Zlatko Sikorsky charged with murder of Larissa Beilby after Sunshine Coast siege also been charged with misconduct with a corpse

Police have charged Zlatko Sikorsky with the murder of 16-year-old Larissa Beilby, after the wanted man surrendered to police following a 27-hour stand-off on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast.

Mr Sikorsky spent the night at the Maroochydore watch house after the siege at an Alexandra Headland apartment complex came to a peaceful end just before 6:30pm on Saturday. Homicide detectives charged the 34-year-old with murder on Sunday morning, confirming that a female body found in a barrel on Wednesday was Larissa.

Police said the teenager had been missing since June 15 and was a known associate of Mr Sikorsky. Mr Sikorsky has also been charged with misconduct with a corpse. He is due to face court in Maroochydore on Monday.Larissa BeilbyPhoto: Larissa Beilby, aged 16, has been missing since June 15. (Instagram: Larissa Beilby)On Saturday night, Larissa’s family and friends posted tributes to the teenager on Facebook.”With a broken heart shattered into more than a million pieces our family is utterly destroyed to inform you all that Larissa has been taken from us,” they wrote.

Source: Zlatko Sikorsky charged with murder of Larissa Beilby after Sunshine Coast siege – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)