Jennifer Carter (1995-2012) was the victim in The Grim Butcher (Case #3 of Grimsborough).


Jennifer was the 17-year-old daughter of Vanessa Carter with blonde hair extending to her neck and brown eyes. She also sported red lipstick. At the time of her death, Jennifer was seen donning a pink bra.

Murder details

Jennifer was hanged to a butcher's hook and cut open in a gruesome murder. Nathan discovered during the autopsy that she was tortured with cigarettes on her chest, so the killer smoked. She was also hit in her head, causing a concussion. The killer also took her heart out of the body and left some black hairs on her body.

Killer and motives

The killer turned out to be Trish Colletti, who was the daughter of the local butcher Raoul Colletti.

Trish was guilty of the heinous murder when the killer's attributes incriminated her as Jennifer's killer. Raoul refused to protect Trish as the police had enough evidence to prove Trish's involvement of the murder but as Jones and the player arrested Trish, she opened up the reason why Jennifer's death was warranted--Trish found out Jennifer slept with Raphael Soza and could not afford Jennifer to get away with it given Raoul's panicking every time Jennifer came to the Colletti Butchery. Trish kidnapped Jennifer, and then discreetly tortured her and butchered her up like a pig while no one was watching.

Due to the heinous nature of the crime and the psychological disorders she demonstrated in the murder, Judge Hall tried Trish as an adult but Trish countered that she did it for love because she knew Raphael was being brainwashed by Jennifer and she knew she had to act, which were grounds for a lifetime jail sentence with psychological monitoring and eligibility for parole in 40 years.


IMG 1693 Jennifer's body
Jennifer's original appearance.
  • Prior to the 17 September 2015 revision of the game (for desktop), Jennifer appeared as a brunette and was shown wearing a blue jacket over a white shirt in her profile picture.
    • As for the mobile version of the game, this alteration was made much earlier.
  • Per her medal, Jennifer's birthday falls on April 12.

Case appearances