Daily (more or less) commentary on news and events in Carbondale and the Southern Illinois region, with occasional excursions to other locales.
Saturday, October 24, 2009
30 years for camera
Carbondale resident Abdullah Ali will be spending about 30 years in prison for stealing a digital camera from a C'dale residence last May. Apparently the length of the sentence was not so much for the crime itself as the fact that his record of convictions pushed him into a higher sentancing bracket.