NEW JERSEY: (Butler) Amalia Mirasola, confined to wheelchair, shoots and kills husband days before divorce filing

Amalia Mirasola, a wheelchair bound Butler housewife suffering from multiple sclerosis, has been arrested and is being held on $1 million dollars bail in Morris County after shooting and killing her husband Carl Mirasola.

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Ms. Mirasola had retained an attorney to file a divorce petition and the attorney¬†had prepared said petition but hadn’t yet filed it, according to
The couple had three children, a 13 year old girl and seven year old twins. What a tragedy. What could have happened? Her husband looks like a perfectly good guy. But what would drive a wheelchair bound woman to shoot such a good-looking guy?