Man Gets 3 Years for Vandalizing Islamic Center

September 10, 2009


Wire Service: AP

A man has been sentenced to three years in prison for vandalizing the Islamic Center in Cape Girardeau. 

Thirty-two-year-old Nicholas T. Proffit of Cape Girardeau was sentenced Tuesday on two counts of property damage under Missouri's hate crimes law, a felony. He also was sentenced to six months on one count of driving while intoxicated.