Police: Suspect confesses to killing

Danny Bruno Jr. accused of killing Kevin St. Romain

Published On: Nov 26 2012 11:53:03 AM CST   Updated On: Nov 26 2012 01:48:30 PM CST
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BAYTOWN, Texas -

A suspect has confessed to killing a man with a baseball bat, investigators said.

Danny Bruno Jr. has been charged with murder.

Baytown police said Bruno assaulted Kevin St. Romain in the 1000 block of North Main Street on Nov. 9.

St. Romain died at Methodist Hospital on Nov. 13, police said.

Investigators said they got a tip on Wednesday that Bruno was at a motel in Channelview. Detectives said they went to that motel and arrested him without incident.

Bruno admitted to the killing during questioning, police said. He was booked into the Harris County Jail with bond set at $60,000.