On behalf of The Marks Law Firm, L.L.C. posted in Federal Crimes on Wednesday, May 2, 2012
A Missouri man who has admitted responsibility for the deadly shooting of another individual was recently sentenced on federal charges for the violation of federal weapons laws.
According to federal criminal law, it is illegal for a convicted felon to possess any type of firearm or ammunition. This Missouri man has previous convictions for possession and sale of a controlled substance, as well as stealing.
The man was arrested and charged after police responded to a report of gunshots at his sister’s home. According to authorities, when they arrived at the house, the man jumped out of a window and fled the scene. They pursued him …