FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

March 22, 2018

Five Sen­tenced to Prison

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

Kevin G. Cable (DOB: 05/11/1975) of Pulas­ki Coun­ty has been sen­tenced to forty-two (42) months in the Illi­nois Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions on two (2) counts of Bur­glary, both Class 2 Felonies, after a hear­ing where he was found to have vio­lat­ed the terms of his pro­ba­tion.  He will also serve two (2) year peri­od of Manda­to­ry Super­vised Release (for­mer­ly known as Parole).  Cable bur­glar­ized two build­ings in rur­al Don­go­la in 2015 and was placed on pro­ba­tion.  At the hear­ing for pro­ba­tion revo­ca­tion, it was found that Cable had failed to com­ply with the terms of pro­ba­tion and that he had bur­glar­ized anoth­er build­ing in rur­al Dongola.

Robert M. Best (DOB: 01/04/1977) of Cape Girardeau, Mis­souri has been sen­tenced to three (3) years in the Illi­nois Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions after admit­ting to a Peti­tion for Revo­ca­tion of Pro­ba­tion for the Orig­i­nal Offense of Theft (Class 2 Felony) and will serve two (2) year peri­od of Manda­to­ry Super­vised Release.  Best took pos­ses­sion of prop­er­ty from a rur­al Union Coun­ty res­i­dence in Octo­ber 2015.   Best was arrest­ed in Decem­ber 2015 fol­low­ing an inves­ti­ga­tion by the Union Coun­ty Sheriff’s Office.  Pro­ba­tion was revoked based upon a new offense and fail­ure to com­ply with Probation.

Ste­vie R. East­er­ly (DOB: 09/29/1997) of Anna, Illi­nois has been sen­tenced to two (2) years in the Illi­nois Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions after plead­ing guilty to one (1) count of Unlaw­ful Pos­ses­sion of Metham­phet­a­mine (Class 3 Felony) and will serve a one (1) year peri­od of Manda­to­ry Super­vised Release.  East­er­ly was arrest­ed in Octo­ber 2017 fol­low­ing an inves­ti­ga­tion by the Anna Police.  The Jones­boro Police and Union Coun­ty Sheriff’s Deputies assist­ed in the investigation.

Heath Patrick Tel­lor (DOB: 09/30/1985) of Anna, Illi­nois has been sen­tenced to three (3) years in the Illi­nois Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions after plead­ing guilty to one (1) count of Unlaw­ful Pos­ses­sion of a Con­trolled Sub­stance (Class 4 Felony) and will serve a one (1) year peri­od of Manda­to­ry Super­vised Release.  Tel­lor was arrest­ed in Jan­u­ary 2018 fol­low­ing an inves­ti­ga­tion by the Union Coun­ty Sheriff’s Office.   The Cob­den Police assist­ed in the investigation.

Dustin R. Haynes (DOB: 10/22/1995) of Wolf Lake, Illi­nois has been sen­tenced to three (3) years in the Illi­nois Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions after plead­ing guilty to one (1) count of Theft (Class 3 Felony) and will serve a one (1) year peri­od of Manda­to­ry Super­vised Release.  Haynes was arrest­ed in Jan­u­ary 2018 by Jones­boro Police after tak­ing a vehi­cle from an Anna res­i­dence.  The Anna Police and Union Coun­ty Sher­iff Deputies assist­ed in the arrest.

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