FAIRBURY - Two more of the five suspects in the killing of a Lincoln man in a Fairbury park last year have reached plea agreements with prosecutors.

21-year-old Logan Evans pleaded no contest last week to attempt of a felony in the July 1, 2019 shooting death of 28-year-old Marc Jarrell. Evans had been charged with possession of a firearm by a prohibited person.

Also last week, 21-year-old Caitlyn Grable pleaded guilty to being an accessory to second-degree murder. Both Evans and Grable will be sentenced Sept. 3.

Caitlyn Grable


Authorities say Jarrell was shot at Crystal Springs Park just southwest of Fairbury, and his body was found July 8th. Local law enforcement were first tipped off about a possible homicide at the park on July 4.

Last month, Realidy Schram, 19, of Fairbury, pleaded guilty to being an accessory to a felony - a Class 2A felony offense. She also plead guilty to obstruction of government operations - a Class 1 misdemeanor.

Schram’s sentencing is set for May 7. She could face up to a year in prison, and/or a $1,000 fine.

Trey Saathoff, 23, of Diller, pleaded not guilty to an accessory to second-degree murder charge in September. He’ll stand trial in May. 

Jerry Gilbert, 25, of Odessa, Texas, is charged with second-degree murder, improper disposal of human remains and multiple weapons charges. He plead not guilty in September. His trial is set for Aug. 17.

Logan Evans