A St. Louis man has been sentenced to nearly 2 decades in prison for robbing a farm supply store.
49 yr old Rodney Mathes was sentenced Thursday to 19 yrs and and seven months in federal prison. He was charged with breaking into the Rural King in Swansea, Illnois, with another man back in January 2015.
Authorities report that in total 15 fire arms were taken from the store.
Mathes’ partner in the robbery 43 yr old Michael Khoury, of Cahokia, was sentenced back in December to almost 16 years in prison.