18-year-old Conrad Roy died by suicide, Carter his girlfriend urged him to do that. She was convicted on an involuntary manslaughter charge.
This new series stars Elle Fanning and Colton Ryan and explores Roy and Carter’s relationship and how the trial impacted those who knew the teens.
How did Conrad Roy Kill Himself
Roy committed suicide by carbon monoxide poisoning in Fairhaven in his truck. Documents showed that Roy had apparently gotten out of the truck and reached out to Carter who told him to “get back in.”
On July 13, 2014, Roy’s body was found in his pickup in Fairhaven, Massachusetts.
He died of carbon monoxide poisoning and police found a gasoline-operated water pump in the back seat of his pickup.
Carter texted him to “get back in” the car when he told her that he didn’t know if he wanted to take his life or not.