Retired Barber Who Shot Urologist Complained of Failing Health

The retired California barber set to be arraigned today on homicide charges after he allegedly shot a prominent urologist dead in his exam room, had complained about his failing health, neighbors said. Investigators are not sure why Stanwood Fred Elkus, 75, shot Dr. Ronald Franklin Gilbert, 52, of Newport Beach, Calif., multiple times in the chest Monday afternoon when Elkus showed up for an appointment. "The suspect was calm. He was in the room, and the officers were able to take him into...Full Story
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