Lee County Man Sentenced to 12 Years for Attempted Murder

LEE COUNTY (WIFR) -- A Lee County man gets 12 years for attempted murder. Christopher Owens plead guilty Monday to setting a house in Dixon on fire back in September 2012, after getting into a fight with one of the residents. There were seven people inside of the building when Owens started the fire, none of them were hurt. Owens will have to serve 85% of his sentence and register as a violent offender when released.

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