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Jail time for house burglary

Nicholas John Buck, 19, of 183134 County Road 25, Detroit Lakes, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony second-degree burglary of a dwelling.

A felony charge of theft by temporary control - firearm, was dismissed in a plea agreement.

On April 22, 2007, he and several others were involved in the burglary of a home on Highland Drive, in which firearms, stereo equipment and a cell phone were taken.

On Thursday, he was sentenced by District Judge Mark Hansen, who issued a stay of adjudication for 10 years and ordered him to serve 30 days in jail and pay the $1,000 cost of prosecution.