Neighbors say man found dead in his home was killed by his brother

Neighbors say man found inside his apartment was killed in domestic dispute

BAKERSFIELD, CALIF - Neighbors say the man found dead in his apartment on Christmas Tree Lane on Friday was killed by his brother. Neighbors also say the mother of the two men called 911 two nights before the killing. Bakersfield Police confirm they did a welfare check on the two brothers, who were living together. 
 
Friday, officers responded to the 4500 block of Christmas Tree Lane near Panorama Drive to reports of a man dead inside his apartment. The coroners office identified him as 61-year-old Randy Adams. Police announced over the weekend they arrested 60-year-old Ronnie Adams on suspicion of murder. 
 
"I've lost two friends, Randy and Ronnie. I feel bad for their mom because she lost two sons", says neighbor Robin Beelar. 
 
Police haven't said how Randy Adams was killed. They say the investigation is ongoing. 

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