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Eau Claire man sentenced in attempted armed robbery in Wausau

Marathon Co. (WAOW) — Joshua Pregont is sentenced to five years in prison for attempting to rob the Fuel Mart in Wausau.

Pregont showed a gun and tried to get to the register. However, the clerk stepped in and pushed him and Devonte Scoles out the door.

Scoles was sentenced to two years of probation for the 2018 incident which was captured on surveillance video

Pregont was also sentenced to five years in prison for delivering heroin. However, those sentences will be served at the same time.

He will then spend five years on extended supervision for both charges once he is released.


Courtney Terlecki

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