Union County State's Attorney's Office

Anna Man Convicted of Second Degree Murder

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 19, 2015

Anna Man Convicted of Second Degree Murder

Union County State’s Attorney Tyler R. Edmonds announced today that Jessie L. Bell (DOB 12/02/1979) of Anna, Illinois has been found guilty by a Union County Jury on one (1) count of Second Degree Murder, a Class 1 Felony.  Bell was arrested in April 2014 as part of an investigation by the Illinois State Police and Anna Police Department in connection with the beating death of James H. Morrison (DOB 10/28/1967) of Anna, Illinois.

Media: Please contact the Union County Sheriff’s Office at (618) 833-5500 for any available booking photographs.

Union County State's Attorney's Office