Simone Biles’ brother charged in New Year’s Eve triple murder, police say


(FOX News) — The brother of Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles was charged in connection with a New Year’s Eve shooting in Ohio that left three people dead and two others wounded, police said Thursday.

24-year-old, Tevin Biles-Thomas, was arrested and charged with multiple counts of murder, involuntary manslaughter and felonious assault and one count of perjury, the Cleveland Division of Police and the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office said.

He is facing murder, manslaughter, and other charges in connection with a shooting that took place in Cleveland, Ohio.

Biles-Thomas was being held at a Georgia jail. He is due for arraignment Sept. 13.

Simone Biles has not commented on her brother’s arrest.

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