Edgar County, IL. (ECWd) -
Zackary Smith was convicted of the June 8, 2021, first degree murder with the use of a firearm in the murder of Mathew M. Morgan of Paris, Illinois.
According to Judicic.com, on December 30, 2021, Smith was sentenced to the following:
- Hearing on Motion for New Trial held. Motion is denied.
- Deft is sentenced to minimum 20 years plus additional 25 years for use of firearm for a total of 45 years DOC to be served at
- credit for 206 days previously served (6/8/21-12/30/21),
- plus 3 yrs MSR.
He has appealed his conviction.