No bond for teen charged with murdering Iraqi War veteran

By Michael Lansu and Rummana Hussain A South Side man was ordered held without bond Wednesday for allegedly murdering a 33-year-old Iraq war veteran in a robbery over the weekend in the South Chicago neighborhood. Telkia Burns was hanging out in the vestibule of his apartment building in the 9100 block of South Commercial with … Read more →

Man charged in South Chicago murder, robbery

A South Side man was charged with murder Tuesday for allegedly shooting a man dead in the South Chicago neighborhood during a Sunday afternoon robbery. Devon Brunt, 18, of the 9600 block of South Merrill Avenue, was charged with one count of first-degree murder, police said. Brunt is accused of fatally shooting Tekia Burns about … Read more →

Devon Brunt

  • Arrested: Aug. 27, 2013
  • Age: 18
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: Black

Suspected in the Aug. 25, 2013, death of Telkia Burns.