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Christopher Lee Buccos, age 42

Fatally shot on October 9, 2016 in Winston Salem, North Carolina.

It appears that Chris killed his son, then himself.

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One other person also died in this incident.

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  • Nickname:
    2 My Bean
    1 "SpiderMan"
    1 Nay-Nay's Dadda
  • Number of children:
    1 One Beloved Son Nathan
  • Personality:
    2 Loving
    2 Funny
    2 Amazing
    3 HUGE heart
    2 Outgoing
    1 TOO PROUD
    3 Loved fast cars especially Indy racing.
    1 And his FAV DREAM CAR....A FERRARI.
    2 He loved to read. We would spend hours in B
    1 Loved researching Space Exploration, Black Holes, Quantum Theory Mechanics etc.
    2 Black matter intrigued him.
    2 He loved to grill steaks and make us artichokes. He was quite he cook.
    1 He loved cooking Thanksgiving
  • Occupation:
  • Workplace:
  • Schools attended:
    1 2 years college
  • Comments:
    1 As Chris' Mama...I am already destroyed...PLEASE DO NOT HURT ME FURTHER WITH HATEFUL COMMENTS.
    1 Just wish that maybe you saw warning signs and could maybe have saved them both
    2 JUST WISH YOU KNEW I TRIED EVERYONE I KNEW IN NC FOR 4HS TO TRY AND SAVE THEM!!!
    2 NOONE LOST MORE THAN NAYNAY'S MAMA...AND ME...CHRIS MAMA. DO NOT HURT US FURTHER.
    2 God bless this greiving mother and grandmother.
    2 Both their lives ended too soon. My prayers are with you Susan.
    1 Thank you for your kind words and prayers for my beautiful boys

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