Caitlin Wentzel

Photo of Caitlin Wentzel.Name: Caitlin Wentzel.
Died: April 21, 2014.
Age at death: 12.
Cause of death: Smothered.
Location: Mesa, Arizona, USA.
Disability: Osteogenesis imperfecta.

Caitlin’s mother poisoned her, then smothered her to death, before killing herself.

Case status:
Marcia Wentzel (Mother), deceased.

Mother ‘overdosed and smothered’ her wheelchair-bound daughter, 12, who was suffering from a rare genetic disorder before ending her own life in murder-suicide