John A. Neveitt Sentenced to Six Years in the Illinois Department of Corrections for Residential Burglary
April 3, 2020
JOHN A. NEVEITT SENTENCED TO SIX YEARS IN THE ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS FOR RESIDENTIAL BURGLARY
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Patrick D. Kenneally, McHenry County State’s Attorney, announces that John A. Neveitt, 31, formerly of McHenry, Illinois, was sentenced April 1, 2020, to six years in the Illinois Department of Corrections by the Honorable Judge Wilbrandt following a negotiated plea of guilty.
Defendant was sentenced as a Class X Offender on the offense of Residential Burglary, which generally is classified as a Class 1 Felony, carrying a sentencing range of four to fifteen years in the Illinois Department of Corrections. However, due to prior felony convictions, under Illinois law, the Defendant was sentenced to a Class X Felony, punishable by six to thirty years in the Illinois Department of Corrections. Defendant will serve a two year period of mandatory supervised release upon completion of his sentence.
On March 15, 2019, Defendant knowingly and without authority entered into the dwelling place of another, located at 4712 Howard Street, McHenry, Illinois, with the intent therein to commit a theft.
The case was investigated by members of the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department and prosecuted by Assistant State’s Attorney Mary Ann Scholl of the McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office.