South Carolina

12-year-old shoots grandparents, burns house to ground

November 28, 2001 Chester, South Carolina 12-year-old Christopher Pittman (pictured) shoots both of his paternal grandparents to death, sets fire to their house, and steals their car and $33 Pittman had recently moved in with his grandparents after he experienced extreme depression and threatened to commit suicide in front of his sister. Originally, Pittman was… Continue reading 12-year-old shoots grandparents, burns house to ground

Australia

Man sets fire to bank after waiting too long to withdraw money

November 18, 2016 Springvale, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Nur Islam, tired of waiting in line to withdraw money from his account, leaves a bank to buy petrol from a nearby station, pours some from the ATM outside to the entrance and ignites it, causing burns over 60% of his body Islam was able to recover from… Continue reading Man sets fire to bank after waiting too long to withdraw money