Canada

Man kills wife in plane bombing to avoid divorce

September 9, 1949 Cap Tourmente, Quebec, Canada Joseph-Albert Guay places a time bomb in his wife's suitcase which detonates during flight and kills all 23 on board Guay had been involved in an affair with a 19-year-old waitress and wished to elope. As Quebec strictly Roman Catholic at the time, he knew a divorce would… Continue reading Man kills wife in plane bombing to avoid divorce

California · Massacres/Mass Murder · Workplace Violence

Mass shooting ends in suicide

September 9, 2001 Sacramento, California Joseph Ferguson, allegedly upset about being suspended from his security job, kills 5 people before shooting himself Ferguson (20) and his co-worker, Nina Susu (20) had recently stopped dating. In anger, he reportedly vandalized Susu's car which led to his suspension. On September 9, Ferguson used an AK-47, a shotgun,… Continue reading Mass shooting ends in suicide

Famous Last Words · Maryland · Newspaper clippings

FLW: Finding peace after murdering woman to sell her corpse

Famous Last Words John Ross Baltimore, Maryland September 9, 1887 "Gentlemen, one and all, I am about to die for a crime of which I am guilty and I am perfectly willing to go. I have nothing to regret, but I am sorry that I, John Thomas Ross, have to pay it all. As Marshall… Continue reading FLW: Finding peace after murdering woman to sell her corpse

Female Killers · Pennsylvania · Workplace Violence

Shooting spree at the Kraft factory

September 9, 2010 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Yvonne Hiller shoots at her co-workers, killing 2 and injuring another, because she believed they were poisoning her Hiller, who suffers from mental illnesses she claims are a result of years of "chemical abuse," alleged her coworkers were spraying her, her car, and her house with chemicals and deer urine.… Continue reading Shooting spree at the Kraft factory