A press release from the McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office:
KYLE MORGAN SENTENCED TO 30 YEARS IN THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS FOR FIRST DEGREE MURDER
Louis A. Bianchi, McHenry County State’s Attorney, announces that Kyle Morgan, 29, of Woodstock, was sentenced to 30 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections.
The defendant, who has a long history of receiving psychiatric treatment, pleaded guilty but mentally ill for stabbing Robin Burton multiple times with a knife.
The defendant fled the State of Illinois after committing the murder and he was subsequently apprehended in Tennessee and extradited here to face these charges.
The defendant must serve 100 percent of his sentence under the Illinois truth in sentencing guidelines.
This case was investigated by the Woodstock Police Department with the assistance of the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department and the M.I.A.T. investigative team.
The case was prosecuted by Michael Combs and David Metnick.