Joe Christ. Image courtesy of the Belleville News-Democrat.
ST. CLAIR COUNTY, Ill. (KSDK) - A St. Clair County judge has died.
Joe Christ, 49, died Sunday. He was recently appointed as a St. Clair County associate judge.
Before being apopinted as an associate judge, Christ served as a prosecutor for close to 18 years.
He was a 1986 graduate of Illinois State University and received a degree in law from Cooley Law School.
Christ's cause of death has not been released.