HOLLYWOOD– A 41-year-old Playa del Rey guy stayed in prison Tuesday instead of $2 million bond after his arrest on uncertainty of murdering Dr. Amie Harwick, a noticeable Hollywood marriage as well as sex specialist that was once engaged to “The Cost Is Right” host Drew Carey.
Gareth Pursehouse, a former sweetheart of the victim, was apprehended regarding 4:30 p.m. Saturday and also scheduled on uncertainty of killing Harwick, according to jail documents as well as the Los Angeles Police Department.
Representatives from the FBI-LAPD fugitive task force detained Pursehouse outside his house on the 8100 block of Cabora Drive in Playa del Rey.
A day for accusation awaited fees by the Los Angeles Area Lawyer’s Office.
Harwick died from “blunt force injuries of the head and also upper body,” the coroner’s workplace stated, validating the instance was murder.
Regarding 1:15 a.m. Saturday, LAPD officers reacted to a phone call about a lady yelling on the 2000 block of Pile Street in the Hollywood Hills, the department claimed.
When policemans arrived, they were fulfilled by the sufferer’s roomie, who was in the road, cops claimed. He informed the police officers Harwick was being attacked inside the home. The roommate had actually left your house, jumped a wall and also went to neighbors to require police.
Responding policemans discovered Harwick existing on the ground below a third-story veranda, the LAPD said. She was gravely harmed and unresponsive. Paramedics took her to the hospital, where she later on died.
The investigation found evidence of a break-in as well as struggle inside the home, the LAPD reported. A canvass of the area found additional evidence of the killer going into the residential property and also leaving.
Investigatives found out that Harwick had just recently discussed her worry of Pursehouse, cops stated. She had actually taken out a restraining order against him, yet the order had because run out.
Harwick, 38, was a published writer. According to TMZ, she and Carey started dating in 2017, announced their engagement in very early 2018, but broke up later that year.
Carey required to social media sites Monday to speak about the fatality of his former bride-to-be.
“I hope you’re lucky sufficient to have somebody in your life that likes as much as she did,” Carey tweeted, adding a short video clip of the couple.
Carey’s video game program “The Rate Is Right” terminated this week’s insulations as a result of the Harwick death, according to entertainment media.
Anyone with details regarding the murder or regarding Pursehouse was asked to call West Bureau murder detectives at 213-382-9470 or the LAPD’s 24-hour tipline at 877-527-3247. Tipsters can call Criminal activity Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS.