Madison man sentenced to 18 years in prison for string of robberies last year
MADISON, Wis. — A Madison man was sentenced to 18 years in prison on Monday for robbing two taxi cab companies and a gas station last year.
According to a news release from the Wisconsin Department of Justice, Eric Clay, 28, pleaded guilty to the charges on June 5. A five-year period of supervised release will follow his prison sentence.
The release said Clay and two others robbed a Union Cab driver in Madison on Dec. 14. Several hours later, the group robbed a BP gas station in Sun Prairie.
The group also robbed a Green Cab driver the following day. Officials said Clay was armed during this incident.
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