PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Lantry man has entered a not guilty plea in federal court to a charge of Involuntary Manslaughter. 19-year-old Charg Hebb was indicted by a federal grand jury last month. He appeared in court on February 25 and pleaded not guilty to the indictment. Authorities say that Hebb was driving on County Road 50 in Ziebach County last October when his vehicle collided with another head-on. Another person in Hebb’s vehicle, Arleigh McLellan was killed in the accident. Allegations are that Hebb was driving recklessly, speeding and driving on the wrong side of the road at the time of the accident. Involuntary Manslaughter carries a maximum penalty of not more than eight years in custody, a $250,000 fine or both. Hebb was released on bond pending trial and a trial date in his case has not been set.
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