10-years-old

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A 13-year-old Ohio boy has confessed to shooting and killing his mother three years ago, when he was just 10-years-old. The boy entered the equivalent of a guilty plea on Monday after appearing in juvenile court. According to WLWT, the boy claims he killed his mother because they were arguing over chores. The boy’s mother […]

Youngster who survived Okla. tornado, mauled to death by dog

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A 5-year-old Oklahoma boy who has been staying with friends of his parents in Arkansas after he lost his home from a tornado, was mauled to death on Monday by a Bullmastiff dog. The boy’s parents where in Oklahoma when the attack happened, trying to get their home rebuilt after a tornado in Moore, Okla. […]

Memorial Day father, daughter murder-suicide: 8-year-old girl calls police

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A Vietnam Veteran shot his two adult daughters on Memorial Day, killing one and critically wounding the other before fatally turning the gun on himself inside their home in Central California. Jennifer Kimble, 37, is believed to have died almost immediately. Her three children were in the house at the time of the shooting, but […]

More U.S. tornadoes expected on Tuesday

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As if the Plain states haven’t already had their fill of natural disasters, mother nature seems determined to cause more suffering today as meteorologists predict more stormy weather for Oklahoma, Louisiana, Texas and Arkansas on Tuesday. Fortunately, Moore, Okla., the town so devastated by twisters on Monday, is not predicted to be in the path of any tornadoes […]

NYC couple expecting baby boy after nanny kills two of their children

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The parents of slain NYC children Lulu Krim, 6-years-old, and Leo Krim, 2-year-old, announced on Thursday that they are expecting a baby boy after two of their children perished when they were stabbed to death by the children’s Nanny in October 2012. Nanny Yoselyn Ortega, 50, admitted to stabbing the children, before she made a […]

Infant drowns in bathtub while mom talks to salesman

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A Tampa, Fla., woman has been arrested after police say she allowed her 7-month-old infant to drown while she spoke to a salesman inside her apartment. Sierra McMillan, 22, allegedly left the water running in the bathtub with her infant son inside the tub. The salesman told police he could hear the baby crying as […]

Sandy Hook, Newtown families spectators at Boston Marathon bombing

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Among eyewitness spectators of the terrorist bombing at the Boston Marathon on Monday, were several families of the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre victims who were killed in a shooting massacre at their elementary school in Newtown, Conn., in December. The Boston Marathon, which started out with a 26 second moment of silence to honor the […]

Dead 8-year-old in Boston Marathon bombing identified

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A young boy who was killed on Monday from a terrorist explosion just moments after he greeted his father who had just crossed the finish line after completing the 26 mile run at the Boston Marathon, has been identified. The boy’s name is Martin Richard, 8-years-old, from Dorchester, Mass.. The youngster has been described as […]

Eight children hurt, one child dead in Boston 'Patriot Bombing'

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Many children are among those gravely injured in Monday’s Boston Marathon bombing. Eight children were transported to local Boston hospitals after two bombs went off several feet from the finish line as runners were closing in on finishing the 26 miles race at approximately 2:57 pm. One child, an 8-year-old boy, was killed in the […]

Teen dies after falling from 8th story apartment window

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A 14-year-old girl in Upper Merion Township, Pa., fell to her death on Tuesday night when she reportedly fell out her apartment window. Investigators are not sure how the girl fell, but believe she purposely climbed out of the window, but fell by accident. The victim landed on a cement parking garage below her building. […]

Preschooler left alone with mother's corpse for nearly a week

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A 4-year-old Union, New Jersey, boy was found emaciated and nearly starved in the apartment he shared with his mother on Tuesday after police found him alone, living with his mother’s dead body for days. Police were notified by a building janitor, who called police after noticing a foul odor coming from the apartment. Police […]

Preschooler dies at school, chokes to death at lunch

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A 4-year-old preschool boy is dead after he reportedly choked to death on food he consumed during lunch while attending pre-Kindergarten. The incident happened on Thursday at the Mount Auburn Elementary School in Dallas, Texas. The victim’s name is Manny Ramirez. The boy apparently started choking after getting food lodged in his throat. According to […]

