Cedric “Burkie” Burke

Popular Sea Lots resident Cedric ‘Burkie’ Burke has died.

Burke succumbed to the COVID-19 virus at the Couva Hospital this afternoon.

He had taken in ill earlier this week before being taken to hospital.

His death was confirmed the by both Police Commissioner Gary Griffith and former Port-of-Spain South MP Marlene McDonald.

This is a developing story. We will have more later.