Miss Venezuela 2004, Monica Spear, a 29-year-old star of soap opera was killed in front of her 5 years-old daughter who sustained injury in her foot. Monica Spear was in a vacation with her ex-husband Thomas Henry Berry, 39, who was also killed in the incident. The killers are believed to be robbers.
According to the officials, Monica’s car had broken down on a highway in northwestern Venezuela. The police believes that the robbers killed the couple to rob their belongings.
Their daughter, Maya Berry Spear, has bullet wound on her right leg but in stable condition after receiving medical treatment.
The Miss Venezuela 2004, Monica Spear, had participated in Miss Universe in 2005 and was was one of the quarter-finalist. Monica lived in the USA and starred in the Miami-based Telemundo series "Pasion Prohibida" ("Forbidden Passion") and "Flor Salvaje" ("Savage Flower").