Who is Brooklyn Williams? Biography, Wiki
Brooklyn Williams is a 23-year-old North Carolina woman who was killed by a stalker on September 1 in a murder-suicide, police say.
The High Point Police Department received a call on Tuesday afternoon citing two possible dead bodies on a porch, the department indicated in a news release.
Dispatched officers found the body of Williams and the body of 27-year-old Andre Cousiamono, the statement added. The pair had died from gunshot wounds to the head, police added in the release.
1408 East Avenue Murder/Suicide: On September 1, 2020, at 2:10 p.m. High Point police responded to 1408 East Avenue in reference to an investigation call. Upon arrival, officers located… https://t.co/G7x7X5YGxQ pic.twitter.com/UMcGKONzzQ
— HighPoint(NC)Police (@HighPointPolice) September 2, 2020
While the authorities are still in the early stages of their investigation, police say they believe Cousiamono killed Williams and subsequently killed himself, according to the statement.
What you need to know about the deaths of Brooklyn Williams and Andre Cousiamono.
Neighbors told the investigators that they heard gunshots in the area between 9 am and 9:30 am.
Authorities added that Cousiamono’s body was found on the porch with a pistol and another stuffed magazine for the gun in his pants pocket.
“We’re sure Andre knows exactly what to do,” Lieutenant Matt Truit told WXII 12 News. The gun was right next to it, and there was a full magazine inside the gun. Two bullets were missing from the gun, and one pocket actually had another full magazine next to it. ”
Police said that during the evacuation, the 27-year-old car was parked near the house with another holster for a gun and binoculars.
Cousiamono and Williams were identified by the police as former friends and colleagues – but they were never romantically involved, according to the department’s press release.
Still, the 27-year-old Facebook claims to have an affair with Williams.
High Point police said Andre Cousiamono was out on bond for felony stalking and cyberstalking related to Brooklyn Williams. https://t.co/CnXbBQLzz3
— WFMY News 2 (@WFMY) September 2, 2020
Cousiamono had been arrested on August 21 of this year on outstanding warrants for charges of Felony Stalking and Cyberstalking, the department continued in its release.
The charges stemmed from incidents earlier this year in January in which Williams was the victim, the High Point Police Department said. He also had pending charges of Misdemeanor Stalking, Communicating Threats, and Harassing Phone Calls charges where involving Williams.
Cousiamono had been out on a $15,000 bond, the release noted.
The High Point Police Department indicated to WXII 12 News that there is no surveillance footage from the porch to show what events transpired leading up to the death of the young man and woman.
“This is just a sad situation. It affects every person who has had personal contact with this young lady to try and help her and assist her to not have the outcome that we did,” Truitt expressed to the station.
“She was doing everything she was supposed to be doing. The police department was doing everything in our power and authority that we can do and this happened,” he added.