Fitzgerald is being held in jail on a $500,000 bond, according to records from the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office. She appeared in court Thursday and is in the process of hiring a lawyer, court records show.
Her next court appearance is scheduled for January 9.
She is also listed as a producer and director for films including “The Creeps” and “The Lawful Truth.”
Hunziker told the newspaper he knew little else about his sister’s death. “We were shocked,” he said. “It doesn’t matter the circumstances — the loss of a sister is what it’s all about.”