2 men plead guilty to Orion car burglary


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Posted Online: Nov. 19, 2012, 8:33 pm
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By Lisa Hammer, rlhammer@qconline.com
CAMBRIDGE — Jareth Goderis, 18, of Aledo and Steven Strickland, 24, of New Windsor, have each entered negotiated guilty pleas to one count of Class 2 felony burglary related to a car burglary in the Orion area in September.

In exchange for their pleas, they received 48 months probation, 180 days in jail, a $750 fine plus court costs and will have to pay $797.85 in restitution jointly and severally. Judge Ted Hamer accepted the pleas in Henry County Circuit Court.

11 other felony counts and three misdemeanor charges on each were dismissed. Charges were filed on Sept. 11.




















 



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