Bremerton Police talk to 'person of interest' in Union Hill murders

The Bremerton Police Department this afternoon said they have spoken with person believed to be the male subject described in the department's composit drawing.

Police said that no arrests have been made in connection to any of the three cases. No additional information was given.

The news comes from an update in the investigation into the Feb. 3 murder of Melody Brannon. The 61-year-old was killed between 5:30 and 6 p.m. on the 1300 block High Avenue. The same suspect is also being looked at in relation to the May 3, 2011 murder of 19-year-old Sara Burke, who was stabbed, in the neck, in the 800 block of Warren Avenue at about 9 p.m. Also under consideration is the June 20, 2011 afternoon violent stabbing assault of a man walking down Burwell Street – not far from High Avenue.

Anyone with information regarding these crimes is requested to call the Bremerton Police Department Tip Line at 360-473-5481.


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