Yellow Pages |   News Updates |   Local Jobs |   Hotel Reservations |   Events Calendar |   Movie Times | Recycling
Rocklin and Roseville Today Events Calendar
 

Roseville Man Dies, Son Arrested for Murder




Lonnie Burke, age 85 of Roseville, died yesterday (Wednesday, May 7) at Sutter Roseville Medical Center from injuries suffered in a stabbing the previous day.  His son, Patrick Allen Burke, age 55, has been arrested on suspicion of murdering his father and the attempted murder of a peace officer.   
 
At 6:20 a.m. Tuesday, May 6, Roseville Police and Roseville Fire personnel responded to a home in the 1100 block of Windermere Avenue, to a report that a man had just stabbed his elderly father.  When the first officer arrived on scene, he encountered Patrick Burke outside the residence, armed with a large knife.  The suspect attempted to attack the officer, and the officer, fearing for his life, shot the suspect.  Additional officers arrived on scene, and found the 85-year-old victim down inside the residence, suffering from multiple stab wounds.  
 
Both the victim and suspect were transported by ambulance to Sutter Roseville Medical Center. 
 
Patrick Burke remains hospitalized under police guard.  He is in serious condition, but is expected to survive. At this point, the investigation hasn't revealed any evidence of an argument between the father and the son before the son allegedly assaulted his father.
 
The homicide and subsequent officer-involved shooting are being investigated by the Roseville Police Department's Investigation's Unit.  The investigation is being monitored by the Placer County District Attorney's Office according to the department's protocol for officer-involved shootings.   The officer involved in the shooting has been placed on paid





Local Yellow Pages - Celebrating 12 Years!

Automotive | Business | Community | Education | Finance | Health | Home Improvement
Pet Care | Real Estate | Restaurants | Tech | View All | * Add/Upgrade Business



Placer County News Headlines

Life Time Athletic Roseville: Rob Chemaly Named GMHealth and fitness industry veteran Rob Chemaly has been named General Manager of Life Time Athletic Roseville.

Roseville Liquor Store Robbed by GunmanThe Roseville Police Department is asking for the public's help identifying a man who robbed a liquor store and pepper-sprayed the clerk.

Good News for FHA BorrowersRealtor, Julie Jalone, of MagnumOne Realty in Roseville, writes about the recent lowering of the FHA mortgage insurance premiums.

United Auburn Indian Community Invests in Danny Wimmer PresentsDanny Wimmer Presents one of the largest independent producers of destination rock music festivals in the U.S., announced today that it has received a significant investment from the United Auburn Indian Community Development Corp.

Roseville Offers Up Cash for GrassThe City of Roseville is offering up for $1,000 for your grass when converting water-thirsty turf with water smart landscaping

Invented Abundance by Mollie Oblinger in RocklinThe Ridley Gallery at Sierra College presents Invented Abundance, an exhibition of sculpture in which Mollie Oblinger examines California's water issues in response to the historic drought

Rocklin Resident Exhibition at Alex Bult GalleryIn February, The Alex Bult Gallery welcomes emerging artist and long-time Rocklin resident Timothy Mulligan in his first solo exhibition entitled Raw, Real & Reimagined.

50 Days of the Dead: Tennessee JedThe Dead return for a memorable performance on their home turf of Palo Alto in October of 1982 to play Frost Amphitheatre.

New California Laws for 2015 (Part 29)New California laws for 2015, part 29 includes finance lenders, vehicle registration, state teachers retirement, veterans, prepackaged food, dismissal criminal action and more.

Safeway and Albertsons' Merger Set to CloseAB Acquisition LLC (Albertsons) and Safeway Inc. today announced that they have received clearance from the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) for the companies' proposed merger

Placer County Unemployment Rate Hits 5.2 PercentPlacer County's unemployment rate dropped to 5.2 percent during December, reaching its lowest point since 2007.

50 Days of the Dead: Loser1990 seems like yesterday, but far from it. Stellar version of Loser in Albany,NY.


NEWS: In Case You Missed It


Yellow Pages - Featured

Auto

Business

Health and Fitness

Home Improvement and Services