Two southern IL men sentenced to prison for gun charges

Two southern IL men sentenced to prison for gun charges
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SOUTHERN ILLINOIS (KFVS) - Two southern Illinois men were sentenced this week to prison for firearm charges.

44-year-old Bobby A. Commons of Herrin, Illinois, was sentenced to a 60-month term in federal prison for a firearm offense, according to United States Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois Steven D. Weinhoeft.

Commons pled guilty to a one-count indictment charging him with unlawful possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

29-year-old Anthony I. Hunter of Murphysboro, Illinois, was sentenced to 84 months in federal prison for a firearm offense.

Hunter previously pled guilty to a one-count indictment charging unlawful possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

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