Lee Files Motion To Reduce Sentence In Park District Theft Case

courthouseA motion to reduce sentence has been filed in an Aledo Park District theft case. A hearing has been scheduled for September 30th in Mercer County Circuit Court for 54 year old Rick Lee. He received a four year prison term last month and was ordered to pay $136,891 in restitution. The former park district treasurer pled guilty to a Class 1 felony theft count last December. Lee was arrested in February of 2013 following an investigation by the Aledo Police Department and Illinois State Police.