Day Laborer Charged With Murder of Burke Carpenter

An Annandale man is being held in the Fairfax County jail on charges that he stabbed to death a contractor who had hired him as a day laborer to do work in a Montgomery County home. This morning's Metro section story on the arrest said that police believe that Carlos H. Bustamante Medieta, 29, was discovered stealing from the Chevy Chase home were he was working, by Hak Bong Kim, 55, who had hired him that morning. Kim's badly charred body was discovered on Aug. 15 in the woods near St. Michael's Catholic Church on Ravensworth Road in Annandale.

By  |  August 31, 2005; 8:41 AM ET  | Category:  Crime
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