New HampshireDepartment of JusticeOffice of the Attorney General

News Release

For Immediate Release
April 9, 2024

Michael S. Garrity, Director of Communications | (603) 931-9375

Statement on Guilty Verdicts in Verrill Double-Murder Trial

Concord, NH – Attorney General John M. Formella issues the following statement following today’s verdict finding Timothy Verrill guilty of two counts of reckless second-degree murder for the 2017 murders of Christine Sullivan and Jenna Pellegrini as well as a finding of guilty on five charges of falsifying physical evidence.

“Our hearts go out to the families of Christine Sullivan and Jenna Pellegrini as well as to all those who knew and loved them. Today’s verdict delivers justice, and we hope it also brings some solace to the victims’ loved ones. Today we reaffirm our state’s commitment to justice and the value of every life. I extend my thanks to our trial team, to the New Hampshire State Police, and to the Farmington Police Department for their tireless work on this case.”

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