"Miss Venezuela" and her ex-husband killed during a robbery
In Venezuela killed pokoritelya national beauty contest 2004 Monica Speer.
Together with latina bandits shot and her former husband is a native of Ireland and England, and their young daughter. The girl managed to survive, says Newsru.com, referring to The Latin Times.
According to reliable information publications crime carried out on 6 January in the evening, when 29-year-old Monica Speer and her 39-year-old ex-husband Thomas Henry berry (on the photo) was on vacation at home girls.
Family travelers were attacked by raiders on the highway between the cities of Puerto Cabello and Valencia, on the way to Caracas when their car stopped on the roadside because of technical failure. According to the Director of the investigation Department of the district police at the machine was punctured 2 tyres.
Almost immediately to the place of breakage profit 2 evacuator, reports AP. But when the car was loaded on 1 of trucks, foreign tourists attracted the attention of armed criminals. Seeing villains, Thomas and Monica were closed in the car. According to guards of the order, one of the spouses has attempted to confront the attackers, after this, they opened the car shooting, making at least 6 shots.
After a time machine victims dead spouses have found the police. Also on the site of the tragedy was present five-year old daughter of Thomas and Monica by name Maya, with a bullet wound in the leg. The girl was brought to the nearest hospital. Her life is out of danger.
Police have arrested five accused in this resonant double murder. Some of them are teenagers. It is still not clear was whether among the detainees drivers evacuators.
The President of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro called their actions "inhuman crime". He expressed sorrow at the loss Monica, which he called "religious lady"vigorously engaged in charity.
Let's add that Monica Speer and Thomas berry were divorced, but maintained excellent relations and rested together. New year holidays they spent in the mountains of the state of Merida in the West of Venezuela.
The former "Miss Venezuela" in recently lived in the USA, where he worked on Spanish-language TV channel "Telemundo", acting in multiple soap operas.
Note that similar crimes for Venezuela is not unique. Power is located on the first place on the level of crime in South America. According to official data, per 100 thousand people per year is 39 murders. But human rights activists say that figure is underestimated by at least two times, and call other numbers - 79 murders for every 100 thousand inhabitants.