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Marion, IL man sentenced to prison on gun charges

He was caught in possession of a 12-gauge shotgun (Source: Raycom Media) He was caught in possession of a 12-gauge shotgun (Source: Raycom Media)
MARION, IL (KFVS) -

A Marion, Illinois man has been sentenced to prison time on gun-related charges, according to the Saline County State's Attorney Jayson Clark.

Shai A. Schauf, 23, pleaded guilty to unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon.

Judge Walden Morris sentenced Schauf to four years in the Illinois Department of Corrections with two years of supervised release.

Charges were filed on July 20, 2017. He was caught in possession of a 12-gauge shotgun, and previously convicted of delivery of a controlled substance in 2016.

The investigation was led by the Saline County Sheriff's Department. Asst. State's Attorney Jason Olson prosecuted the case.

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