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Miss Venezuela Monica Spear dead: Actress and ex-husband shot in highway robbery

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In shocking news today, Miss Venezuela and actress Monica Spear is now dead along with her ex-husband. On Jan. 7, NBC News shared about the highway robbery that took the life of both of them but actually left their 5-year-old daughter alive.

Monica was with Henry Thomas Berry on a family vacation with their daughter when their car broke down. They were pulled over to the side of the road. Armed men approached the car and the couple tried to be safe by locking themselves inside the vehicle. They opened fire anyway and killed both parents, but the girl was just injured.

This couple split a long time ago, but they have stayed close and even vacationed together for their daughter's sake. The news of Monica Spear's death is shocking to everyone. Over 70 people have been killed in Venezuela in just the first week of the new year and it is even making some people consider moving away.

Monica Spear was Miss Venezuela in 2004 and then went on to be an actress. She was on several different soap operas.

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