Union County State's Attorney's Office

Three Sentenced to Prison

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 8, 2013

Three Sentenced to Prison

Union County State’s Attorney Tyler R. Edmonds announced today that the following individuals have been sentenced to the Illinois Department of Corrections:

Valco D. Penn (DOB 10/21/1978) of Little Rock, Arkansas has been sentenced to three (3) years in the Illinois Department of Corrections on one (1) count of Identity Theft, a Class 2 Felony.  Penn is alleged to have used a credit card belonging to an Anna man to fraudulently obtain various items from Wal-Mart.

Mason D. Kurtz (DOB 4/2/1987) of Mound City, Illinois has been sentenced to four (4) years and two (2) months in the Illinois Department of Corrections on one (1) count of Aggravated Domestic Battery, a Class 2 Felony.  Kurtz is alleged to have caused great bodily harm to a Goreville woman he was living with.

David M. Olshon (DOB 7/2/1958) of Anna, Illinois has been sentenced to five (5) years in the Illinois Department of Corrections on one (1) count of Involuntary Manslaughter, a Class 3 Felony.  After a thorough investigation by the Illinois State Police, Olshon is alleged to have allowed an Anna Woman to ingest heroin and buprenorphine causing her death.

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

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