Man Sentenced For Killing 11-Year-Old Boy 

(Madison County, IL)  —  An Alton man is going to prison for the death of an eleven-year-old boy.  Ta-Mon Ford shot and killed Romell Jones at the Alton Acres housing complex in January of 2016.  Ford was convicted in Madison County of first-degree murder back in April.  On Monday, he was sentenced to spend 55 years in prison.