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February 26, 2020

Drew Carey from 'The Price Is Right' Tearfully Remembers His Special Bond with His Ex-Fiancée, Amie Harwick Less Than a Week after Her Murder

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Less than a week after his ex-fiancée Amie Harwick's untimely death, "The Price Is Right" host Drew Carey opened up about their relationship during a tearful interview.

On February 15, Amie Harwick died after allegedly being thrown from a balcony. Only 38-years-old, the family therapist and Drew still had a close relationship even though they broke off the engagement two years ago.

On his SiriusXM show, "Drew Carey's Friday Night Freak-Out," the host paid a heartbreaking tribute to Amie after clarifying that he recorded the "happy and fun" sounding episode a day before Amie's death.

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In between songs, Drew said that he is "so broken up" about her alleged murder, as they continued loving each other "very much" after the engagement ended, and elaborated:

"Even though we broke up the engagement, I was still so in love with her. And she loved me back.”

Recalling their time as together in September 2018 as "beautiful," Drew dedicated a whole set of songs to the women with whom he had the "best" relationship of his life.

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The Hollywood based therapist held a Ph.D. and a master's degree, and she worked as a mental health advocate and a sex therapist. Describing her fondly, Drew added:

"She was beautiful and fun, and cared deeply about people and improving their lives, and was just a joy to be around. I was so in love with her.”

According to a news release from the LAPD shared with E! News, the department arrested Amie's former boyfriend, Gareth Pursehouse, on suspicion of murder.

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The police responded to Amie's roommate's call for help for a "woman screaming," on Sunday morning around 1:16 am.

The roommate had reportedly jumped over a wall to a nearby residence, and he met the police upon their arrival.

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When the police went to investigate, they found Amie "gravely injured" on the ground under her third-story balcony. The LAFD took Amie to a local hospital, but later, she sadly passed away from her injuries.

While Drew Carey mourns Amie's passing, he will be taking a break from "The Price is Right," and consequently, all tapings are delayed as well.

Amie and Drew reportedly became a couple in June 2017, and they never gave a reason for breaking up their engagement the following year. 

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