RED BLUFF, Calif. - Robert Paul Poliquin was convicted Thursday by a jury in the Superior Court for the burglary of a storage unit in Corning, according to the Tehama County District Attorney's Office.
The convictions of two counts of felony burglary, one count of misdemeanor vandalism stemmed from an incident on Oct. 16, 2020. The District Attorney's Office says Poliquin had been caught in the act by the victim and a witness.
During the trial, Poliquin admitted to his prior conviction for a serious or violent 'strike,' said the D.A.'s Office.
Sentencing is scheduled in Department 1 of the Tehama County Superior Court on Mar. 2, 2021, at 1:30 p.m.
Deputy District Attorney Joshua Check prosecuted the case, with Christopher Logan appearing as counsel for the defendant. The Honorable Judge Laura Woods presided over the trial.