Mt. Carmel’s former Police Chief has died

Mt. Carmel’s former Police Chief has died

ILLINOIS, IL (WFIE) - John Lockhart fought a long battle with cancer.

He stayed on the police force, working more than 20 years, five of those serving as the Chief.

He died Monday at his home in Mount Carmel.

Visitation is this Friday at Keepes Funeral Home in Mount Carmel. Per his wishes, there won’t be any formal services.

He was 61-years-old.

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