Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Two Milwaukee Brothers Allegedly Murdered By Son

Two brothers were found murdered and the 26-year-old son of one of the victims has been arrested and booked on alleged homicide charges.

By H. Nelson Goodson 
December 2, 2014

Milwaukee, WI - On Monday, police discovered two members of a family deceased around 1:30 p.m., Alfonso "Poncho" Martínez and Manuel Martínez at a North side home. Alfonso Martínez Jr., 26, Poncho's son was taken into custody after wielding a knife at an officer at the 3200 block of N. Richards where the bodies were found inside the home. An officer encountered Alfonso wielding a knife who later turned out to be one of the victim's son. He was taken into custody and is facing homicide charges.
Investigators say, that both Poncho and Manuel who are brothers had been killed days before being discovered by police. Alfonso is being held without bail until pending charges are reviewed by the Milwaukee  County District Attorney's Office.

A Gofundme account has been created by a family member for funeral expenses. http://www.gofundme.com/i4kqrw

1 comment:

Cheri Gonzalez said...

Hey Nelson, im one of your members. This is my family
My daughters father (my ex) this is very tragic for our family. We lost 3 members at one time. So sad for any family that goes thru a senseless murder.