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May 3, 2013

Prison term for Appanoose County man

An Appanoose County man between the years 2003 and 2013 had six felony cases containing 18 criminal counts adjudicated in Appanoose County.

Appanoose County Judge Kirk A. Daily April 12 sentenced Alfred Crosson, 40, of Centerville to five years in state prison, suspended fine and credit for any time served for the class D felony charge of forgery. The court on April 12 dismissed four class D felony forgery charges with offense dates of March 30 and March 21, 2012.

Crosson entered a voluntary, negotiated guilty plea to the conviction charge.

Crosson owes $381 for this case.

Crosson in a different criminal case had one count of first degree burglary, a class B felony, one count of willful injury, causing serious injury, a class C felony, two counts of assault while participating in a felony, a class D felony, dismissed by the court on April 18. The offense date for those dismissed charges was May 1, 2012.

Crosson wasn’t given a get out of jail card, as Judge Daily April 12 sentenced the defendant to a fine, 365 days in jail and credit for any time served for the charge of assault causing bodily injury, a serious misdemeanor with an offense date of May 1, 2012.

Crosson entered a negotiated, voluntary guilty plea to the convicting charge April 12.

Crosson owes $951.75 for this case.

Judge Daily sentenced Crosson April 12 to five years in prison, suspended fine and credit for any time served for the charge of failure to affix a drug tax stamp, a class D felony.

Crosson entered a negotiated, voluntary guilty plea to the convicting charge.

The court April 12 dismissed one count of possession of a controlled substance, a serious misdemeanor.

The offense date for both charges was Feb. 24, 2012.

Crosson owes $497 for this case.

The sentences in the three just referenced cases were ordered to run concurrently to each other.

In July of 2005 Crosson was sentenced to five years in prison, suspended to three years probation for the charge of willful injury causing bodily injury, a class D felony. The original criminal charge was willful injury causing serious injury, a class C felony.

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