The pretrial hearing for a man facing first-degree murder charges in connection with the fatal beating of an Anna, Illinois, man was rescheduled for 1 p.m. May 5. 26-year old Travis D. Turner of Dongola, Illinois, is accused of beating to death 46-year old James H. “Jimmy” Morrison in April 2014. 35-year old Jessie Bell also is charged with first-degree murder for his role in the incident. According to documents filed in the case, Bell struck Morrison in the head with his fists, and Turner struck the victim with a piece of lumber. Both defendants have pleaded not guilty.