FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 18, 2019
Four Sen­tenced to Prison

Union Coun­ty State’s Attor­ney Tyler R. Edmonds announced the fol­low­ing sen­tences to the Illi­nois Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions:

Wes­ley Allen Con­kle (DOB: 2/19/1985) of Don­go­la Illi­nois has been sen­tenced to three (3) years in the Illi­nois Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions after plead­ing guilty to one (1) count of Aggra­vat­ed Stalk­ing (Class 3 Felony). Con­kle will also serve a four (4) year Manda­to­ry Super­vised Release. Con­kle was arrest­ed in Octo­ber 2018 fol­low­ing an inves­ti­ga­tion by Union Coun­ty Sheriff’s Deputies. Con­kle repeat­ed­ly called and texted a woman in June 2018 who had an active order of pro­tec­tion against him. Con­kle was also sen­tenced to a con­cur­rent term of three (3) years in the Illi­nois Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions on one (1) count of Pos­ses­sion of Metham­phet­a­mine (Class 3 Felony). He was placed on pro­ba­tion for that offense in May 2017 and his pro­ba­tion was revoked based upon the Aggra­vat­ed Stalk­ing con­vic­tion.

Andrew Ste­fan Fre­und (DOB: 01/08/1990) of Her­rin, Illi­nois has been sen­tenced to three (3) years in the Illi­nois Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions after plead­ing guilty to one (1) count of Bur­glary (Class 2 Felony). Fre­und will also serve a two (2) year Manda­to­ry Super­vised Release. Fru­end stole mul­ti­ple cell phones from an Anna busi­ness in Jan­u­ary 2019. The case was inves­ti­gat­ed by Anna Police.

Emanuel M. Cre­spo (DOB: 1/26/1997) of Cape Girardeau, Mis­souri has been sen­tenced to four (4) years in the Illi­nois Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions after plead­ing guilty to one (1) count of Bur­glary (Class 2 Felony). Cre­spo will also serve a two (2) year Manda­to­ry Super­vised Release. Cre­spo was arrest­ed in Decem­ber 2018 by Anna Police short­ly after he entered an Anna busi­ness and removed a por­tion of the cash reg­is­ter.

Joseph Kevin Kel­ley (DOB: 11/19/1987) of Jones­boro, Illi­nois has been sen­tenced to four (4) years in the Illi­nois Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions after admit­ting to a Peti­tion for Revo­ca­tion of Pro­ba­tion for the orig­i­nal offense of one (1) count of Aggra­vat­ed Pos­ses­sion of a Stolen Firearm (Class 1 Felony). Kel­ley will also serve a two (2) year Manda­to­ry Super­vised Release. Kel­ley was arrest­ed in Sep­tem­ber 2017 fol­low­ing an inves­ti­ga­tion by the Union Coun­ty Sheriff’s Office. Kel­ley was found to be in pos­ses­sion of five (5) stolen firearms. He was resen­tenced to prison after fail­ing to com­ply with the terms of his pro­ba­tion.

Media: Please con­tact the Union Coun­ty Sheriff’s Office at (618) 833‑5500 for any avail­able book­ing pho­tographs.