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    IL - Shannon Vincel, 46, cancer patient, beaten to death, Zion, 15 Aug 2016

    A cancer patient seeking treatment thousands of miles away from home was beaten to death outside of an Illinois treatment center, according to local authorities. Shannon Vincel was attacked outside a Cancer Treatment Center of America’s hotel facility in Zion at 9:30 p.m. on Aug. 15. The Springfield, Missouri woman had traveled to Illinois to receive radiation treatment for breast cancer.
    While she and another patient waited for a hospital shuttle to take them to the treatment center, an unidentified suspect approached and struck her in the head with an unknown object, police said.
    Read more: http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/c...908d6a41b.html
    https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/...=.039002409ea5

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    That poor woman. What is wrong with people? I'd venture to say either drugs or mental health issues are at play.

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    I am beyond words....

    She mustve been the random victim of a schizophrenic or something. Her poor family....

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    At times like this it's as if the world has gone a little mad.

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    That poor woman. I hope they catch the perpetrator ASAP.
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