DAILYKENN.com -- Three people were killed and a forth nearly died from an execution-style murder in Lakeland, Fla.
The crime occurred Jan. 6, 2016.
Arrested is Andrew Joseph, 35, and Jonathan Alcegaire, 26. The two were identified as half-brothers.
David Washington, Eneida Branch (photo) and Angelica Castor were the victims.
WFLA.com reported that Joseph:
... has 29 previous felony charges in Florida, in addition to 10 previous misdemeanor charges and 19 other charges, deputies said. In Minnesota, he has six drug-related charges, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office.Please report typos...
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Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd announced the arrest of two men from Miami Thursday night in connection with last week’s execution-style triple murder in Lakeland.
Judd identified Andrew Joseph, 35, as the mastermind of the slayings at a “one-stop shopping” drug house in Lakeland where David Washington, Eneida Branch and Angelica Castor died Jan. 6 from gunshots to the head. The fourth victim, Felix Campos, survived a gunshot to the face in the bloody shooting.
Detectives, with the help of Miami-Dade Police and the Florida Highway Patrol also located and arrested Jonathan Alcegaire, 26, Joseph’s half-brother. Both men have dozens of prior arrests for serious crimes.
They were booked in Polk County Thursday night on murder and robbery charges. Joseph is accused of being an accessory after the fact of a capital felony, conspiracy to commit armed robbery, possession of a firearm by a felon, and tampering in a felony life capital proceeding.
He has 29 previous felony charges in Florida, in addition to 10 previous misdemeanor charges and 19 other charges, deputies said. In Minnesota, he has six drug-related charges, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office.
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