Tire slasher suspect makes plea deal

WEST FRANKFORT, IL (KFVS) - A man accused in a Franklin County tire slashing spree makes a plea deal.

According to court papers, Gared Angus pleaded guilty to one count for criminal damage to government supported property.

Court documents show Angus damaged the tires of a Dodge pickup truck which belonged to the city of West Frankfort.

This was part of a spree of tire slashings that damaged more than 60 tires on 49 vehicles.

Angus got a five year prison sentence.

Meantime, Joshua Spencer, 19, of West Frankfort and a juvenile also face charges in the case.

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