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In ‘close call,’ man gets probation
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Stephen Detra, Albany, attends his sentencing hearing for felony charges of child abuse, drug offenses and domestic abuse at the Green County Justice Center Aug. 15. - photo by Marissa Weiher
MONROE — A judge ultimately accepted a joint recommendation of probation and jail time for an Albany man convicted of child neglect, drug offenses and domestic abuse but said it was a “close call” not to serve a harsher sentence.