Massacres/Mass Murder · Ohio

Man depressed over his unemployment kills 8, is wounded in shootout with police

September 3, 1927 Youngstown, Ohio Tony de Capua (alt. spelling Decapua) kills 7 family members and a neighbor after becoming despondent from being unemployed De Capua (42) was an out-of-work steel mill worker; it appears his unemployment was the motive behind the mass murder. On September 3, de Capua used a revolver to shoot those… Continue reading Man depressed over his unemployment kills 8, is wounded in shootout with police

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Today in Horror History: September 3

Birthdays: Costas Mandylor (September 3, 1965), who wrote starred in Mobsters (1991), “Tales from the Crypt” (episode: Halfway Horrible), Virtuosity (1995), Portraits of a Killer (1996), Double Take (1997), Dinocroc (2004), Dr. Chopper (2005), the Saw movies III through VII, Toxic (2008), Immortally Yours (2009), The Cursed (2010), 2 Bedroom 1 Bath (2014), Blood Trap… Continue reading Today in Horror History: September 3