The military has set a Feb. 6 trial date for Sgt. Brent Burke, Fort Campbell officials announced today.
Maj. Jenny Hamby, investigating officer in Burke's second Article 32 hearing, recommended Burke be referred to a general court martial, the highest of military courts.
Burke is charged with murdering his estranged wife and her former mother-in-law in September 2007 in Rineyville.
Please see Thursday's edition of The News-Enterprise for more details.