December 6, 2023
A San Diego County Sheriff’s deputy’s patch. Courtesy of the division

Authorities Monday publicly recognized two retirement-age brothers discovered lifeless over the weekend in a house in a rural neighborhood east of Lakeside.

The deaths of  Kenneth Burchette, 76, and his 84-year-old sibling, Wilburn, within the 15500 block of Creek Hills Street in Blossom Valley have been reported about 5:15 p.m. Sunday, in response to the San Diego County Sheriff’s Division.

“Each males appeared to have been deceased for a while,” Lt. Joseph Jarjura stated.

How the brothers died stays underneath investigation, the lieutenant stated.