Octo­ber 1, 2020

Jones­boro Man Sen­tenced to Prison for Theft


Union Coun­ty State’s Attor­ney Daniel Klinge­mann announced today that Shayn Cameron Knupp (DOB: 1/8/1991) of Jones­boro, 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).  Knupp will also serve a one (1) year Manda­to­ry Super­vised Release.  Knupp was arrest­ed in May 2020 fol­low­ing an inves­ti­ga­tion by Union Coun­ty Sheriff’s Deputies.  Knupp took pos­ses­sion of two trail game cam­eras, with­out per­mis­sion, from a rur­al Union Coun­ty area.



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