So on June 14, 2015, when Dee Dee was found stabbed to death with Gypsy missing from their home, there was an immediate outpouring of concern.
Nobody could have guessed that when Gypsy was discovered a few days later, she’d be in hiding with the man who’d brutally killed her mother, and that she’d walk into the police station on her own two feet.
In the Old Testament there is a story of a custody dispute. During the course of an evening while the babies slept next to each other one of them died.
In chat rooms she met Nicholas Godejohn, an autistic man in his 20s, and the two hatched a plan to rescue Gypsy from her own mother.
The documentary Mommy Dead and Dearest premieres on HBO on May 15 and is directed by Erin Lee Carr, whose first film, Thought Crimes, was an investigation into the case of “Cannibal Cop” Gilberto Valle.
She’s currently at work on a memoir exploring her relationship with her father, the late New York Times reporter David Carr. I’m going to talk with my lawyer and see what’s possible.” She signed her name with a rose.
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