A Carbondale man on Thursday was sentenced to a total of four years in state prison on charges of residential burglary and theft.
According to a news release from Williamson County State's Attorney Brandon Zanotti, Anthony C. Thompson, 42, pleaded guilty to the charges, which stemmed from an October 2017 Herrin residential burglary and a January 2019 Marion vehicle theft.
Residential burglary is a Class 1 felony, for which Thompson was sentenced to four years in Illinois Department of Corrections. Theft is a Class 3 felony, for which Thompson was sentenced to three years in prison. The sentences will run concurrently. He was also given two years of mandatory supervised release to be served after his prison term.
Zanotti said Thompson has an extensive criminal history, including prior felonies in Williamson, Franklin and Jackson counties.
— The Southern