Chronicles Of Depression 2.0: #317: Crackup
Six people were discovered dead on Monday at a house in a upmarket suburb in northern Los Angeles in what police described as a suspected murder-suicide.
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However the Los Angeles Times cited an unnamed Los Angeles Police Department source as saying that a man suffering financial problems had shot his mother, wife and three children before taking his own life.
According to a real estate website, homes in the gated community where the bodies were found are valued at between 700,000 to 830,000 dollars.
Emphasis added by me.
As I said in Chronicles Of Depression 2.0: #245: Humans:
I have seen people react to the lack of money in terrible ways
There’s a prime example.
Millions more to follow.