Union County State's Attorney's Office

Jonesboro Man Sentenced to 10 years on Cocaine and Firearm Charges

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 18, 2013

Jonesboro Man Sentenced to 10 years on Cocaine and Firearm Charges

Union County State’s Attorney Tyler R. Edmonds announced today that Heath P. Tellor (DOB 09/30/1985) of 300 Mary Street in Jonesboro has been sentenced to ten (10) years in the Illinois Department of Corrections on one (1) count of Unlawful Possession of Controlled Substance with Intent to Deliver, a Class 1 Felony and one (1) count of Unlawful Possession of Weapon by a Felon, a Class 2 Felony.  Tellor was arrested by Union County Sheriff’s Deputies in October 2012 at a residence in rural Dongola.  At the time of his arrest, Tellor was in possession of a firearm and a quantity of cocaine which was packaged for delivery.

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

Union County State's Attorney's Office