Las Vegas woman to stand trial in shotgun death of roommate

Michael Quine/Las Vegas Review-Journal

A 26-year-old woman will stand trial for fatally shooting her roommate with a shotgun, a Las Vegas judge ruled Thursday. Mary Pitrello faces five charges, including murder, assault with a deadly weapon victim over 60 years old and robbery with a deadly weapon, for the death of Oliver Doppert in September at his apartment at 9050 Warm Springs Road, near El Capitan Way.