CHARGES FILED IN REEVES CASE

Published reports indicate that charges have now been filed in connection with the death of a Bridgeport man who was fatally struck by a vehicle while laying on a road near Billett earlier this year. The Illinois State Police conducted the investigation into the death of 42 year old Robert Reeves who died after he was hit by a vehicle while laying on a rural Denison Township road in mid-April. Two juveniles and an adult have been charged in the mishap in which the vehicle being driven by a 16 year old female from Lawrenceville hit Reeves who was lying in the road wearing dark colored clothing.