Two men convicted for Payne Tire & Auto arson incident
The year-long investigation into the arson of Payne Tire & Auto in Hillsboro, Ill. has led to the convictions of two men.
Owner Ryan Payne, of Hillsboro, and William Hirsch, of Coffeen, pled guilty Wednesday, June 6 for their involvement in arson.
Both men were sentenced to three years in prison.
Payne was convicted of burning his own shop to defraud the shop's insurance company.