Man convicted of making meth in Union County

JONESBORO, IL (KFVS) - A jury has found a southern Illinois man guilty of methamphetamine related charges.

John A. Gleghorn, 66, of Alto Pass, was found guilty of one count of unlawful participation in methamphetamine production.

According to State's Attorney Tyler Edmonds, the verdict was handed down on Wednesday after a two and a half day trial.

Gleghorn and Billy J. Finney, 36, were accused of making meth at home on Bald Knob Road in February, March and April of 2012.

Finney pleaded guilty in December 2012.

A sentencing hearing for Gleghorn has been set for June 18.

He was being held in the Jackson County Jail.

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