Mercer County Meth Defendant Appointed Third Different Attorney

A southern Illinois man remains in the Mercer County Jail on $500,000 bond as he awaits trial on Class X and Class 1 felony meth charges. 35 year old Justin Robert Jentz of Epworth has now had three different attorneys since his arrest in March. His latest is Thomas Siegel from Monmouth. Class X felonies are punishable by 6-to-30 years in prison upon conviction. Jentz also goes by the alias of Justin Robert Wright and Craig Wright. A pre-trial conference is set for June 17th.