Man Given Life Sentence For Killing Adoptive MotherThe Pembroke Pines man convicted of killing his adoptive mother has been sentenced to life in prison.
Judge Delays Sentencing For Gerard LopesWith a somber look on his face, Gerard Lopes, also known as Gerry, walks into the courtroom greeted by the angry and sad faces of family and friends who loved his mother Natalie Belmonte, the woman he was accused of raping and beating, and convicted of killing and dumping her body in a Pembroke Pines swamp.
Jury Convicts Gerard Lopes Of Killing Adoptive MurderA Broward County jury convicted Gerard Lopes of second-degree murder for the death of his adoptive mother, Natalie Belmonte.
Jury Begins Deliberations In Belmonte Murder Trial TuesdayThe fate of a Pembroke Pines man accused of killing his adoptive mother is in the hands of a jury.
Murdered Woman's Sex Life Focus Of Lopes Murder TrialAfter a week of testimony, the murder trial of a Pembroke Pines man who is accused of killing his adoptive mother is coming to a close.
Testimony Resumes In Trial Of Man Accused Of Killing Adoptive MotherAs his murder trial moved into a second day, Gerard Lopes listened intently to crime scene specialists who presented a mountain of evidence prosecutors believe link him to the crime.
Trial Underway For Man Accused Of Killing Adoptive MotherThe trial is underway for a Pembroke Pines man accused of raping and killing his adoptive mother.
Surveillance Video Released In Natalie Belmonte Murder CaseThe surveillance video shows a shadowy figure emerging from a home carrying bags. Another clip of video shows the figure carrying a large item.
Man Pleads Not Guilty In Mother's MurderThe adopted son of a Pembroke Pines woman who is accused of her murder made an appearance in Broward court Monday morning.
Adopted Son Indicted In Pembroke Pines Woman's Murder
Funeral Services For Murdered Pembroke Pines WomanA funeral service was held Monday for Natalie Belmonte, the Pembroke Pines woman whose body was found last week in a wooded area near her home.
Visitation Held For Murdered Pembroke Pines WomanA funeral service will be held Monday for Natalie Belmonte, the Pembroke Pines woman whose body was found last week in a wooded area near her home.
Vigil Held For Slain Pembroke Pines WomanHundreds of people who knew and loved Natalie Belmonte crowded into a school parking lot in western Pembroke Pines on Friday night to pay their respects and create a vigil to a woman loved by many.
S. Fla. Psychologist Explains Violence Against ParentsThe crimes stunned South Florida. In two separate cases in two days, two sons were arrested for murdering their parents.
Pembroke Pines Body Identified As Suspect's MomPembroke Pines Police announced Thursday afternoon that a body found Wednesday has been positively identified as that of Natalie Belmonte, 43, of Pembroke Pines.