Beauty queen Monica Spear’s killers nabbed, Venezuela says – CNN.com


Venezuelan beauty queen Monica Spear was elected Miss Venezuela in 2004.(CNN) — The killers of a Venezuelan soap opera star and former beauty queen are among seven suspects who have been arrested, Venezuela\’s interior minister said.

The shooting deaths of actress Monica Spear and her ex-husband have galvanized the public to turn up the pressure on the government to act on Venezuela\’s high crime rates.

The victims\’ 5-year-old daughter witnessed the roadside shooting and suffered a gunshot wound herself, but survived.

No one has been charged yet, but officials say there is evidence linking the suspects to the double homicide.

via Beauty queen Monica Spear’s killers nabbed, Venezuela says – CNN.com.

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