The room was pitched dark, and you could hear the phone ringing very loudly.
However, there was no answer that night of May 27, 2009 at the Carlyle residence.
This is when the neighbor retired Nurse Agatha Lane called the authorities. Ms. Lane
lived alone and never married and took a liking to the Carlyle’s. Sadie and Ms. Lane
became instant friends and she also extended her help to them when they needed care
for their daughter. In her frantic call she just said she had heard a gunshot and believed
some intruders had broken into the home. This is when the authorities were alerted and
they went straight to the scene of the crime. The large Mansion was located in North
Raleigh. This was a very private and secluded area. Both Dante and Sadie were part
of a very wealthy class with both of them belonging to families that had inherited
millions. Dante’s father Douglas was a very wealthy financial investor in the North
Carolina area , and his mother Dorotea a very well known Art Dealer.
In Sadie’s side of the family her father Jackson Martin was a successful criminal
defense attorney for the state of Georgia in the city of Atlanta. As for Sadie’s mother
Lila Claire Reece Martin came into money due to her late great grandfather. He was
heir to a rich royal family back in his native Romania and had always been fond of Lila.
The authorities made their way into the house late that night and all appeared very
quiet. The two officers on the case were Lt. Michael Phillips and officer Enrique Nunez.
They both had been on the force for over 10 years and were still not prepared for what they