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Carmi Man Sentenced in Carmi Christmas Elves Burglary

CARMI – A Carmi man arrested by Carmi Police earlier this month in relation to the burglary and theft of shoes owned by the Carmi Christmas Elves was sentenced Monday in White County Court to five years in prison for burglary – a Class 2 felony.

According to White County State’s Attorney Denton Aud, 30-year-old Daniel K. Poshard will also serve one year of mandatory supervised released and will have to pay costs and $7,000 in restitution.

Poshard was also recommended to receive substance abuse treatment while serving his prison sentence.