Lake Crystal man sentenced to prison for string of burglaries 11 Apr 18

A Lake Crystal man who committed a string of burglaries across Blue Earth County and Madelia last year will spend the next 20 months in prison. 24-year-old Joshua Richard Kelly was convicted of seven felony counts of burglary Tuesday in Blue Eaerth and Watonwan County District Courts. Kelly pleaded guilty to in six cases in Blue Earth County and one in Watonwan County. He received consecutive sentences. According to the criminal complaint, Kelly has been linked to garage burglaries in Pemberton, Lake Crystal, Madelia and rural Blue Earth County, theft from a vehicle in Lake Crystal and a mobile home break-in in Eagle Lake.