Union County State's Attorney's Office

Cobden Man Sentenced to Prison for Domestic Battery

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

January 28, 2016

Cobden Man Sentenced to Prison for Domestic Battery

Union County State’s Attorney Tyler R. Edmonds announced today that Samuel L. Yates (DOB 09/21/1975) of Cobden, Illinois has been sentenced to three (3) years in the Illinois Department of Corrections on one (1) count of Domestic Battery, a Class 4 Felony.  Yates will also serve a four (4) year period of Mandatory Supervised Release (formerly known as Parole).  Yates was arrested on December 13, 2015 after Union County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to a rural Union County residence.

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

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