Carleton Penn II

 

Age: 86

 

Summary: longtime Virginia circuit court judge who presided over two-high profile hunt-county murder trials in the 1980's and 1990's, including the 1998 trial of millionaire heiress Susan Cummings when she was convicted of manslaughter and served only 60 days in prison for killing her boyfriend, Argentine polo star Roberto Villegas.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries received in a July 17 car accident

 

Born: September 8, 1922

 

Died: August 26, 2009

 

Location: Conway, New Hampshire