Firearms

June 14, 2021

Jacksonville: Lee Sentenced for Narcotics, Firearms Offenses

Jacksonville Man, Austin Kyle Lee Sentenced to More Than 28 Years for Narcotics and Firearms Offenses NEW BERN, N.C (STL.News) A Jacksonville man was sentenced today to 340 months in prison after a jury found him guilty in February of charges of conspiracy to distribute and possess with the intent...

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June 11, 2021

Albuquerque Couple Charged with Federal Firearms Violations

Albuquerque couple charged with federal firearms violations ALBUQUERQUE, N.M (STL.News) David “Flaco” Chavez, 43, and Ednamay De La Rosa, 38, both of Albuquerque, have been charged with being felons in possession of firearms and ammunition.  At a hearing on June 7, Chavez was ordered detained pending trial.  De La Rosa...

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June 11, 2021

Albany: Jamir Hartfield Pleads Guilty to Possessing Firearms

Albany Man, Jamir Hartfield Pleads Guilty to Possessing Three Loaded Firearms in Three Separate Incidents ALBANY, N.Y (STL.News) Jamir Hartfield, age 21, of Albany, pled guilty today to unlawfully possessing three loaded handguns, as a felon, during three separate incidents in Albany in November 2018, March 2019, and August 2019.Albany...

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June 10, 2021

Hagan-El Charged With Illegal Possession Of Firearms

Owensboro Man, Carlos M. Hagan-El Charged With Illegal Possession Of Firearms OWENSBORO, KY (STL.News) A federal grand jury in Bowling Green returned an indictment yesterday charging a Daviess County man with illegally possessing a firearm. According to court documents, Carlos M. Hagan-El, 43, of Owensboro, KY, was found on or...

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June 8, 2021

Ronald Catalan Sentenced for Racketeering, Firearms Offense

Long Island MS-13 Gang Leader, Ronald Catalan Sentenced to 25 Years’ Imprisonment for Racketeering and Firearms Offenses Ronald Catalan, Leader of the Brentwood Clique of the MS-13, Committed Three Attempted Murders and Conspired to Distribute Narcotics (STL.News) Earlier today, in federal court in Central Islip, Ronald Catalan, a former leader...

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June 7, 2021

Ty’ree Dixon Charged with Possession of a Firearms

Alleged Gang Member, Ty’ree Dixon Charged by Miami Federal Grand Jury with Possession of a Cache of Sophisticated Firearms, including Two “Switch” Enabled Fully Automatic Machine Guns Miami, FL (STL.News) A prior convicted felon from Miami with alleged ties to the national “Bloods” gang and the local “77 Street” gang...

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June 7, 2021

Patrick Rizzo Pleads Guilty to Illegally Possessing Firearms

Pittsburgh Pagans Motorcycle Club Vice-President, Patrick Rizzo Pleads Guilty to Illegally Possessing Firearms PITTSBURGH, PA (STL.News) The vice-president of the Pagans Motorcycle Club, Pittsburgh Chapter pleaded guilty in federal court to a charge of violating federal firearms laws, Acting United States Attorney Stephen R. Kaufman announced today. Patrick Rizzo, 46,...

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June 1, 2021

Tyler Light Admits Possessing Firearms

Boogaloo Bois Supporter, Tyler Light Admits Possessing Firearms While Under a Family Violence Protective Order SAN ANTONIO (STL.News) Tyler Light, a 25-year-old self-proclaimed militia member and Boogaloo Bois supporter, pleaded guilty to being a prohibited person in possession of a firearm. Appearing before U.S. District Judge Fred Biery this morning,...

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June 1, 2021

Wheeling: Mitchell Arbogast Indicted On Firearms Charge

Marshall County man, Mitchell R. Arbogast indicted on firearms charge WHEELING, W.V (STL.News) Mitchell R. Arbogast, of Wheeling, West Virginia, was indicted today on a firearms charge, Acting United States Attorney Randolph J. Bernard announced. Arbogast, 59, was indicted today on one count of “Unlawful Possession of a Firearm.” Arbogast,...

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May 27, 2021

Shreveport: James Pea Convicted on Firearms Charges

Shreveport Man, Orentha James Pea Found Guilty by Federal Jury in Shreveport SHREVEPORT, LA (STL.News) Orentha James Pea, 43, of Shreveport, has been convicted by a federal jury on firearms charges, Acting United States Attorney Alexander C. Van Hook announced. United States District Judge Elizabeth E. Foote presided over the...

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May 26, 2021

Expansion of Firearms Prosecution Initiative

U.S. Attorney’s Office and State and Local Partners Announce Expansion of Firearms Prosecution Initiative Targeting Gun Violence in Baltimore Also Announced Funding for Community Outreach and Intervention Efforts; Increased State Funding to Hire Additional Prosecutors Builds on 84 Federal Gun Possession Cases Charged in Baltimore Since January 2020 – Despite...

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May 25, 2021

Atlanta: Shawn Sabi Admits Attempting To Conceal Firearms

Atlanta man, Shawn Sabi admits attempting to conceal firearms in overseas shipment Materials discovered in Port of Savannah SAVANNAH, GA (STL.News) An Atlanta man faces up to five years in prison after admitting he attempted to hide firearms in an overseas shipment of goods. Shawn Sabi, 34, of Atlanta, pled...

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