Mom jumps off building with infant, falls 100 ft., baby survives

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A New York mother, holding her 10-month-old son, leaped off her eight story apartment window on Wednesday in what police believe was a murder-suicide attempt. According to NBC News, Cynthia Wachenheim, 45, reportedly left a 7-page suicide note before she took the fatal jump out her window with her infant son, Keston. The suicide note […]

Disney resort boy dies after drowning in pool

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A 13-year-old Springfield, Missouri, boy who was pulled from a swimming pool at Disney’s Pop resort last Sunday has died. Anthony Johnson was in critical condition for nearly 36 hours before passing away on Tuesday morning. Anthony was reportedly vacationing at his family from Missouri at the resort in Disney World when he start struggling […]

Young mother of infant dead after car plunges into pond

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A Puerto Rican woman who moved to Ill. about three years ago, is dead after her car plunged into a retention pond on Saturday night. The victim, Emory Diaz-Sepulvida, 20, had just given birth to a baby boy 3 months prior to the accident. Diaz-Sepulvida was a single mother to the infant named Roy and […]

Father murders 9-year-old son with hatchet

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A father from Sacramento, Calif., is accused of murdering his 9-year-old with a hatchet.  The victim, Matthew Hernandez, was asleep on the couch when his father, Phillip Raymond Hernandez, 36, broke through the sliding glass door and attacked his son. An adult family member living at the residence woke up when the sliding glass door […]

Mom dies in car crash, 4-year-old pulls baby sister from wreckage

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A 4-year-old Astoria, Ore. girl pulled her 2-year-old sister from a car crash that claimed the life of their mother, 26-year-old Jessica Rath on Tuesday night. Rath was driving in a remote location sometime around midnight, along the coastline in Wash. to pick up her fisherman husband who had been out at sea for a […]

Sandy Hook: Victim's parents speak out one month later

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Some of the parents of the young victim’s of Sandy Hook Elementary, who were slaughtered last month after a shooter open fired on them in a first grade classroom, gathered on Monday to express their grief and offer legislative recommendations for a safer school environment for children. One of the couples who lost their Autistic […]

Two young boys, father, get lost and die during hike

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An Illinois father and his two young sons, who reportedly got lost while hiking on the Ozark Trail in Missouri, were found dead over the weekend. David Decareaux, 36, along with his two sons, Dominic, 10, and Grant, 8, set out for a hiking trip on Saturday but got disoriented in the deep wooded trails. […]

Ohio father kills son, 5, in murder-suicide

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A Guernsey County, Ohio, father was found on Wednesday inside his home with his 5-year-old son, Jacob, both shot and killed in what Guernsey County Sheriff Michael McCauley believes to be a murder-suicide. The boy’s mother, Jessica Ball, became concerned when she went to pick up her son from the school’s after school Headstart program […]

Sandy Hook shooter allegedly had dream of joining Marines

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Adam Lanza, 20, the Sandy Hook Elementary shooter who shot and killed 20 first graders, six adults and himself on Friday, had aspirations to join the Marines says a close friend of Nancy Lanza, the man’s mother. Nancy Lanza, 52, was also killed by her son on Friday morning, right before he open fired in a first […]

Possible motive: Lanza's mother was reportedly trying to get him committed

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According to an exclusive report by Fox News on Tuesday, a senior police officer has confirmed that they’re looking into Adam Lanza’s fear of being committed as a possible motive for his shooting rampage on Friday. Police now have information which suggests Lanza, 20, shot and killed 20 first graders, his mother and six other […]

Sandy Hook Elementary School may never open again

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Connecticut state police held a press conference at around 9:31 pm EST on Monday, 72 hours after the mass shooting of 20 first graders and 6 adults on Friday, addressing the school schedule for students in the Newtown Public School District in the next few weeks. Police say that school staff is meeting at the high school […]

Sandy Hook Elementary: Police say shooter wasn't let in voluntarily

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Connecticut State police held a press conference Saturday morning at approximately 10:15 pm EST to update media and the public on new developments. Police explained the the grief support system that has been put in place for the families of the victims. Every family whose child was killed has been assigned a patrol officer to […]