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Janitor given probation in library thefts

October 28, 2011

LISLE, IL — The former library janitor who sold stolen books and DVDs from the Lisle Library has been sentenced, according to the Chicago Sun-Times.

James F. Jackson was placed on two years probation and ordered to pay $2,500 in restitution after he pleaded guilty to felony theft, the article stated.

According to the article, Jackson will receive credit for the 61 days he spent in jail following his August 27, 2011 arrest.

Jackson had faced up to seven years in prison before pleading guilty to a single count of felony theft in a plea bargain that wouldn’t include any more jail time, the article noted.

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