Monica Spear, Ex-Venezuela Beauty Queen, Husband Shot to Death
Monica Spear, Ex-Venezuela Beauty Queen, Husband Shot to Death (Credit: Facebook)

BREAKING:  Former Venezuelan beauty queen Monica Spear and Irish husband Thomas Berry shot dead in their car in Venezuela. The couple’s five-year-old daughter was injured in the shooting and is hospitalized in stable condition. The shooting occurred on a highway leading from Valencia to Puerto Cabello. The couple had reportedly stopped by the roadside because their car had broken down. Monica Spear, 29, became Miss Venezuela in 2004. She also appeared in soap operas. An investigation in the shooting has been launched by authorities. Venezuela has one of the highest murder rates in the world.