Man arrested for nationwide crime spree

Local News

EFFINGHAM, Ill. (WCIA) — A man wanted for more than 50 burglaries around the country is being charged locally.

Christopher Pravata was part of a team accused of targeting truck stop gambling machines.

Police say one man would open the machines and Pravata would be the look-out.

He’s being charged with three counts of burglary and stealing up to $100,000.

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