Perry County, Ill. deputy loses battle with brain tumor

Perry County, Ill. deputy loses battle with brain tumor
Chris Harvey
Chris Harvey

PINCKNEYVILLE, IL (KFVS) - A young Heartland deputy has lost his battle with a serious illness.

Deputy Chris Harvey died last night of a brain tumor at 26-years-old.

Harvey had been a deputy with the Perry County, Illinois, Sheriff's Department since 2007.

He leaves behind a daughter and a fiancé', along with many friends and other family members in the area.

Funeral arrangements are pending at Pyatt Funeral Home in Pinckneyville, Illinois

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