Funeral arrangements finalized for officer


CLINTON, Ill. (WCIA) — The family of a fallen officer has finalized his funeral arrangements.

Blake Newman, 25, is originally from Clinton. He graduated from Clinton High School a few years ago. The Phoenix police officer was killed in a motorcycle crash on Monday.

Newman is being brought back to Clinton. His visitation will be at Calvert Funeral Home on Sunday, December 22, from 3-6 p.m. The funeral will be Monday at the First Christian Church at 11 a.m.

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