Person of Interest in Burlington Death in Court

By Joe Gullo

Published 05/20 2014 04:56PM

Updated 05/20 2014 06:18PM

BURLINGTON, Vt. - A person of interest in a Burlington death investigation was in court Tuesday.

Mark delude was charged with obstruction of justice. 

Police say when 40-year-old Forrest Bryant was discovered dead at a homeless camp on Pine Street, Delude urged people at the scene not to call emergency services. 

Both Delude and Bryant were considered transient by police. Delude refused to enter a plea but his defense attorney denied the charge for him.

Delude is  being held on $10,000 bail.

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