A 24-year-old Citrus Heights man was sentenced Friday to 38 years and four months in prison for a burglary spree that ended last year.
On March 29, Levi Pierce pleaded no contest to 12 counts of burglary between November 2016 and February 2017, according to a Citrus Heights Police Department media release.
Pierce had originally been arrested on 14 counts of burglary and 11 attempted burglaries and was on probation for a 2014 burglary when he was booked in February 2017.
Pierce broke into at least a dozen homes near Calvary Cemetery and Lakeview Village Mobile Home Park in west Citrus Heights during his crime spree.
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He often crept in through unlocked doors and windows while the occupants slept, and took small items and cash before fleeing.
Benjy Egel: (916) 321-1052, @BenjyEgel