McLean County Man Arrested in Connection With Beason Family Murder

By WEEK Producer

July 15, 2010 Updated Oct 1, 2009 at 10:19 PM CDT

It's official... an arrest has been made in the case of the Gee family murder in Beason. 30 year old Christopher Harris from McLean County was arrested tonight.

The Logan County Sheriff says that Harris was arrested about 4 this afternoon,
The sheriff would not comment on a motive...or his relationship with the Gee family...except to say that he was familiar with the Gee's.

The family of two adults and 3-children were found brutally killed in their Logan County home 11 days ago.

There may be, he said, other people involved.

We'll have more on this story as it develops.

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