Man faces jail for receiving, concealing stolen property.

June 25, 2019

Shawn O’Connell and attorney Al Swanson, Jr.

Man faces jail for receiving, concealing stolen property.


By Allison Scarbrough, Editor.

LUDINGTON – A 39-year-old Scottville man faces serving four months up front of a one-year discretionary jail term after pleading guilty in 51st Circuit Court Tuesday, June 25, to receiving and concealing $1,000-$20,000.

Shawn Daniel O’Connell, of 104 5th St., originally faced a charge of larceny $1,000-$20,000, along with a habitual offender designation, that were dismissed in a plea agreement.

O’Connell admitted that he received and concealed stolen saws, a generator, an outboard motor, snow boards and other items that were later pawned.

Sentencing is set for Aug. 6 at 1:15 p.m.

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