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Mt. Vernon man sentenced for arson, assault

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Winston Bailey, 22, of Mt. Vernon (Source: Jefferson County SO) Winston Bailey, 22, of Mt. Vernon (Source: Jefferson County SO)
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MT. VERNON, IL (KFVS) -

 

A Mt. Vernon man will spend 10 years in prison for his role in a residential arson case.

The state's attorney's office says 22-year-old Winston Bailey pleaded guilty to setting fire to his ex-girlfriend's house in Mt. Vernon last June.

No one was home at the time.

Bailey got an additional five years after pleading guilty to assaulting his ex-girlfriend.

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