Two Missouri men are facing murder charges in the death of an Air Force veteran who succumbed to injuries he sustained during a fight outside a bar, prosecutors said.
Devin Dodson, 24, of Wentzville, and Deangelo Williams, 30, of St. Louis, were charged Monday by the St. Charles County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office with second-degree murder in the death of Chaise Dunlap, a 27-year-old vet who had been on life support after the fight early Saturday outside a bar in Wentzville, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.
Dunlap’s mother, Cresent Dunlap, told the newspaper Monday her son died from severe head trauma after being assaulted outside the Lava Lounge Hookah and Bar, where several fights broke out earlier that evening, according to charging documents obtained by the newspaper.
“We were told by police that there was a fight inside the bar,” Cresent Dunlap told KMOV. “My son was trying to break up the original fight. My son wasn’t in the original