Anne Petrillo

 

Age: 38

 

Summary: daughter of murdered newspaper heiress Anne Scripps Douglas, whose body was found severely beaten to death with a hammer by her husband in the bedroom of their upscale home on New Year's Eve 1993, in which the case focused nationwide attention on domestic violence among the affluent and was dramatized in a 1997 TV movie Our Mother's Murder.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by self-defenestration

 

Born: June 3, 1971

 

Died: September 24, 2009

 

Location: New York City, New York