Arlington Heights man pleads guilty to battery, possession

Updated 2/5/2014 5:48 PM

An Arlington Heights man pleaded guilty to back-to-back cases of domestic battery and drug possession last summer, court records show.

James Bushell pleaded guilty to misdemeanor domestic battery related to an incident on July 4, 2013. In exchange for Bushnell's plea, a Cook County judge sentenced the 20-year-old to two years of probation and ordered him to participate in domestic violence counseling, court records show.

The judge also ordered Bushell to pay $2,000 in restitution and $519 in fines.

On July 5, Bushell was arrested and charged with possession of ecstasy. Bushell pleaded guilty to that charge and was sentenced to 30 months probation and ordered to pay $1,314 in fines.

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