FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 11, 2019
Jury Finds Carterville Man Guilty of Possession of Methamphetamine
Union County State’s Attorney Daniel Klingemann announced today that Aaron Lee Isaacson (DOB 08/24/1982) of Carterville, Illinois was found guilty yesterday, December 10, 2019, by a Union County Jury on one (1) count of Unlawful Possession of Methamphetamine, a Class 3 Felony and one (1) count of Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a Class A Misdemeanor. Isaacson was arrested in March 2018 by Union County Sheriff’s Deputies and Conservation Officers of the Department of Natural Resources following a traffic crash report in which he was found to be in possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. The Class 3 Felony carries a maximum penalty of five (5) years in prison. The case was prosecuted by Union County Assistant State’s Attorney, Lisa C. Casper.
A sentencing hearing has been set for January 30, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. at the Union County Courthouse in Jonesboro. Isaacson remains in custody at the Jackson County Jail in Murphysboro.
Media: Please contact the Union County Sheriff’s Office at (618) 833‑5500 for any available booking photographs.