Tulsa Man Convicted Of Killing Bicyclist In Drive-By Shooting

Tuesday, September 21st 2021, 9:12 pm
By: News On 6

TULSA, Oklahoma -

A Tulsa man has been convicted of first-degree murder in federal court for killing a bicyclist in April.

27-year-old Devon Blevins killed 36-year-old Maurice Burgess at the Waterstone Apartment complex near 61st and Peoria in a drive-by shooting.

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Prosecutors said Blevins killed Burgess as part of a gang initiation ritual.

21-year-old Jacob Banks pleaded guilty Friday for driving the car used in the shooting.