Steven and Stanley Blanc (Photo Credit: NBC Miami)

A fight between two teen brothers turned deadly in Miami when Steven Odeus, 14, shot and killed his older brother, 16-year-old Stanley Blanc, before shooting and killing himself.

“It started off as a small petty argument over clothes that escalated into a fight,” says 18-year-old Marc Blanc, the victims’ brother.

“Stanley wanted to wear Steven’s clothes; Steven didn’t want him to,” family friend Kedner Louis says.

According to Marc Blanc, the fight started inside the family’s apartment. Family members separated the two, but the fight reignited outside. After Odeus shot his brother, Blanc says Odeus ran across the apartment complex and took his own life in the parking lot.

Blanc says he feels guilty and wishes he could’ve done more to save his brothers.

“In my mind, I think he didn’t really mean to,” says Blanc. “That’s blood; nobody wants to kill their own brother. At the same time I got mixed feelings about a lot of stuff right now.”

Blanc says he doesn’t know how his little brother got hold of a gun.

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  • vickyvickivickie

    This is so sad my nephews fight over cloths and other things all the time. We usually let them fight it out and just say they brothers thats what they do…. but now I see this can turn deadly…. will be talking and sharing this with them

  • Mary Burrell

    Loss of more young black males. This is just so tragic on so many levels.

  • Tonididitonem

    Omggggg this is so heart breaking RIP to those young men.

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