HERRIN — Local author Harry Spiller will speak at 2 p.m. Friday in the Galines Meeting Room at Herrin City Library about his “Murder in the Heartland” book series.
The fourth and final book in the series was published in April. The four books in “Murder in the Heartland” series examine more than 50 true crime murder cases.
Spiller will speak about his experiences in researching and investigating murder cases that took place in Southern Illinois. Spiller is a former law enforcement officer and Williamson County Sheriff and retired professor of criminal justice.
The program is sponsored by Herrin Area Historical Society and Herrin History Room.
-- The Associated Press