A press release from the McHenry County State’s Attorney:
EDWARD J. ZEGERS SENTENCED TO 12 YEARS IN THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS FOR HOME INVASION
Patrick D. Kenneally, McHenry County State’s Attorney, announces that 53-year-old Edward Zegers, of Cary, Illinois, was sentenced to 12 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections for the offense of Home Invasion pursuant to a negotiated plea in front of the Honorable Sharon Prather on September 28, 2018.
Zegers broke into a home, knowing one or more persons was present, while armed with a concrete nail gun.
He struck one of the victims in the head with the nail gun.
Zegers also plead guilty to a Domestic Battery upon another victim in the home for which a conviction entered.
The case was prosecuted by Assistant State’s Attorneys Sharyl Eisenstein and Kyle Bruett. The case was investigated by the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office.