From the State’ Attorney’s Office:
DANIEL ANDREW LAWNICZAK SENTENCED TO FIVE YEARS IN THE ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS FOR AGGRAVATED BATTERY
Patrick D. Kenneally, McHenry County State’s Attorney, announces that Daniel Andrew Lawniczak, 21, formerly of McHenry, Illinois, was sentenced June 30, 2020 to five years in the Illinois Department of Corrections by the Honorable Judge Wilbrandt following a negotiated plea of guilty to the offense of Aggravated Battery, a Class 3 Felony.
Pursuant to the Illinois Truth in Sentencing Guidelines, Lawniczak will serve 50% of the sentence at the Illinois Department of Corrections, followed by one year of mandatory supervised release.
On August 23, 2019, Lawniczak, while at a public place of accommodation, Brick and Ivy Sport Tavern, Spring Grove, Illinois, did knowingly kick and strike the head, chest and mid-section of the victim causing bodily harm.
The victim was subsequently taken to the hospital and sustained serious injuries.
The case was investigated by the Spring Grove Police Department and prosecuted by Assistant State’s Attorney Mary Ann Scholl of the McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office.