FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Octo­ber 9, 2012

Three Mis­souri Res­i­dents Sen­tenced to Prison on Metham­phet­a­mine Charges

Union Coun­ty State’s Attor­ney Tyler R. Edmonds announced the fol­low­ing sen­tences today:

  • Shawn E. Bark­er (DOB 09-28-1975) of 105 Pecan Lane, Oak Ridge, Mis­souri has been sen­tenced to three (3) years in the Illi­nois Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions on one (1) count of Unlaw­ful Pos­ses­sion of Metham­phet­a­mine Pre­cur­sors, a Class 2 Felony.  Bark­er was charged fol­low­ing an inves­ti­ga­tion by Illi­nois State Police regard­ing pseu­doephedrine pur­chas­es by Bark­er at an Anna retail­er in March of 2012.
  • Har­ry Gor­don IV (DOB 09-15-1989) of 600 East Cedar, Bertrand, Mis­souri has been sen­tenced to five (5) years in the Illi­nois Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions on one (1) count of Unlaw­ful Pos­ses­sion of Metham­phet­a­mine Pre­cur­sors, a Class 2 Felony.  Gor­don was charged fol­low­ing an inves­ti­ga­tion by Illi­nois State Police regard­ing pseu­doephedrine pur­chas­es by Gor­don at an Anna retail­er in Sep­tem­ber of 2011.
  • Amber Drury (DOB 11-09-1986) of 600 East Cedar, Bertrand, Mis­souri has been sen­tenced to three (3) years in the Illi­nois Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions on one (1) count of Unlaw­ful Pos­ses­sion of Metham­phet­a­mine Pre­cur­sors, a Class 2 Felony.  Drury was charged fol­low­ing an inves­ti­ga­tion by Illi­nois State Police regard­ing pseu­doephedrine pur­chas­es by Gor­don at an Anna retail­er in Sep­tem­ber of 2011.

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