FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

March 16, 2018

Jones­boro Man Sen­tenced to Prison for Metham­phet­a­mine Offense

Union Coun­ty State’s Attor­ney Tyler R. Edmonds announced today that Zatek S. Thomas (DOB 01/28/1989) of rur­al Jones­boro has been sen­tenced to eight (8) year terms in the Illi­nois Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions after plead­ing guilty to Pos­ses­sion with Intent to Deliv­er Metham­phet­a­mine, a Class 1 Felony.  Thomas will serve a two (2) year term of Manda­to­ry Super­vised Release (for­mer­ly parole).

Thomas was arrest­ed in Jan­u­ary 2017 fol­low­ing an inves­ti­ga­tion by the Union Coun­ty Sheriff’s Office.

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