Buford O’Neal Furrow Jr. – Los Angeles Jewish Community Center shooting (1999)

July 15, 2015 by PsychDrugShooters

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Buford O’Neal Furrow Jr. (Los Angeles Jewish Community Center shooting, 1999) – shot and killed five people in a Jewish day care in Granada Hills, California on August 10, 1999. Furrow later gunned down a mailman, killing him with nine bullets. Plagued with suicidal and homicidal thoughts, Furrow expressed desires to hurt others and himself. He showed up inebriated at a psychiatric hospital outside Seattle in 1998 where he was confronted by police. After slashing his arms with a knife, Furrow snapped, pulling a knife on a staff member, leading him to be incarcerated for assault. Despite his violent fantasies, Furrow was released on parole in 1998. One year later he went on a shooting spree. Furrow was on a variety of psychiatric drugs including Prozac. http://murderpedia.org/male.F/f/furrow-buford.htm

http://www.seattlepi.com/local/article/State-blamed-for-fatal-shooting-spree-at-Jewish-1212237.php