Electrician kills three coworkers after argument with boss


One offended argument allegedly sparked a murderous rage for an electrician in Florida who fatally beat three coworkers, in keeping with reviews.

The fuse for the terrifying spree was apparently lit on Friday, when Shaun Runyon, 39, argued along with his boss at a job website, slugging the superior before running, authorities mentioned.

Runyon labored for a Pennsylvania-based firm to assist construct a brand new grocery retailer in Davenport, Fla., and was sharing a house with colleagues on the time, police mentioned.

After he punched his boss and ran, Runyon turned up on the home the place he was staying — and commenced killing, the Polk County Sheriff said.

Runyon allegedly used a baseball bat and a knife, beating one individual to demise as they slept, Sheriff Grady Judd said Saturday.

“He stabbed and beat people inside the residence,” mentioned Judd, noting there have been seven individuals inside on the time.

Another sufferer was discovered useless on the porch, in keeping with Judd. A 3rd critically wounded individual died later Saturday, police said.

Runyon fled however was ultimately caught when he confirmed up in bloody garments about two hours after the killings, telling the individuals in a Lake Wells dwelling he’d been raped, Judd mentioned. The individuals urged Runyon to go to the hospital, the place police arrested him.

Runyon, who knew each individual within the dwelling the place the beatings started, allegedly confessed, police mentioned.

“We have no idea what outraged him so bad that more than 24 hours later that he would come back and make an attempt to kill every one of them,” Judd mentioned.