Man who broke through WL liquor store roof sentenced

Duane Lowery
Duane Lowery

TIPPECANOE CO., Ind. (WLFI) – A man was sentenced to four years in prison after breaking into a West Lafayette liquor store through the roof.

Tippecanoe County Prosecutor Pat Harrington said Duane Lowery, 34, pleaded guilty to burglary.

As News 18 has already reported, Lowery did thousands of dollars in damage when he entered the Village Bottle Shop on Howard Avenue through the ventilation unit in August 2013. Police found Lowery leaving through the front door with several bottles of alcohol.

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