Aurora Heroin Dealer Gets 9-Year Prison Sentence

Aurora Heroin Dealer Gets 9-Year Prison Sentence

An Aurora heroin dealer has been sentenced to nine years of imprisonment in the Illinois Department of Corrections, according to a Kane County State’s Attorney’s Office news release.

Jose A. Pabon

A Kane County judge on Sept. 18, 2020, convicted Jose Pabon of the offenses of:

  • Possession of a controlled substance (heroin) with intent to deliver, a Class 1 felony.
  • Unlawful delivery of a controlled substance (heroin), a Class 2 felony.
  • Possession of heroin, a Class 4 felony.

Kane County Assistant State’s Attorney Robert Moeller stated in court that the afternoon of Nov. 7, 2016, Kane County Sheriff’s detectives and Drug Enforcement Administration agents were investigating suspected illegal drug activity.

They saw Pabon sell .9 grams of heroin to someone in the parking lot of a business in the 600 block of Montgomery Road, Montgomery. When Pabon drove away, officers followed and stopped him in the vicinity of Hill Avenue and Montgomery Road.

A vehicle search revealed 4.2 grams of heroin.

In accordance with Illinois law, Pabon is eligible for day-for-day sentencing. He receives credit for 70 days served in the Kane County jail.

Pabon was subject to extended-term sentencing because of his criminal history, which includes convictions for multiple drug and gun offenses.

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51-year-old Jose A. Pabon has been sentenced to 9 years of…

Posted by Kane County State’s Attorney’s Office on Monday, November 16, 2020