FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 24, 2017
Anna Man Sentenced to Prison for Violation of Order of Protection
Union County State’s Attorney Tyler R. Edmonds announced today that Dwight E. Vaughn (DOB 05/20/1984) of Anna has been sentenced to five (5) years in the Illinois Department of Corrections after pleading guilty to one (1) count of Violation of an Order of Protection, a Class 4 Felony. Vaughn will also serve four (4) years of Mandatory Supervised Release (formerly known as Parole). Vaughn was arrested in November 2016 following an investigation by the Anna Police Department. Vaughn entered the residence of a protected person under the order of protection without permission. The Violation of an Order of Protection charge was elevated to a felony due to Vaughn having previously been convicted of Aggravated Domestic Battery.
Media: Please contact the Union County Sheriff’s Office at (618) 833-5500 for any available booking photographs.