A famous California-based business executive was reportedly found dead in her car on Thursday, prompting her boyfriend’s arrest hours later.
Ventura County Coroner’s Office Confirmed Angela Kukawski’s Death at Variety, sources telling the outlet about an undisclosed incident on December 22 involving the 55-year-old. Sources said Kukawski was found dead in the trunk of a car in Simi Valley a day after the incident.
According to Angelino News, Kukawski’s boyfriend, Jason Barker, 49, reportedly drove the car containing Van Nuys’ body of Kukawski to a relative’s home in Simi Valley. Barker was then arrested at the family member’s home.
Angelino News reported that Kukawski was found with a stab wound, but authorities have not corroborated this report or released details of the cause of her death.
Kukawski was reported missing on December 22. Suspicious detectives Barker killed Kukawski in their house, put his body in his car and drove him to Simi Valley, where it was abandoned, according to MyNewsLA.com.
Variety reported that Kukawski was a business leader at Boulevard Management, where she worked with various famous clients including the Kardasians and rappers Nicki Minaj, Offset and Kanye West.
Barker is charged with the murder of Kukawski. He remains in jail on more than $ 3 million bail.
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