Prosecutors in Brevard County announced that they would not seek to re-impose the death sentence on 40-year-old Justin Heyne for
More than 700,000 people die by suicide each year, according to the World Health Organization.
Every 40 seconds, someone in the world takes their own life. That’s a sobering statistic to ponder today, on 2021’s World Suicide Prevention Day.
Justin Heyne was convicted during a 2012 trial for the shooting deaths of Sarah Buckoski, 24, her boyfriend, Benjamin Hamilton, 26, and 5-year-old daughter, Ivory, on March 30, 2006. He had been living with them.