Archive for murder/suicide

Susan Cox Powell: Missing mom’s children killed by father after boys start to reveal clues

Monday, February 6th, 2012

Josh Powell, the husband of Susan Powell, who has been missing since December 2009 has apparently taken the lives of his two children, Braden and Charlie, and himself in what police are calling a murder/suicide. Joshua Powell has been under intense suspicion by both the police and Susan’s family ever since Susan went missing on […]

Police: Mom survives attempted suicide; accused of killing 8 yr. old disabled daugher

Sunday, July 24th, 2011

Eight year old Julie Cirella was excited for her cousin’s wedding yesterday. She was to be a flower girl in the ceremony. Cirella had cerebral palsy and used a wheelchair to get around. Her wheelchair was ready forĀ  decorated in flowers; ready for the event. She never got the opportunity to walk down the aisle […]

3 children, 2 adults found dead in Brea home

Sunday, February 24th, 2008

Police in Brea, California last night made a grisly discovery in an Orange County home — three children and two adults were found dead in what appears to be a murder/suicide. Brea police Sgt. Peter Rodriguez said a 14-year-old boy called 911 about 11 p.m. Saturday to report that his father had shot him and […]