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Texas News: Plano Man, Alfred Pick Sentenced to 7 Years for Firearms Violation

PLANO, Texas – A 70-year-old Plano, Texas man has been sentenced to federal prison for a firearms violation in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney Joseph D. Brown. Alfred Pick pleaded guilty on May 22, 2018, to a charge of possession of a firearm while an unlawful user of a controlled substance and … Continue reading Texas News: Plano Man, Alfred Pick Sentenced to 7 Years for Firearms Violation

Washington News: East Wenatchee Man, Michael Richard Ayers Sentenced to More Than Five Years in Federal Prison for Unlawful Possession of Firearms and Explosives

Spokane, Washington – Joseph H. Harrington, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, announced that Michael Richard Ayers, age 53, of East Wenatchee, Washington, was sentenced today after having pleaded guilty on March 10, 2018, to Felon in Possession of a Firearms and Explosives and Possession of Unregistered Firearms. United States District Judge Salvador … Continue reading Washington News: East Wenatchee Man, Michael Richard Ayers Sentenced to More Than Five Years in Federal Prison for Unlawful Possession of Firearms and Explosives

Louisiana News: Baton Rouge, TERRANCE THORNTON, Felon in Possession of Two Firearms Sentenced to Federal Prison

Baton Rouge, La. – United States Attorney Brandon J. Fremin announced today that U.S. District Judge John W. deGravelles sentenced TERRANCE THORNTON, a 25-year-old resident of Baton Rouge, to 120 months in federal prison following his conviction of possessing two firearms by a convicted felon. The Court further sentenced THORNTON to 3 years of supervised release … Continue reading Louisiana News: Baton Rouge, TERRANCE THORNTON, Felon in Possession of Two Firearms Sentenced to Federal Prison

VIRGINIA News: Violent Felon, Derrick Anthony Savage Sentenced for Possessing Stolen, High Capacity Firearm

RICHMOND, Va. – A Chester man was sentenced today to 30 months in prison for possessing a stolen, high-capacity firearm after a violent felony conviction. “Violent felons who illegally possess firearms are a threat to the safety of our law enforcement officers and the communities they serve,” said G. Zachary Terwilliger, U.S. Attorney for the … Continue reading VIRGINIA News: Violent Felon, Derrick Anthony Savage Sentenced for Possessing Stolen, High Capacity Firearm

Virginia News: RICHMOND, Kevin A. Brown Sentenced to Prison for Drug and Gun Crimes

RICHMOND, Va. – A Richmond man was sentenced today to over 17 years in prison for distribution of crack cocaine, possession of a firearm after a felony conviction, and violations of supervised release. “Firearms in the hands of drug distributors, especially those who have been previously convicted of a felony, are a deadly combination,” said … Continue reading Virginia News: RICHMOND, Kevin A. Brown Sentenced to Prison for Drug and Gun Crimes

Pennsylvania News: PITTSBURGH, Darnell James Shipman, Felon with 13 Prior Convictions Charged with Illegally Possessing Handgun

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – A resident of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Pittsburgh on a charge of possession of a firearm and ammunition by a convicted felon, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. The one-count indictment, returned on September 27, named Darnell James Shipman, age 28, of Pittsburgh, … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: PITTSBURGH, Darnell James Shipman, Felon with 13 Prior Convictions Charged with Illegally Possessing Handgun

Indiana News: Albion Man, Keith Miller Sentenced to 170 Months in Prison For Drug and Firearm Offenses

FORT WAYNE, Ia. – Keith Miller, age 35, of Albion, Indiana, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Chief Judge Theresa Springmann after pleading guilty to conspiracy to distribute and possess methamphetamine, knowingly and intentionally distributing methamphetamine and possessing a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime, announced U.S. Attorney Kirsch. Miller was sentenced to 170 … Continue reading Indiana News: Albion Man, Keith Miller Sentenced to 170 Months in Prison For Drug and Firearm Offenses

Indiana News: Michigan City Man, Shed Woods Sentenced to 180 Months in Prison

For Being A Felon In Possession SOUTH BEND, Ia. – Shed Woods, 38 years old, of Michigan City, Indiana, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Robert L. Miller, Jr. after pleading guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm, announced U. S. Attorney Kirsch. Woods was sentenced to 180 months in prison followed … Continue reading Indiana News: Michigan City Man, Shed Woods Sentenced to 180 Months in Prison