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Pardon isn't enough for ex-felon - Jackson Clarion Ledger

2015-01-26
Jackson Clarion LedgerPardon isn't enough for ex-felonJackson Clarion LedgerThe Mississippi Supreme Court has said a pardon granted by the governor is not grounds to wipe clean a criminal record. The case centered on Rebecca Hentz, who was among nearly 200 people pardoned by Gov. Haley Barbour during his final days in ...and more »

Police: Intoxicated felon found with handgun arrested - MLive.com

2015-01-25
Police: Intoxicated felon found with handgun arrestedMLive.comThe Washtenaw County Prosecutor's Office has authorized charges against the man for carrying a concealed weapon, felony firearm, being a felon in possession of a firearm, being a felon in possession of ammunition, and assaulting, resisting or ...Deputies arrest felon for carrying concealed weapon in Ypsilanti TownshipHeritage Newspapersall 16 news articles »

Sentencing delayed for felon who fired at Lucedale police during pursuit - SunHerald.com

2015-01-26
Sentencing delayed for felon who fired at Lucedale police during pursuitSunHerald.comGULFPORT -- Sentencing has been delayed for a man who has admitted he was a felon in possession of a firearm when he fired at Lucedale police during a Jan. 8, 2012, vehicle pursuit, court records show. Travis Sentell Jones, 35, of Lucedale, was ...

Felon arrested with drugs, gun after traffic stop in Md. - W*USA 9

2015-01-26
W*USA 9Felon arrested with drugs, gun after traffic stop in Md.W*USA 9ANNAPOLIS (WUSA9) -- Annapolis police officials say officers arrested a felon in possession of drugs and loaded handgun on Sunday night. William Pindell, 40, was a passenger in a car that was pulled over at Hilltop Lane and Elliott Road at 6:55 p.m ...Annapolis police arrest felon on drug, gun chargesCapitalGazette.comall 2 news articles »

Police: 2 dozen stolen firearms found in home of convicted felon - WAVE 3

2015-01-25
WLKY LouisvillePolice: 2 dozen stolen firearms found in home of convicted felonWAVE 3LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Numerous firearms were confiscated from a convicted felon's home near the Jefferson - Bullitt County line. On January 13, detectives with the Bullitt County Sheriff's Drug Task Force and Louisville Metro Police Department ...28 stolen firearms traced back to Bullitt Co. homeWHAS 11.com (subscription)Firearms stolen from Louisville area recovered in Bullitt CountyWLKY LouisvilleBullitt County man arrested after 24 stolen guns found in his homeWDRBall 12 news articles »

'Amazing' K-9 killed in hunt for Southern California felon; suspect shot dead - Fox News

2015-01-22
Fox News'Amazing' K-9 killed in hunt for Southern California felon; suspect shot deadFox NewsA wanted felon who killed a police dog was shot dead by California police late Wednesday when he emerged from a house he was barricaded in brandishing a handgun, authorities said. The identity of the suspect was not released, but he had been in a ...Police dog killed in hunt for felon in Riverside CountyLA Daily NewsCalif. felon killed police dog before being shot: copsNew York Daily NewsSan Jacinto Police K9 Shot and Killed During Search for Wanted FelonKTLAOfficer.comall 106 news articles »

Wurtsboro man charged with growing pot, possession of weapon as convicted ... - Mid-Hudson News

2015-01-26
Wurtsboro man charged with growing pot, possession of weapon as convicted ...Mid-Hudson NewsWURTSBORO – A Wurtsboro man was arrested by State Police and charged with several offenses dealing with marijuana and weapon possession. Troopers said Jason VanKleek, of 11 VFW Road, was arrested last Thursday on a felony charge of criminal ...

Police: Convicted Felon Caught In Car With Gun, Stolen Tires - KKTV 11 News

2015-01-23
KKTV 11 NewsPolice: Convicted Felon Caught In Car With Gun, Stolen TiresKKTV 11 NewsPolice arrested the passenger in the sedan after determining he was the suspect in the tire theft, and that as a convicted felon, he had been unlawfully carrying a gun. The suspect has been identified as 27-year-old Courtney Barrios. At this time, it's ...Colorado Springs police: Convicted felon in more troubleColorado Springs Gazetteall 5 news articles »

Springdale Felon Sentenced To Five Years For Firearm Violation - 5newsonline.com

2015-01-23
5newsonline.comSpringdale Felon Sentenced To Five Years For Firearm Violation5newsonline.comFAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – A Springdale man was sentenced to five years for a firearm violation, according to a news release. Ray King Jr., 57, was sentenced to 60 months in prison with three years of supervised release after being convicted of being a ...Springdale felon sentenced for gun possessionNorthwest Arkansas NewsSpringdale felon sentenced for possession of firearmArkansas OnlineSpringdale man sentenced to five years for felon in posession of firearm violationNewton County Times (subscription)all 6 news articles »

Felon held in car prowls during Blazers game - KOIN.com

2015-01-24
Felon held in car prowls during Blazers gameKOIN.comMays told the officers that he was a convicted felon, records show. Mays claimed that he was looking for a parking spot so he could head to the game, but the “game had started long before,” Ryan wrote. Police said Mays did not have a ticket to the game.and more »