Urbana man sentenced to 25 years in prison

URBANA - Authorities say an Urbana man who pleaded guilty to the distribution, receipt, and possession of child pornography has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.

According to U.S. Attorney Jim Lewis, 35-year-old Shannon Logan pleaded guilty to the charges on October 2, 2014.  Logan has remained in custody since his arrest on May 30, 2014.

On Monday, U.S. District Judge Colin Bruce sentenced Logan to 20 years in prison for the distribution charge, and 10 years for the possession charge, with 5 years to be served concurrently to the 20-year sentence.

In addition to the prison sentences, Logan must also register as a sex offender for the rest of his natural life, and will remain on supervised release for an additional 30 years after completing his prison sentence.
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