Tilden man gets 16 years for meth conviction
A Tilden man was sentenced to 16 years in federal prison on charges of conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine, according to Donald S. Boyce, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois. Evidence at plea and sentencing hearings established that Joseph S. Hatley, 39, of Tilden, was involved with other persons in the manufacture and distribution of methamphetamine in Southern Illinois, Boyce said in a release. Co-defendants Dyllan Wayland and Colty Peak were previously sentenced to 8 years and 4 months imprisonment and 11 years and 8 months imprisonment, respectively, for their roles in the conspiracy.
May 9, 2018 1:00 AM