A husband has attempted suicide after shooting his wife dead a week after she complained of the color of Mercedes Benz he bought for her.
Eddie Harris shot his wife of 33yrs, Shanica Harris, right in front of their grandchildren. He then proceeded to shoot himself in a failed suicide attempt.
Following complaint of shots heard, Miami-Dade County Police arrived at the couple’s house and find their grandchildren trapped.
Shanica was found dead and her husband had a self-inflicted wound on himself.
Shanica’s sister, Thomasina Goddard told 10 News: “He barricaded himself in the house and kept my sister at blood death, with my grandniece and grandnephew in the house.”
Before the shooting, Shanica was on Facebook saying, ”Now he knows I love red cars!! But OMG!!! Why couldn’t I pick my own car?!!!!”
Sharing on Facebook, Eddie’s status accused his wife of cheating: “I my wife Shanicaharris cheating on the train now she playing sick on the job.”
An hour and a half later, he added: “Shanica got a f***kboy rides n a white impala around my house.”
35 minutes later, Harris wrote; “I wasted my money on that,” in reference to a brand new silver Mercedes he had purchased for his wife”.