Union County State's Attorney's Office

Vienna Woman Sentenced to Prison for Continuing Financial Crimes Enterprise

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 11, 2019

 

Vienna Woman Sentenced to Prison for Continuing Financial Crimes Enterprise

 

Union County State’s Attorney Tyler R. Edmonds announced today that Whitney L. Patton a/k/a Whitney L. Martin (DOB 06/14/1989) of Vienna, Illinois has been sentenced to six (6) years in the Illinois Department of Corrections after pleading guilty to one (1) count of Continuing Financial Crimes Enterprise, a Class 1 Felony.  Patton will serve a two (2) year period of Mandatory Supervised Release.  Patton was arrested in October 2018 following an investigation by the Anna Police.  Patton took personal checks from a vehicle parked in Anna in August 2018 and used checks at various Southern Illinois businesses.

 

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

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