Ann Marie Anastasi: The Love Triangle That Ended in Double Murder
One day, Anthony introduced his 25-year-old girlfriend, Jacqueline Riggs, to Marie at their home. Anthony told Marie that Jacqueline would be living in the same house as them
Imagine that one day your husband brings an unknown woman into your home. The woman will stay in your house for as long as possible. Big surprise when the woman turns out to be your husband’s girlfriend. You will definitely feel betrayed. So what will you do? Leave the woman alone? Willing to share your husband? Run away from home? At the very least, claw her face off?
Well, this article tells the story of the time a Maryland woman named Ann Marie Anastasi felt the most anger, jealousy, and betrayal.
In 2015, 42-year-old Marie was the wife of Anthony Anastasi. During the couple’s 18-year marriage, they had five children.
To make a long story short, one day, Anthony introduced his 25-year-old girlfriend, Jacqueline Riggs, to Marie at their home. Anthony told Marie that Jacqueline would be living in the same house as them, where Jacqueline would be sleeping in the basement.
Initially, Marie seemed to accept the three-way relationship with an open heart. In fact, she did not mind Jacqueline’s presence. But keep in mind that a woman’s heart is unpredictable.
Marie started to feel envious when Anthony started ignoring her more and more in favor of Jacqueline. Marie got even angrier when her husband preferred to have sex with the much younger Jacqueline.
And so Marie began to realize that her married life with Anthony was actually over.
The real story begins on October 5, 2015, when Marie called 911 to report that Anthony was found dead in the master bedroom of their home from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.
According to Marie, she was at the grocery store with her children when the incident occurred. When the police arrived at the scene, they found a…