Archives for December 1979

South Carolina Psychiatrist/Burglar Ian Gale Sentenced

The Associated Press December 3, 1979 Psychiatrist-Burglar Sentenced to 15 Years A psychiatrist was sentenced by a judge Monday to 15 years in prison on one count of housebreaking and larceny for carrying out a series of burglaries that netted about $300,000 worth of property from homes in fashionable neighborhoods. Dr. Ian Gale was ordered […]

Ian Gale

The Associated Press December 3, 1979 Dateline: Columbia, S.C. A psychiatrist sentenced Monday to 15 years in prison for taking about $750,000 in property from homes in fashionable neighborhoods said he had not anticipated the “awesome consequences” of his actions. Dr. Ian Gale, 41, told Circuit Judge Walter T. Cox III before he was sentenced […]