A Hillsdale man could spend up to two-and-a-half years behind bars for his actions earlier this year. 39 year old Lonnie McLavey was sentenced Monday in Hillsdale County Circuit Court to 23 – 60 months behind bars after stealing a car from Sukhi’s Party Store in April. McLavey has been lodged at the Hillsdale County Jail since his arrest on April 12th, giving him 56 days credit on his sentence. In September, McLavey plead to the felony charge in exchange for having a cocaine possession charge dismissed.