Southern Illinois man sentenced to 9 years for multiple counts of arson


Web Editor - Ryan Burkett

UNION COUNTY, Ill. - A local man has been sentenced to nine years in prison in connection to multiple fires in southern Illinois.

Union County State's Attorney Tyler Edmonds says Iman, who turns 20 tomorrow, is connected to a string of fires in Ware, Illinois, between January and March 2012.

Iman was sentenced after pleading guilty to two counts of arson.