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A Grundy County man pled guilty to a deceptive practice charge this week. Justin Kavanaugh, 39, of East Brooklyn was sentenced to 30 months conditional discharge and must serve seven and half weekends in the Grundy County Jail on the class four felony charge.

The Grundy County Sheriff’s Department said Kavanaugh wrote a bad check in the amount of $2,300 to a trucking company in Dwight with the intention of defrauding the business on October 12th of 2017. Kavanaugh was also sentenced to 30 months of conditional discharge on the same charge out of Grundy County in 2014.

He also prior misdemeanor convictions in Grundy County for criminal trespass to land, possession/consumption of liquor, three counts of battery, knowingly damaging property, resisting an officer, and a firearm without a FOID Card in Will County.