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JC man sentenced for stealing TV, assaulting policeman

JC man sentenced for stealing TV, assaulting policeman

July 21st, 2012 by The News Tribune in News

Cole County Presiding Judge Pat Joyce recently sentenced a Jefferson City man to seven years in prison for stealing a television from Walmart in August 2011 and dragging a police officer with his car while trying to escape.

According to court records, James Holleman, 30, of 3832 Oxford Road, pleaded guilty to assault on a law officer, resisting arrest, felony stealing, receiving stolen property and driving while intoxicated.

His sentence will run concurrent with all other sentences against him.

A Jefferson City Police Department probable cause statement shows Holleman attempted to leave Walmart on West Stadium Boulevard with a television worth more than $400.