Harwick, 38, was found fatally injured below a third-storey balcony of her home shortly after 1 a. Police said her injuries were consistent with a fall, according to a statement obtained by KTLA. She was rushed to hospital, where she was pronounced dead. They ultimately found her below the balcony but did not see any suspect. Police say she previously obtained a restraining order against him but it had expired at the time of her death.
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Police were summoned to the home at a. Saturday by a report of a woman screaming. When they arrived, they found Harwick unconscious and fatally injured outside. Victor Avila said following an initial court hearing for Pursehouse. Pursehouse faces a possible death sentence if convicted, and he is being held without bail.
Slain therapist Amie Harwick was strangled before fall from balcony, coroner says
Amie Harwick long feared the man now accused of killing her. For years, Amie Harwick feared ex-boyfriend Gareth Pursehouse , who is accused of strangling her and throwing her over the balcony of her Hollywood Hills home in the early morning hours of Feb. Pursehouse, 41, dated the year-old a decade ago. After Harwick ended their relationship, Pursehouse allegedly began stalking and harassing her, prompting her to file two restraining orders against him. Can you send her this text?
Watch live: Trump and coronavirus task force give updates from White House. Gareth Pursehouse, 41, was charged Wednesday with one count each of murder and first-degree residential burglary with the special circumstance allegation of lying in wait. He is accused of having thrown Harwick, 38, over a balcony at her home in the Hollywood Hills neighborhood earlier in the day. Police were called to the home shortly after 1 a. Saturday after someone reported hearing a woman scream.