QC Man Receives Six-Year Prison Term For Mercer County Burglary Charge

A Rock Island man has been sentenced to six years in prison after pleading guilty to a burglary charge in Mercer County. 33-year-old William Fues must also pay $3,300 in restitution. He was arrested in April of 2020 following an investigation involving burglaries that were reported in the Matherville and Seaton areas. Fues pleaded guilty to the Class 2 felony in July of 2020 and was sentenced Monday in Mercer County Circuit Court by Judge Peter Church.