She maintained her original story: she never intended to murder her father. She claimed that thinking back she would have found another avenue in dealing with the abuse; but believed at the time no one would believe her. She said people do not want to believe parental sexual abuse exists. That no parent could be so cruel to their child, saying, “But it happens.”
After Brigitte’s arrest, her siblings were interviewed with all of them confirming her allegations against Eric were true. She also admitted her father was also the closet stable person in her childhood.