http://www.nbcmiami.com/news/local/M...162570176.htmlA West Palm Beach man suspected of fatally stabbing his older brother more than 65 times was arrested in Sweetwater late Thursday night, police said.
Brandin Anderson Gonsalves, 23, is facing a first-degree murder charge in the death of 25-year-old Gerard Gonsalves, Sweetwater Police said Sunday.
An officer who was on patrol Thursday night spotted Gonsalves suspiciously standing in the city's business district, police said. When the officer asked Gonsalves what he was doing in the area so late when most of the businesses were closed, Gonsalves said he didn't know, police said.
Sweetwater Police said Gonsalves later told the officer: "I am the one you are looking for. I killed my brother."
http://www.wpbf.com/news/south-flori...z/-/index.htmlA West Palm Beach man accused of killing his brother said he did it because of their "differences in religious beliefs," according to a police report.
According to the West Palm Beach police report, Brandin Gonsalves confessed to detectives that he "ambushed" his brother after he stepped out of the shower at the home they shared in the Ponte Verde apartments. He then took a shower in another bathroom, changed clothes and stole his brother's pickup truck, the report stated.
An autopsy revealed that Gerard Gonsalves Jr. was stabbed at least 69 times.
http://www.wpbf.com/news/south-flori...z/-/index.htmlA West Palm Beach man accused of stabbing his brother to death because of religious differences told investigators after he was arrested that he planned to kill virgins, police said.
WPBF 25 News' Ted White reported that Brandin Gonsalves told investigators he is a Muslim and had a fight with his brother, who is a Christian.