Brother charged in 2011 killing of Bronx teen

Brother charged in 2011 killing of Bronx teen

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NEW YORK (AP) - Police say a Brooklyn man they long suspected of killing his brother in the Bronx three years ago has been charged with murder.

They say 25-year-old Gavin Williams was also charged Saturday with manslaughter and strangulation in the May 2011 death of Alex Williams.

Police say they found 18-year-old Alex Williams unconscious inside the bedroom of a Bronx Boulevard apartment. He was pronounced dead a short time later.

A police spokesman says they initially suspected Gavin Williams but needed time to build their case.

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