Former Miss Venezuela and her ex husband shot dead!

Onyeka Ibeanusi  | Wednesday, 8 January 2014 | 685 Total Views


Popular telenovela actress and Miss Venezuela 2004 Monica Spear, 29 and her ex-husband Thomas Berry, 39, were shot dead in their car on a highway in Venezuela by armed robbers in front of their 5 year old daughter on Monday January 6th, local news reports.

Monica and Thomas were traveling with their daughter late Monday night when their car hit a sharp object which had been placed on the Puerto Cabello highway.

The couple came out of their car and dialed for help while waiting for a tow truck. Armed men coming later found to be armed robbers, opened fire through the car window, killing Monica & Thomas and injuring their daughter who had locked themselves up in their car.

Police in Puerto Cabello say they have arrested five suspects, some of them teenagers. Monica and Thomas officially split two years ago but remained close and spent holidays together for the sake of their daughter. Monica resided in the US and was in Venezuela on holiday with her ex at the time of the incident.