No bail for Kevin Edwards, 3rd suspect charged in murder of 9-year-old Tyshawn Lee

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Kevin Edwards

CHICAGO — Murder charges have been filed against the third suspect in the murder of 9-year-old Tyshawn Lee.

Kevin Edwards, 23, was arrested in downstate Danville last weekend.

He appeared in court in Chicago Wednesday, where a judge denied him bail.

Tyshawn Lee, 9

Tyshawn Lee, 9

Police say Edwards was involved in luring Tyshawn into an alley and executing him last November.

Two other men are also charged: Dwright Boone-Doty, 22, and Corey Morgan, 27.

Prosecutors say the execution was part of a gang retaliation against his father, Pierre Stokes.