FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
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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