Police Nabs Man for His Sibling’s Murder

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Updated: March 21, 2017

Twenty six year old Elijah Burke has been detained by Belize City police. A wanted poster was issued yesterday after his sister, 29 year old Julian Burke succumbed to her injuries. Elijah Burke is accused of chopping his sister repeatedly on Sunday night outside her home on First Street in the Kings Park Area. Julian Burke was chopped to her head and arms and died at the KHMH yesterday morning. The horrific attack happened in front of the victim’s 6 year old son. It was also captured by one of the neighbor’s security cameras. Elijah Burke was detained at around 8 o’clock night in the New Road Area of Belize City. He is expected to be charged and arraigned for murder. The motive for the attack is unclear.