Caseyville IL Man Sentenced to 18 Months for Equipment Thefts

September 28, 2010

A southwestern Illinois man has been ordered to spend a year and a half in federal prison for stealing construction equipment and recreational vehicles and transporting it between Missouri and Illinois. Forty-one-year-old Ronald Schweppe of Caseyville pleaded guilty to one felony count of interstate trafficking of stolen vehicles. The U.S. government contends Schweppe stole more than $120,000 worth of property. 

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