Sep­tem­ber 19, 2018


Cob­den Man Sen­tenced to Prison for Aggra­vat­ed DUI


Union Coun­ty State’s Attor­ney Tyler R. Edmonds announced today that Roy Scott John­son (DOB 06/06/1971) of Cob­den, Illi­nois has been sen­tenced to three (3) years in the Illi­nois Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions after plead­ing guilty to one (1) count of Aggra­vat­ed Dri­ving While Under the Influ­ence, a Class 2 Felony.  John­son will serve a two (2) year peri­od of Manda­to­ry Super­vised Release.  The case was inves­ti­gat­ed by the Union Coun­ty Sheriff’s Office after a traf­fic crash on Sky­line Dri­ve in Cob­den on Jan­u­ary 25, 2018.  The case was pros­e­cut­ed by Assis­tant State’s Attor­ney Lisa Casper.


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