Jonesboro Man Sentenced Nine Years for Involvement in Vehicle, Firearm Thefts

Jonesboro Man Sentenced Nine Years for Involvement in Vehicle, Firearm Thefts

(WQRL) – A Jonesboro man has been sentenced in connection with multiple thefts of vehicles and firearms earlier this year.

Union County State’s Attorney Tyler E. Tripp announced Monday that 18-year-old Kadden S. Spencer pled guilty to two counts of Theft – being Class 3 felonies, one count of Possession of a Stolen Firearm, one count of Vehicle Theft Conspiracy, and one count of Possession of a Stolen Vehicle – all being Class 2 felonies, on Nov. 3. 

Spencer was sentenced to a total of nine years in the Illinois Department of Corrections and will serve a one year period of parole or mandatory supervised release. Spencer was initially arrested on February 9, 2022 following multiple investigations by the Anna and Jonesboro Police Departments and the Union County Sheriff’s Office.     

Tripp said other co-defendants have been charged in relation to this case.