3 Police say 44-year-old Sheridan Veney didn't try to run away, but WAITED inside the Westside Applebee's after firing five shots at his ex-wife. Police say it happened after the two got into an argument last night, inside the restaurant on Lane Avenue. 42-year-old Lisa Veney was taken to the hospital where she later died. She was meeting her daughter at the restaurant, a member of the military who was visiting from North Carolina. Channel 4s Vic Micolucci spoke to the family's friends, as well as police. He joins us now live from the restaurant. Vic? 3 3 3 Shock...saddness...those are the emotions they're dealing with.They say they knew there were troubles in the marriage...but never thought it'd escalate to this. 00-0607-1244-511'11-1'2217:20 they were just a real sweet family, it just really devastates me, to think something like this can happen. A family...neighors say once was so close ...now torn so far apart... Linda Dennison says she's known the Veneys for years...Sheridan and Lisa lived here with their two kids...17:32 they were just wonderful children, wonderful, both of them. Just great kids. And they were great parents. Great parents. It's just total devastation I'm sure But all that was shattered last night ...when police say Sheridan Veney shot and killed his wife at this Lane Avenue Applebee's. 09:45 the suspect was meeting his daughter there for dinner. The victim returned to the restaurant and they had a disturbance or an altercation inside the restaurant.09:57 she got up from the table to leave, suspect followed her to the door, at which time he fired at her.Detectives say about 40 people inside the restaurant saw it happen....and so did the couple's daughter.Veney fired 5 shots, detectives say, and then stayed there...10:32 he just stood by and waited for the police to show up. 42-year-old Lisa Veney died at the hospital ...sources tell us with her 18-year-old daughter right there.The teen is in the Army, and friends say had just come home to surprise her mom for Christmas. It was one last good memory... just a few days ago... before this crime shattered their lives.17:20 they were just a real sweet family, it just really devastates me, to think something like this can happen. Lisa has a lot of friends who have contacted me...they say she was an incredible person and a terrific mom. We'll hear much more about the woman they lost tonight at 6....Vic Micolucci, Ch4, TLS. Vic, do we know if Sheridan Veney has been in trouble with the law before?