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New charges for man in reckless homicide case

New charges for man in reckless homicide case
By: Heartland News

HARRISBURG, Ill. - A Harrisburg man who pleaded guilty to reckless homicide is behind bars for another crime.

Garat Leverett, 20, was out on bond after pleading guilty to a reckless homicide charge in the deaths of a Harrisburg couple.

Tammy and Steve Johnson where killed when a truck driven by Leverett hit their motorcycle from behind.

He could get anywhere from probation, to a 10-year prison term.

Leverett was arrested last month on felony theft charges for stealing a truck.

His new sentencing date is now set for July 12th.

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