Police in Virginia have arrested Sheila Keane Warren, who 27 years ago, dressed as a clown, killed ex-wife of her fiance – Marlene Warren. Police have described the crime committed in 1990 in Wellington, Florida, as «strange».
About it reports on Wednesday, September 27, the news service of the BBC.
The investigation resumed after it had been repeated the analysis of DNA evidence left by the intruder at the scene.
According to the investigation, the criminal knocked at the door of his victim, dressed in a clown outfit, a red wig, red nose, white mask handed her a bouquet of flowers and balloons, and then pulled out a gun and shot me in the face.
After that, Sheila Warren, in his clown costume, sat in a white convertible and drove away. The victim died in hospital two days later after these events.
Experts have determined through DNA analysis that a woman dressed in a clown outfit — Sheila Keane Warren, wife of Michael Warren, formerly married to the victim. Sheila and Michael were married in 2002. They lived in Tennessee and worked at the same restaurant.
A criminal was arrested last Tuesday, in the County of Washington, Virginia and will be extradited to Florida. It remains unknown whether Michael Warren involved in this crime and recognize his wife his guilt.
The case has been frozen for many years, the investigation resumed in 2014 on the initiative of the Sheriff of the County of palm beach, Florida.