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Teen pleads guilty to weapons charge
By Amanda Porterfield | firstname.lastname@example.org
CHAMPAIGN -- An area teen faces prison time for having a loaded gun in a public park. It happened last month at Douglass Park. 18-year old Jamonhe Watkins says he had the .38 for protection after someone shot at him. He pleaded guilty to aggravated unlawful use of a weapon. He faces 1 - 3 years in prison when he's sentenced in mid-September.