Peterlee Shooting

'See You In Heaven'

PA | Posted 07.03.2012 | UK

A teenager who escaped through a window as her mother was shot dead today said she would see her in heaven. Laura McGoldrick, 19, was injured as he...

Peterlee Murders: Michael Atherton 'A Good Man' Says Son

PA | Posted 04.01.2012 | UK

The devastated son of triple killer Michael Atherton said he could not understand why "such a good man" would kill his partner and three relatives. ...

Peterlee Shooting: 'Unstable' Killer Had Guns Taken By Police Three Years Ago

PA | Posted 03.01.2012 | UK

A man who shot his partner and two other women before killing himself had his guns taken from him by police three years ago amid concerns for the stat...

After Durham Shooting, Debate Reopens: Are Britain's Gun Laws Tough Enough?

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 03.01.2012 | UK

The New Year's Day shootings in Peterlee, County Durham, have reopened the debate about whether Britain's firearms laws should be tightened further, a...

Gun Licence Probe Launched After Peterlee Murders

PA | Posted 03.01.2012 | UK

An investigation is to be launched into how a man who shot dead his partner and two other women before turning the gun on himself was allowed to hold ...