Husband ‘Wanted’ for Instagram Influencer’s Murder Found Dead
Instagram Almost a year after Instagram influencer Alexis Sharkey was found fatally strangled in bushes near a Houston highway, her husband was found dead from a gunshot wound to the head in Florida as authorities went to arrest him in connection with his wife’s murder.U.S. Marshals have confirmed that Tom Sharkey, the husband of the 26-year-old Texas influencer, was found fatally shot inside his daughter’s Fort Myers home just before midnight on Tuesday. He was found by Caribbean Regional Fugitnews.yahoo.com
Ask 2: Is there any new information in the Alexis Sharkey case?
Alexis Sharkey is seen in this image posted on her Instagram page. Question: Is there any new information in the Alexis Sharkey case? Answer: The body of Alexis Sharkey was found in November 2020 after her family reported her disappearance. RELATED: Houston police confirm death of 26-year-old Alexis Sharkey: What we know so farRELATED: Alexis Sharkey UPDATES: Social media influencer’s cause of death releasedAdIn January, the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences determined the cause of death to be strangulation and the manner of death is homicide. RELATED: Alexis Sharkey: Inside her social media presenceDo you have a burning H-Town-related question?
Alexis Sharkey UPDATES: Social media influencer’s cause of death released
HOUSTON – The Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences has determined the cause of death of Alexis Leigh Robinault Sharkey was strangulation. An autopsy report will be available after law enforcement concludes its case, according to officials. Alexis Sharkey: Inside her social media presence‘Absolutely foul play’: Mother of Houston Instagram star Alexis Sharkey wants answers after daughter found dead‘None of us have been able to grieve’: Alexis Sharkey’s friends seek answer in death of social media influencerSharkey, a social media influencer, was found dead in November 2020 by a Houston Public Works employee. A news release said her naked body was found in the 1000 block of Red Haw Street about 8:30 a.m. Sharkey was previously listed as a missing person. Her mother shared news of her disappearance and death on social media.
5 things for Houstonians to know for Friday, Dec. 4
Here are things to know for Friday, Dec. 41. “On the first day I’m inaugurated, I’m going to ask the public for 100 days to mask. Just 100 days to mask — not forever, just 100 days. Mayor Turner considers implementing curfew to help lower COVID-19 casesOn Wednesday, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner sent a tweet that sent shockwaves across the Space City. If cases continue to rise at a rapid rate, Turner said he would consider the idea of implementing a curfew in Houston.
‘None of us have been able to grieve’: Alexis Sharkey’s friends seek answer in death of social media influencer
HOUSTON – The death of 26-year-old social media influencer Alexis Sharkey has taken an emotional toll on family and friends. Officials have yet to determine Sharkey’s cause of death, but friends and family have said they believe someone killed her. RELATED READ: Inside Alexis Sharkey’s social media presenceTurnbow said she first became aware of Sharkey’s disappearance the night before her body was found when her boyfriend received a call from Tom Sharkey, Alexis Sharkey’s husband. Turnbow said Alexis Sharkey’s body was found not long after that phone call. The Harris County Medical Examiner said that it is still working to determine how Alexis Sharkey died.
Alexis Sharkey UPDATES: Here’s what we know right now about social media influencer’s death
HOUSTON – The vigil for Alexis Sharkey has been postponed, according to social media posts by her friends. “Due to changing circumstances we are postponing Lexi’s celebration of life,” the social media post reads. #justiceforalexis”Alexis Sharkey: Inside her social media presence‘Absolutely foul play’: Mother of Houston Instagram star Alexis Sharkey wants answers after daughter found deadThe event had been planned for Dec. 3 at 5:30 p.m. at Buffalo Bayou Park. A screen still of the Alexis Sharkey Memorial Fund on GoFundMe, as collected on Dec. 3. According to a report by People.com, foul play has not been ruled out in Sharkey’s death.
5 things for Houstonians to know for Tuesday, Dec. 1
Here are things to know for Tuesday, Dec. 1:1. Texans, NFL teams temporarily shut down facilitiesThe Houston Texans and several other teams are all going virtual Monday and Tuesday after the NFL temporarily shut down in-person activities. According to a memo released to teams, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell caught wind of several NFL players and staffers who “celebrated the Thanksgiving holiday with out-of-town guests.”Read more. 6 Klein ISD students hospitalized after ingesting substance brought from home, officials saySix Hildebrandt Intermediate School students were hospitalized Monday after ingesting a substance that was brought to school from home, officials said. According to a Facebook post on Nov. 11, Chang has been a longtime supporter and friend to Southern Smoke, participating in the 2017 Southern Smoke Festival to raise funds for restaurant workers affected by Hurricane Harvey.
‘Absolutely foul play’: Mother of Houston Instagram star Alexis Sharkey wants answers after daughter found dead
HOUSTON – The last time they talked, Stacey Robinault and her Instagram star daughter, Alexis Sharkey, were planning Christmas in Pennsylvania. “Then, she took a year off, and that year knocked her onto a different path, which happens,” Robinault said. Sharkey moved to West Texas, where she met and married Tom Sharkey and became a full-time social media influencer. We are completely wrecked,” Robinault said. That is absolutely foul play.”“There is nothing to me that suggests that this was an accident,” she added.
Houston police confirm death of 26-year-old Alexis Sharkey: What we know so far
HOUSTON – Houston police have confirmed the death of Alexis Sharkey, also known as Alexis Leigh Robinault. A Houston police detective on the case told KPRC 2 that the 26-year-old has been positively identified by her fingerprint. The Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences identified Sharkey. The cause of death is pending an autopsy by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences. Houston police told KPRC 2 her body was found Saturday morning by a Houston Public Works employee.
Alexis Sharkey: Inside her social media presence
HOUSTON – Alexis Sharkey went missing Friday and was found dead Sunday evening, according to a post on her mother’s Facebook page. Based on her social media account, it seems Sharkey was an avid traveler, posting photos from around the country and world. You don’t know it all!”Here are some of his posts featuring photos of his wife:A post on Tom Sharkey's Facebook page, collected as of Nov. 30, 2020. (Tom Sharkey/Facebook)A post on Tom Sharkey's Facebook page, collected as of Nov. 30, 2020. (Tom Sharkey/Facebook)A post on Tom Sharkey's Facebook page, collected as of Nov. 30, 2020.
UPDATE: Body of 26-year-old woman found in Houston, family says
HOUSTON – Alexis Sharkey, a 26-year-old woman, was missing in Houston. The woman’s body was recovered on Sunday night, Sharkey’s mother wrote on Facebook. “It’s with deeply broken hearts that Mike and I want to let you all know that Lexi’s body has been found,” wrote Stacey Robinault. “We cannot begin to thank you all for your love and the kind words you’ve extended to our family! Please give us this time to grieve this incredible loss to our family and this world!!!