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      Accused Payson burglar appears in court

      Derick Wewerka, 33

      A Payson, Illinois man police say broke into a home to steal computer parts will now head to trial.

      Derick Wewerka, 33, plead not guilty to a a residential burglary charge in Adams County Court Wednesday.

      He faces a class 1 felony charge of residential burglary in connection to the May incident.

      Police say he broke into a Payson home through an unlocked window.

      The homeowner was not home.

      Authorities later recovered the items stolen from the house.

      Wewerka's trial starts August 11.