On the 21st June, 2017 a homeless male person was found deceased in his motor vehicle in Maroubra. It was evident from the onset that male person was deceased. Eastern Beaches LAC and Homicide Detectives commenced an investigation. On 12 July 2017, two contacts were received at Crime Stoppers nominating two brothers as being responsible for the murder. On 27 July 2017, both brothers were arrested.