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Mt. Vernon, IL teen sentenced in connection to July shooting

Devin M. Bruns (Source: Mount Vernon Police Department) Devin M. Bruns (Source: Mount Vernon Police Department)
JEFFERSON COUNTY, IL (KFVS) -

One of the men charged in connection to a shooting in Mt. Vernon, Illinois in July has been sentenced for his part in that crime.

Devin M. Bruns, 17, pleaded guilty in Jefferson County Court to a charge of armed violence in connection with the July shooting of Jerry Gill.

The shooting occurred in the 900 block of South 24th street.

As part of the plea deal, Bruns will be sentenced to ten years in the Illinois Department of Corrections followed by three years of mandatory supervised release.

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