Transgender prostitute charged in slaying-arson at Old City hotel – By David Gambacorta & Dana DiFilippo

It wouldn’t dull their pain – nothing could, not really – but Patrick Michael Brady’s loved ones wanted answers, wanted to know who killed the Chester County man in an Old City hotel last Saturday.

They may have gotten their answers yesterday.

And somehow, everything got worse. Another layer of sadness and confusion was added to a story about the death of a married 49-year-old father who was known by countless people as an outgoing, fun-loving guy.