Florida police searching for man in connection with double murder
Burgos is wanted for questioning in connection with two West Palm Beach homicides
El Paso, TX (KTSM) — Police in West Palm Beach, Florida are actively searching for 53-year-old Javier E. Burgos whose vehicle was found at the El Paso International Airport on February 4, 2014.
West Palm Beach Police have been searching for Burgos in connection with the murder of two custodians at the Dreyfoos School of the Arts on June 19, 2013. According to NBC Miami the two custodians were found inside the school around 6:30 a.m. in a maintenance area of the school. Burgos was also a custodian with the school at the time of the two murders.
El Paso Police discovered Burgos' 2010 silver Toyota Camry with Florida license place 284-PRH in the parking lot at the El Paso International Airport last Tuesday. Investigators now believe that Burgos has fled the country.
Police in West Palm Beach are now asking the El Paso community for their help locating Burgos, or giving them any information about his role in the double murder. Anyone with information on Burgos is urged to call the West Palm Beach Police Department at (561) 822-1900.
You may also contact the Palm Beach County Crime Stoppers anonymously and you may be eligible for up to a $1,000 reward. You may contact PBC Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-8477.
Burgos is described as 5ft 4inches tall, weighing 180 pounts. He wears glasses, has black hair and brown eyes.