FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 5, 2015
Lick Creek Man Sentenced to Prison for Residential Burglary
Union County State’s Attorney Tyler R. Edmonds announced today that Christopher L. Henard (DOB 8/29/1975), formerly of the Lick Creek area of rural Union County, has been sentenced to six (6) years in the Illinois Department of Corrections (“IDOC”) after pleading guilty to one (1) count of Residential Burglary, a Class 1 Felony. Henard pleaded guilty to burglarizing a rural Union County residence in October of 2014. He was arrested February 2015 as part of an investigation by the Union County Sheriff’s Office.
At the time of the Residential Burglary, Henard was on probation for the offenses of Aggravated Battery, a Class 3 Felony, and Domestic Battery, a Class 4 Felony. Based on the new Residential Burglary offense, probation was revoked and Henard was sentenced to concurrent terms of five (5) years in IDOC for Aggravated Battery and three (3) years in IDOC for Domestic Battery. Henard had been arrested on the Aggravated Battery and Domestic Battery charges in March 2014 by Anna Police.
Media: Please contact the Union County Sheriff’s Office at (618) 833‑5500 for any available booking photographs.