Brother of Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles charged with 3 counts of murder


CLEVELAND (WOIO/CBS) — She’s one of the best gymnasts in the world. Now, Simone Biles’ brother is facing murder charges in Cleveland, Ohio.

Tevin Biles-Thomas is in a jail cell right now, charged with multiple counts of murder.

The incident happened on New Year’s Eve this past winter.

Police say Biles-Thomas opened fire on a group of people at a house party near Denison Avenue and West 45th. Three people were killed in the shooting.

Biles-Thomas is the older brother of four-time Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles. Both were born in Columbus, Ohio, but grew up with different relatives.

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