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Mother watches as her son kills his older brother over cheeseburger

By Mason White 4:28 PM May 8, 2016
Benjamin Middendorf (left) and Nicholas Middendorf 

By: Mahesh Sarin
(Scroll down for video) A man of Florida, killed his brother in a fit of anger during a dispute over a cheeseburger.

The mother of the men told police that she and her 28-year-old son returned from a bar before he was shot and killed by his younger brother.

25-year-old Benjamin Middendorf of Osceola County, was arrested on a charge of murder. He allegedly told police that he killed his older brother during an argument of a cheeseburger, officials said.

St. Cloud police said that Benjamin Middendorf called 911 on Thursday night, and said he shot his brother, Nicholas, at their home.

Nicholas Middendorf was declared dead at the scene of a single gunshot wound to the chest.

The mother of the brothers was home at the time of the shooting. While her son was on the phone with a police dispatcher, she was heard telling Benjamin that she hopes he goes to jail.

The mother now lost both of her sons.

Benjamin Middendorf is being held without bail in the Osceola County Jail, on a charge of first-degree premeditated murder.