Mollie Fitzgerald, an actress who had a minor role in Marvel’s hit film Captain America: The First Avenger, has been arrested in connection with her mother’s murder.
According to a statement by the police, Fitzgerald was arrested on Tuesday in connection to the stabbing death of her mother, Patricia E. Fitzgerald, last month. Patricia, 68, was found with a stab wound and was pronounced dead at the scene.
“A 38-year-old, white female, known to the victim, was contacted on scene and transported to a local hospital with minor injuries,” the original police statement read, according to Variety.
Mollie Fitzgerald, who played the small role as Stark Girl in Captain America, has been charged with second-degree murder.