Former Ursa man indicted on murder charges

      Ursa native Brent Burke has been indicted by a grand jury on murder charges.

      The charges stem from a double homicide on September eleventh in Rineyville, Kentucky.

      KHQA confirmed the indictment with Bob White of the News Enterprise newspaper in Elizabethtown, Kentucky.

      Burke is and Army M-P stationed in Kentucky.

      Police say he broke into the home of his estranged wife, shot and killed her and her former mother in law.

      During a preliminary hearing, investigators testified one of Burke's children said "daddy shot mommy."

      Burke's defense attorney said a toddler's random statement shouldn't be considered credible evidence.

      Burke's currently in jail in Kentucky on a two million dollar bond.

      No trial date has been set.