Friday, September 13, 2013
By KEN BRADLEY - Staff Writer
An Alabama man will serve six months of a 10-year-prison sentence for stealing jewelry from two Franklin County residences in January.
Steven Chad Lanham, 28, was also sentenced to three years probation after he is released from prison and ordered to be of good behavior for 12 months.
Lanham pleaded guilty to two grand larceny charges in July. Two burglary charges were dismissed as part of a plea agreement, according to prosecutor Dwight Rudd.
Lanham was one of three persons involved in jewelry thefts from residences on Roseberry Lane and Middle Valley Road on Jan. 2 and Jan. 13.
Amanda Hicks, 26, of Wirtz is serving four years of a 10-year sentence after pleading guilty to burglary and grand larceny in April.
Hicks was also sentenced to eight years probation and ordered to pay $6,645 in restitution.
Steven Lohrmann, 31, of Wirtz is also serving four years after pleading guilty to burglary and grand larceny in April. His sentence also includes eight years probation and $6,645 in restitution.
Some of the jewelry taken from the two residences was recovered by investigators.