Amie Harwick, Drew Carey’s Ex-Fiancee Murdered In Hollywood Hills, Ex-Boyfriend Gareth Pursehouse Arrested – A prominent Los Angeles-area marriage and family therapist Amie Harwick was murdered at her home in the Hollywood Hills on Saturday.
Amie Harwick, Drew Carey’s Ex-Fiancee Murdered In Hollywood Hills, Ex-Boyfriend Gareth Pursehouse Arrested | Amie Harwick Was Brutally Killed:
The 38-year-old well-known Hollywood family and sex therapist Amie Harwick, was found below a third-floor balcony at her Hollywood Hills home on Saturday, February 15, 2020.
Amie Harwick was apparently plummeted from a third-floor balcony to her death early Saturday.
Amie Harwick, died at a hospital Saturday, hours after the 1:15 a.m. alleged attack in the 2000 block of Mounds Street.
The Los Angeles Police Department said in a statement this evening, “On Saturday, February 15, 2020, around 1:16 a.m. Hollywood patrol officers responded to a radio call of a ‘woman screaming’ in the 2000 block of Mound Street in Hollywood Hills.”
Amie Harwick’s roommate informed officers that Harwick was being assaulted and he told cops he had jumped a wall and ran to homes in the neighborhood in search of help.
Police found Amie Harwick gravely injured on the ground beneath a third story balcony and she suffered significant injuries consistent with a fall and was unresponsive.
Amie Harwick was rushed to an area hospital, where she died from her injuries.
Amie Harwick’s Murder Suspect | Amie Harwick’s Ex-Boyfriend Gareth Pursehouse Killed Her:
Gareth Pursehouse, 41, of Playa Del Rey, described by police as Amie Harwick’s ex-boyfriend, was arrested about 4:30 p.m. Saturday by FBI-LAPD Fugitive Task Force members on suspicion of murder.
“The investigation revealed possible evidence of a struggle in the upstairs as well as forced entry to the residence,” LAPD said. “A canvass of the area located further evidence of an intruder entering the property and leaving after the murder,” they added.
Gareth Pursehouse was booked into jail at 2:16 a.m. on Sunday, his first court appearance date has not been set.
Gareth Pursehouse, of Playa Del Rey, had dated Amie Harwick and they had recently broken up.
According to detectives, Amie Harwick had expressed fear about Gareth Pursehouse and she filed a restraining order against him when they broke up.
Amie Harwick was the author of The New Sex Bible for Women.
Amie Harwick was a former model and Playboy centerfold.
Amie Harwick and Drew Carey dated from 2017 until the end of 2018. Amie Harwick and Drew Carey were engaged in early 2018 and split up less than a year later.