Justin L. Georgia was sentenced in Schuyler County Court on Thursday for indictments involving daytime home invasion burglaries, according to the Schuyler County District Attorney’s office.
The first burglary involved the defendant breaking into a home on Steam Mill Road in the Town of Hector on February 20, 2018, where Georgia kicked in a door and proceeded to ransack the house. The District Attorney’s office said he stole jewelry and currency. Georgia was arrested on March 13, 2018, and was immediately indicted. County Court set bail at $25,000.
Georgia was able to post bail. According to the D.A., he committed another daytime burglary after posting bail, at a home on Mount Road in the Town of Hector. At that home, the defendant stole jewelry and money.
The court sentenced Georgia to a concurrent sentence of 12 years in prison with 5 years post-release supervision and ordered that a total of $7,771.80 in restitution be paid.