Thomas Laperch arrest: Murdered musician William Burchett robbed, stabbed, burned (44)
Update: Yesterday, we told you about the arrest of Thomas Laperch after an arson call turned into a homicide investigation; see our previous coverage below.
Big photos, video below.
Now, the victim in the incident has been identified as William Burchett, a 54-year-old musician best known for his work with a local band called the Resonatorz. Look below for more about Burchett, including posts by those who loved him, as well as additional details about the crime from the arrest affidavit.
Here's a photo of the Resonatorz from their Facebook page (the band's name is spelled with an "S" at the end in the page's title, a "Z" in most other places), with Burchett front and center:
Most poignant, though, is a shot placed on the Resonatorz's page on Sunday. The caption reads: "Love is all there is."
Continue for more about the investigation into William Burchett's death, including additional photos and a video.