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Murphysboro man sentenced to prison for stealing tools

MURPHYSBORO, IL (KFVS) -

A Murphysboro man was sentenced to prison for burglary.

According to Jackson County state's attorney Michael Carr, Dennis R. Doty, 46, of Murphysboro was convicted on Nov. 12 in Jackson County Circuit Court.

Doty was sentenced to three years in the Illinois Department of Corrections.

The defendant will serve a two year period of mandatory supervised release upon his release.

Carr says Doty was interviewed by police and admitted to burglarizing a construction trailer and stealing tools.

The investigation was conducted by the Murphysboro Police Department and the Jackson County Sheriff's Department.

Assistant State's Attorney Casey Bloodworth prosecuted the case.

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