The person accused of beating his girlfriend’s eight-year-old son to loss of life earlier than the couple left his rotting corpse in a home of horrors along with her three different ravenous kids repeatedly boasted about meals and household on social media.
Brian Coulter was arrested and charged with the homicide of Kendrick Lee on Tuesday, two days after authorities discovered the kid’s skeletal stays inside a unit at CityParc II at West Oaks Flats in Harris County, Texas.
The 31-year-old boyfriend of Gloria Williams allegedly murdered Kendrick on 20 November 2020 by punching and kicking him to loss of life, in keeping with the felony grievance.
For the following 11 months, the boy’s physique was shoved in a closet to decompose whereas his three brothers – aged 15, 10 and 7 – had been deserted within the residence, malnourished and left to fend for themselves, the paperwork state.
Mr Coulter’s bond was set at $1 million Wednesday morning and he’s at present being held at a psychological well being facility, in keeping with KHOU.
If launched on bond, he’s ordered to haven’t any contact with any kids or with Ms Williams. He should additionally conform to GPS monitoring, a 24-hour curfew and to not depart the county.
Ms Williams was additionally arrested on Tuesday and charged with the felony fees of damage to a toddler by omission and tampering with a human corpse.
The 35-year-old mom of the 4 kids is accused of concealing her son’s loss of life, ravenous one in every of her different surviving sons and failing to guard one other from damage.
The horrific circumstances got here to mild on Sunday when the 15-year-old boy known as the Harris County Sheriff’s Workplace to report that his youthful brother had been useless for a 12 months and his stays had been mendacity within the room subsequent to his.
The teenager advised authorities his dad and mom had not been dwelling with him and his two surviving siblings on the residence for a number of months.
When deputies arrived on the scene, they discovered the skeletal stays of the younger boy alongside along with his three malnourished and injured brothers. The youngest baby had accidents to his face.
On Mr Coulter’s Instagram account, he repeatedly confirmed off plates of meals over the past 12 months – all of the whereas he was allegedly ravenous his girlfriend’s kids.
In different posts, he’s seen displaying off diamante chains and jewelry, repeatedly utilizing the n-word and repeatedly posting with the acronym “FOE” – “Household Over Every thing.”
He additionally posted a number of weird movies of him rambling to the digital camera, usually both inside a house or a automobile.
‘One of the best steak I’ve ever had’
In a single picture, posted in September 2020 two months earlier than Kendrick’s alleged homicide, Mr Coulter shared a photograph of plate piled excessive with meals.
“My spouse made me a 4 course meal not a 3 course meal however. 4 course meal and she or he cooks her a** off that s**t was sooooooo f**in scrumptious i cant cease consuming it lol F.O.E FAMILY OVER EVERYTHING ALL DAY EVERYDAY!!!” he captioned the picture.
Six days later, he posted one other picture of an enormous pan stuffed with spaghetti and mincemeat in sauce.
He captioned the picture: “F.O.E. FAMILY OVER EVERYTHING, we eat good if u aside of that fam ( the model/motion) we finna get pleasure from this complete pot made with love F.O.E. FAMILY OVER EVERYTHING ALL DAY EVERYDAY!!!”
He shared two extra posts that day of the identical meal served on a plate – one with grated cheese on high.
“My spouse cooked this spaghetti and it’s the finest spaghetti I’ve ever had in my life, I couldn’t cease consuming it, there nothing like a great residence cooked meal with alot of affection in it, thank u lord its a blessing F.O.E. FAMILY OVER EVERYTHING, its the motion and the model, thank u spouse i like you,” he wrote on one of many posts.
One other publish, dated 10 February this 12 months, exhibits a plate of tacos with the caption “foe we consuming good”.
4 days later, Mr Coulter posted a video on Instagram on 14 February the place he boasted about consuming “one of the best steak I ever had” and tells the digital camera that individuals eat a few of the finest steak in jail.
The video begins with Mr Coulter displaying off a plate stuffed with a steak, mash and greens subsequent to a glass of pink wine.
He begins consuming in entrance of the digital camera whereas Michael Jackson’s “Man within the Mirror” performs within the background.
“That is one of the best steak I ever had,” he says.
Ms Williams is seen within the background within the video at one level and they’re each heard shouting at one other individual off-camera.
“Don’t sneak up like that. You realize I’ll see that n*****,” Mr Coulter says to the individual.
“You realize I’ll. I see every part.”
A teenage boy briefly enters the shot earlier than Mr Coulter returns to consuming his meals.
‘Household Over Every thing’
In a number of of Mr Coulter’s Instagram posts, he refers to “FOE” or “Household Over Every thing” within the captions and the 31-year-old has the phrase tattooed on his arm.
Mr Coulter is seen displaying off the tattoo which reads: “F.O.E. Household Over Every thing” in a single publish on 12 September 2020 – 10 weeks earlier than he allegedly beat his girlfriend’s son to loss of life.
“F.O.E. FAMILY OVER EVERYTHING ALL DAY EVERY DAY,” he captioned the picture.
A search of data by The Unbiased additionally uncovered that Mr Coulter registered eight fictitious companies in 2017, all named variations of “FOE” or “FOE Productions”.