SUBURBAN LAKE WORTH, Fla. -- A woman is dead near Lake Worth and her ex-husband is in jail facing a homicide charge.
The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office says deputies performed a welfare check on the woman at 10:20 a.m. Saturday in the 6200 block of Barton Creek Court in the Winston Trails development.
On arrival, deputies found the woman deceased and a man present.
Detectives from the Violent Crimes Division and crime scene investigators determined that Steven Guarnieri killed his ex-wife Nancy Guarnieri.
Steven was arrested and charged with First Degree Murder. He was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail.
Guarnieri, with his wrists bandaged, faced a judge during his first court appearance Sunday morning. He was denied bond.