In May2021. Frenzied 911 calls to authorities regarding a shooting and a fire led to them being called. Woodlawn, Maryland. ThereThey were confronted by a bloody crime scene, with three people dead and one injured, and only one man to blame. Investigation Discovery’s ‘Fear Thy NeighborA Ticking Time Bomb’ chronicles how Everton Brown’s long history of erratic behavior led to a horrifying tragedy that took the lives of Ismael Quintanilla, Sara Alacote, Sagar Ghimire. So, let’s find out what happened then, shall we?
How Did Ismael Quintanilla, Sara Alacote, Sagar Ghimire Die?
Ismael QuintanillaWas a 41-year old from El SalvadorWhile Sara AlacoteWas a 37-year old from Peru. TheyBoth were moved to the United StatesIn the hope of a better future. TheThe couple lived in a townhome with their son. Woodlawnat the time the incident occurred. While IsmaelConstruction workers SaraMany jobs in fast food restaurants, cleaning houses, and other positions. Sagar GhimireOriginal originator of the neighborhood was a woman named Judith, who lived in the same area. NepalHe was described by his friends as a kind, generous man. The 24-year-old was working on his master’s degree at the time and had bright plans for his future.
At around 6:40 am on May8/2021: The authorities responded to multiple calls about a house on the blaze and an active shooter in the area. Woodlawn. LaterThey found Ismael, Sara, SagarIn the parking lot of a residential neighborhood. IsmaelHe was stabbed to death and shot with SaraAdditional gunshot wounds were also suffered. Nearby, SagarAlso shot, he was later declared dead.
Who Killed Ismael Quintanilla, Sara Alacote, Sagar Ghimire?
TheInvestigators quickly discovered who the culprit was Everton Brown, who lived within the same neighborhood. ItIt was discovered that he had a history that included volatile behavior and interactions that were decades old with the police. ForFor whatever reason, EvertonHe believed he was being monitored by the FBI and that his neighbors were also part of it. HeSent that drones from Federal Government were following him, and thought federal agents were entering the house without his permission.
NotJust that. EvertonHe had a YouTube channel that documented his interactions with law enforcement officials and store security. Outside Everton’s front door, a sign mentioned the federal government was searching him every day. FurthermoreHe put tape on his doors whenever he went out of the house and built a double-stacked fencing in his backyard.
EvertonHis neighbors seemed to have had issues with him, with many referring to him as threatening in his past. One neighbor, Ivory WilliamsHe and his family were harassed Evertonfor many years, prompting them even to get a Peace Order against him (there were 3 such orders). TheThe family claimed that EvertonThey were shouting expletives for years, and at one point they even chased one with a baseball bat.
AccordingTo Ivory Williams Jr., the peace order didn’t seem to deter Everton. Williams Jr. added, “Once we got the peace order, he still would say things like: ‘Oh, I can’t get y’all right now, but I’m gonna get you one day.’ When you’ve been living next door to somebody for over ten years who does stuff like that every day, you don’t know what to take serious.” OtherResidents also complained to the homeowners association about EvertonIt was a good idea, but it didn’t lead to much.
TheThe authorities discovered this on the morning May 8, 2021, EvertonHis house was set on fire, and an explosion resulted in two homes being destroyed and one being damaged. TheyHe believed he forced himself into Ismael Sara’s home, first stabbing and shooting Ismael. EvertonThen shoot SaraAs he held her captive, she ran outside. AtAt that point, two neighbors rushed out and were shot. Everton. SagarOne of them survived, while the other was left with injuries.
How Did Everton Brown Die?
WhenThe 56-year-old victim was found by the authorities when they arrived at the crime scene EvertonYou can also use a handgun. They ordered him to drop the gun multiple times, but he didn’t comply, resulting in several officers firing their service weapons. EvertonHe was subdued, and taken into custody HeHe was taken to a hospital and declared dead. TheThe handgun was recovered by police near him. A knife was also found on the hood one of his vehicles. TheyOne of his two cars also contained explosives.
AccordingTo the police EvertonHe had two guns registered to his name, which he bought in 1987 as well as 2007. OneThe first was seized in 2010. The second was suspected to be the murder tool. ExpertsI was able to conclude that EvertonHe was possibly delusional, and could have suffered from a mental disorder. or a psychiatric disorder that wasn’t diagnosed. The tragedy raised essential questions regarding how MarylandAssisted in cases involving people suffering from mental health issues.
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