Nathan Burkett Charged With Two Murders

on August 8, 2012 in Alleged Serial Killers by

A 65-year-old man has been charged with two murders in Las Vegas. Nathan Burkett was arrested in Mississippi and transferred to Las Vegas.

Investigators accuse him of having murdering 22-year-old Barbara Ann Cox in April 1978, and 27-year-old Tina Mitchell in February 1994. They suspect there are more victims.

Both Barbara Ann and Tina were strangled and their bodies dumped.

Burkett has an extensive record. He was convicted of voluntary manslaughter in the strangulation death of 41-year-old Valetter Jean Bousley in 2002.


  • MBM says:

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  • Kelly says:

    The demographic information here is wrong he’s not a white Australian. He’s a black man from Mississippi

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