TIPPECANOE CO., Ind. (WLFI) – A Lafayette man gets a 12 year sentence after pleading guilty to burglary.
Prosecutors said 23-year-old Martell Williams went inside a couple’s Lafayette home in September of last year. They said a woman was inside and saw Williams attempting to take a vase of change and a cellphone from a bedroom.
Officials said Williams ran from the home, but was later arrested on Sixth Street.
Williams is sentenced to four years behind bars and eight years on probation.