FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Jan­u­ary 4, 2013

Car­bon­dale Man Sen­tenced to 8 Years for Res­i­den­tial Bur­glary

Union Coun­ty State’s Attor­ney Tyler R. Edmonds announced today that Travis W. Braden (DOB 08-25-1986) for­mer­ly of 713 Blue­jay Dri­ve in Car­bon­dale has been sen­tenced to eight (8) years in the Illi­nois Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions on one (1) count of Res­i­den­tial Bur­glary, a Class 1 Felony.  Braden took sev­er­al items from a res­i­dence on Wing Hill Road in rur­al Union Coun­ty in Novem­ber 2011.  The case was inves­ti­gat­ed by the Union Coun­ty Sheriff’s Office with assis­tance from the Williamson Coun­ty Sheriff’s Office.

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