Former beauty queen and ex-husband gunned down on vacation

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CARACAS, Venezuela – Authorities in Venezuela are investigating a grisly murder of a former beauty queen and her British ex-husband.

Police say 29-year-old Monica Spear and her ex, 39-year-old Thomas Berry, were gunned down in front of their 5-year-old daughter.

The child was injured in the attack but is expected to recover.

The former Miss Venezuela, who lived in Miami, was on vacation with her family when police believe her car broke down.

Authorities believe robbers attacked the couple, shooting them multiple times.