Sarra Gilbert was born on January 17, 1989, and from the USA. She is the daughter of Mari Gilbert and sister of Shannan Gilbert and they both lost their lives in the tragedy. Shannan’s death is still under mystery and Mari was knifed down by Sarra.
Sarra is one of the four daughters of Mari and the eldest one was Shannan Gilbert and the other two are: Sherre and Stevie. On July 23, 2016, Sarra killed her mother on her apartment building on Warren Street in Ellenville, New York.
But why Sarra Gilbert Killed Her Mother Mari? Sarra was suffering from schizophrenia and was on Medication since youth. Before killing her mother Sarra drowned her Puppy and also threatened to kill her son but her Boyfriend didn’t let that happen.
She was angry with her mother after she called police for drowning her puppy and that made her arrested and had temporary custody of Sarrah’s son. On July 23, 2016, she invited her mother to her apartment where Mari was leaving on the same street but another Apartment.
Once Mari arrived she was knifed down by Sarra and according to the autopsy report, Sarra stabbed her mother more than 200 times and even hit her with a fire extinguisher and sprayed her with foam.
Yes, both of them were diagnosed with mental illnesses during their time in foster care. Shannan suffered from bipolar disorder since Youth and was on her medication, but she stopped taking it and claimed that it gave her the shakes.
During the court trial, Sarra’s attorney claimed that she was sexually abused by her mother’s Boyfriend and was under domestic abuse and drugged. Before she knifed her mother down she had been in and out of psychiatric hospitals seven times.
The cast of the films is Amy Ryan, Gabriel Byrne, Thomasin McKenzie. Where Amy Ryan playing the role of Mari Gilbert in Netflix’s new movie, this movies reveals some shocking facts about Shannan Gilbert and how she lost her life.
Shannan Gilbert was working as an escort and earned enough money from it before the incident she ran an ad campaign on the Craigslist website and offered her services for $200.00 an hour. However, everything was fine until May 2010, since then she never found again.
Lastly, she was hired by the Oak Beach, Long Island residence named Joseph Brewer from the Craigslist website. According to the report, Joseph Brewer said that sometimes, after she arrived, she began behaving erratically and ran away into the night, he said. That’s the last time Shannan Gilbert was ever seen.
Sara and Emmanuel Martinez were both in a relationship before the incident and she also had a son. Emmanuel Martinez said that she threatened to kill him before they separated. In the court document, Sara revealed that Emmanuel was her drug supplier.
Curently, she is serving 25 years to life in state prison and the parole eligibility date is 05/26/2041.