WEST ISLIP - Officials say a West Babylon man is accused of killing his brother after an argument over beer.

Police say John Beaumont and his brother Thomas got into a fight at the home they shared with their dad on Saturday.

advertisement | advertise on newsday

According to officials, John stabbed his brother and then called 911 and told them what he did. Thomas died at the hospital.

John faces second-degree murder charges. He was ordered held without bail at his arraignment today and is due back in court on May 17.