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WASHINGTON News: District Man, Tyrone Hopkins Sentenced to Five Years in Prison for Federal Firearms Charge

Defendant Arrested With Gun Tied to Broader Investigation Into Trafficking of Firearms into the District of Columbia WASHINGTON – Tyrone Hopkins, 25, of Washington, D.C., was sentenced today to five years in prison on a federal firearms charge stemming from his arrest last fall in a narcotics investigation, announced U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu, Thomas … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: District Man, Tyrone Hopkins Sentenced to Five Years in Prison for Federal Firearms Charge

Indiana | South Bend Man, Antonio Smith Sentenced to 63 Months in Prison

SOUTH BEND, Indiana – Antonio Smith, 30 years old, of South Bend, Indiana, was sentenced to 63 months in prison by U.S. District Court Judge Jon E. DeGuilio after pleading guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm, announced United States Attorney Thomas L. Kirsch II. Jon E. According to documents in the case, … Continue reading Indiana | South Bend Man, Antonio Smith Sentenced to 63 Months in Prison

New Jersey News: Verona Man, David Lutter Admits Illegal Possession Of Multiple Guns, Including Replica He Turned Into Machine Gun

NEWARK, N.J. – A Verona man today admitted possessing three guns as a previously convicted felon, including a replica Thompson submachine gun that he modified into a working automatic firearm, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. David Lutter, 69, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Esther Salas in Newark federal court to an indictment charging him … Continue reading New Jersey News: Verona Man, David Lutter Admits Illegal Possession Of Multiple Guns, Including Replica He Turned Into Machine Gun

Indiana News: South Bend Man, Charles D’Angelo Lockett Sentenced to 120 Months in Prison

For Being a Felon in Possession of One or More Stolen Firearms SOUTH BEND, Indiana – Charles D’Angelo Lockett, 23 years old, of South Bend, Indiana, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Robert L. Miller, Jr. for being a felon in possession of one or more stolen firearms announced U.S. Attorney Kirsch. Lockett was sentenced … Continue reading Indiana News: South Bend Man, Charles D’Angelo Lockett Sentenced to 120 Months in Prison

House weighs gun bill as ATF reviews ‘bump stock’ devices

WASHINGTON/December 6, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — The Republican-led House is weighing a bill to make it easier for gun owners to legally carry concealed weapons across state lines, as the Trump administration says it is reviewing whether to ban “bump stock” devices that allow semi-automatic rifles to fire faster. The acting director of the Bureau of Alcohol, … Continue reading House weighs gun bill as ATF reviews ‘bump stock’ devices