An Eau Claire man will spend 18 months in prison for violating conditions of his probation stemming from four criminal convictions.

Eau Claire County Judge Jon Theisen ordered Brent D. Bounds, 47, 1824 Bellinger St., to spend six months on extended supervision following his release from prison.

Bounds was also fined $543.

Bounds was originally sentenced in May to two years of probation for retail theft, possession of methamphetamine, bail jumping and battery.

According to court records, Bounds violated terms of his probation by removing his electronic monitoring bracelet without permission, making his whereabouts and activities unknown, and leaving the state without permission.

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