Wesley Brownlee Wiki – Wesley Brownlee Bio
Wesley Brownlee California serial killer already facing three counts of murder has been charged with four more murders, authorities said.
Wesley Brownlee allegedly began his spree of ambush-style killings in April 2021 before picking up where he left off a year later, according to San Joaquin County charging documents filed Tuesday. Brownlee is accused of shooting Juan Vásquez Serrano to death on April 10, 2021, and killing Mervin Harmon six days later. The men were killed in Alameda County, a few miles west of Stockton. On the same day as Harmon’s murder, Brownlee allegedly attempted to kill Natasha Jeanne Latour. She survived.
The accused serial killer may not have pulled the trigger for another year, according to the documents, until he allegedly killed Salvador Debudey Jr. on April 11 in Stockton. Brownlee then allegedly killed Paul Yaw in July, the filing shows. Brownlee was arrested in October after police found him driving through the streets of Stockton dressed in black with a mask around his neck and a gun at his side “on a mission to kill.
Wesley Brownlee is 43 years old.
Stockton Suspected Serial Killer Linked to Seventh Murder with Latest Charges
Authorities suspected Brownlee of killing at least six of the victims and of the attempted murder of Latour but initially charged him with only three murders. Prosecutors now believe that he killed Jonathan Rodríguez Hernández, Juan Carlos Carranza-Cruz, and Lawrence López between August 30 and September 27 of this year.
Although police have not disclosed Brownlee’s relationship to his victims, CBS reported that the alleged killer lived in the same apartment complex as Rodríguez Hernández. Police found the 21-year-old’s body in the building’s parking lot. A neighbor said Brownlee “sometimes seemed to have a little attitude problem. The motive for the murders is unknown. None of the victims were robbed, police said. Brownlee has a criminal record that includes traffic violations and drug convictions dating back to an arrest when he was 15 years old. He has also been hit with a litany of other charges, including criminal possession of a firearm and possession of ammunition. Brownlee will appear in court on January 3.