Watkins Sentenced to Four Months Probation

ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- The Rockford Fire Lieutenant found guilty of stealing from the department won't spend any time in prison.

Brian Watkins was sentenced to four months probation for doctoring his payroll sheets to make it look like he worked more hours than he actually did. He'll also have to pay back the $14,000 he got over that two year period.

Watkins faced up to 22 years in prison.

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