Chad Cutler trial date set

MACON COUNTY - A trial date has been set for a central Illinois man accused of murdering his wife.

Authorities say Chad Cutler's trial will begin on June 15.  Cutler, 39, faces first-degree murder charges, to which he has pleaded not guilty.

Police say Cutler allegedly drowned his wife, Lisa Cutler, in their Mt. Zion home in April 2012.  Authorities say it took investigators more than a year to build their case against Cutler before an arrest was made.

Cutler remains in custody on $5 million bond.
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