Man accused of killing neighbor claims self defense

June 3, 2010 (CHICAGO)

This week a Will County judge reduced Charles Clements' bail from $3 million to $750,000.

Clements' attorney filed a summary claiming 23-year-old Joshua Funches swore at Clements' wife and later returned with his dog, which he released into Clements' yard. Clements' attorney contends his client took the action as a taunt.

Prosecutors have contradicted Clements' story.

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