FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 2, 2016
Jonesboro Man Sentenced to Prison for Residential Burglary
Union County State’s Attorney Tyler R. Edmonds announced today that MICHAEL WAYNE DUNHAM (DOB 10/10/1974) of Jonesboro has been sentenced to Eight (8) years in the Illinois Department of Corrections after pleading guilty to one (1) count of Residential Burglary, a Class 1 Felony. Dunham will also serve three (3) years of Mandatory Supervised Release (formerly known as parole). Dunham was sentenced as a Class X Offender based upon prior criminal convictions. Dunham was arrested in September 2016 following an investigation by the Union County Sheriff’s Office. Dunham burglarized a residence in the Fair City area of rural Jonesboro.
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