Hearing Date Set in Burns Murder Case

Hearing Date Set in Burns Murder Case

Saline Co. – A hearing date is set for the Harrisburg man accused of murdering his wife. According to court documents, Dr. Brian Burns appeared in court yesterday morning to face formal charges. The charges included two counts of first-degree murder and one count of concealing a homicide. The charges stem from the apparent murder of Carla Burns, who had been reported missing earlier this month. Dr. Burns is accused of shooting her and then burning her body to conceal the evidence. A preliminary hearing is set for April 7th.