Six Sentenced To Prison For Various Offenses

(MT. VERNON, IL) — Jefferson County State’s Attorney’s office indicates that six Mt. Vernon individuals were recently sentenced to prison as a result of pleading guilty to various offenses. They are 29 year old Thomas C. Whipple for a Class X felony of unlawful participation in methamphetamine production, 24 year old Norman E. Overturf for a Class 4 Felony of reckless conduct, 21 year old Orlando E. Dotts for Class 2 Felony of burglary, 23 year old Travis A. Starr for a Class 4 Felony of resisting a peace officer, 37 year old Shawn M. Flatt for two charges of Class 3 Felony unlawful possession of methamphetamine, and 25 year old Christopher Hardig for a Class 4 Felony of unlawful possession of a controlled substance.