FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Jan­u­ary 24, 2017

Anna Man Sen­tenced to Prison for Vio­la­tion of Order of Protection

Union Coun­ty State’s Attor­ney Tyler R. Edmonds announced today that Dwight E. Vaughn (DOB 05/20/1984) of Anna has been sen­tenced to five (5) years in the Illi­nois Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions after plead­ing guilty to one (1) count of Vio­la­tion of an Order of Pro­tec­tion, a Class 4 Felony.  Vaughn will also serve four (4) years of Manda­to­ry Super­vised Release (for­mer­ly known as Parole).  Vaughn was arrest­ed in Novem­ber 2016 fol­low­ing an inves­ti­ga­tion by the Anna Police Depart­ment.  Vaughn entered the res­i­dence of a pro­tect­ed per­son under the order of pro­tec­tion with­out per­mis­sion.  The Vio­la­tion of an Order of Pro­tec­tion charge was ele­vat­ed to a felony due to Vaughn hav­ing pre­vi­ous­ly been con­vict­ed of Aggra­vat­ed Domes­tic Battery.

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