Cary double-homicide suspect: ‘I hope Jesus forgives me’

— A Cary man called 911 Sunday to confess that he had strangled his mother and his girlfriend last week and wanted to surrender.

Brandon Lee, 34, of 24203 Havers Drive, is charged with two counts of murder and remains in the Wake County jail without bond.

Police found the body of Christa Lee, 58, at the Legacy Crossroads apartments on Havers Drive and the body of Krystal Juell Hylton, 28, at the Lofts at Weston Lakeside Apartments on Parktop Drive.

“I hope Jesus forgives me,” Brandon Lee told the 911 dispatcher in a 13-minute call released Monday.

In a calm voice, Lee described killing his mother almost a week earlier, saying he strangled her when she attacked him with a knife.

Likewise, he told the dispatcher, he strangled Hylton on Saturday when she tried to leave him.

He said he had been drinking since Hylton’s death “trying to get up the nerve to turn myself in.

,A Cary man called 911 Sunday to confess that he had strangled his mother and his girlfriend last week and wanted to surrender.

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