An Elkville man will serve eight years in prison for possessing meth.
According to a news release from Jackson County State's Attorney Michael C. Carr, Tommy E. Reams, 35, was sentenced to eight years in the Illinois Department of Corrections after pleading guilty to unlawful possession of methamphetamine, a Class 1 felony. He will also serve two years of mandatory supervised release after his time in IDOC.
On March 26, parole agents of IDOC were conducting a parole check at Reams' residence, and they located a small bag of methamphetamine. Jackson County Sheriff's Office deputies were notified, and they conducted a search in which they found one large baggie and 10 small baggies containing meth. The total weight was between 15 and 100 grams, the release said.
— The Southern