Carol L. Petit, 50
WI, Princeton, Green Lake Co.
Carol's murder has left her adult Children to continue on without her in their lives & orphaned
Carol was fatally shot by her husband Roger Petit, 56, who then shot himself. With a handgun, Roger shot Carol and himself in their living room where they struggled before the murder/suicide.
When Carol’s body was found, her face was bruised. Carol’s aunt found them and called the police on August 22, 2002, approximately two days after the killing occurred.
Roger had an extensive and long history of being abusive toward Carol as reported by family members. Their adult children witnessed incidents of emotional, psychological and physical abuse of Carol by Roger.
Carol made many attempts and plans to end the relationship but was unable to put the plans into place.
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