Bond for teenager accused of murder set at $1 million

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CHRISTIAN COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — Bond for a teenager accused of murder has been set at $1 million.

19-year-old Richard Klekamp was charged with murder and attempted murder after two teenagers were shot in Taylorville; one of the teenagers died. That happened last week in Taylorville’s downtown square.

Klekamp’s bond was set on Tuesday. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for June 24, according to court records.

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