LOWER MORELAND, Pa. (CBS) – Authorities say two Philadephia men are behind bars, charged in connection with last month’s home invasion and murder of a Lower Moreland man.
Investigators say revenge was the motive for the murder of 53-year-old Kevin Brown on September 27th.READ MORE: Dozens Of Mom-And-Pop Shops In Manayunk Prepare For Small Business Saturday
According to Montgomery County District Attorney Risa Vetri Ferman, one of the 20-year-old suspects, Naadir Abdul-Ali, was a jilted boyfriend of the victim’s 18-year-old daughter.
“He told her he wanted another chance. She refused. He told her if we can’t be together someone’s got to go. Those were his words,” said Ferman.READ MORE: Stray Bullet Kills Man Eating Thanksgiving Dinner Inside Norristown Home, Police Say
Investigators say Brown was shot in the neck during a confrontation with the suspects after they broke into his home on Philmont Avenue.
Abdul-Ali and Desmond Smith were arrested last week.
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