Latest Illegal firearms News

Man sentenced to over 3 years prison for gun stash, bunker

Dec. 05, 2022 21:29 PM EST

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — A man was sentenced to more than three years in federal prison Friday after he was found with an illegal arsenal of guns and explosives in a bunker in the Arlington area northeast of Everett. Court documents said last November that James Bowden, now 42,...

Man seen at Takeoff's fatal shooting facing weapons charge

Nov. 30, 2022 15:46 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — A man who has been accused of illegally having a gun at the time that rapper Takeoff was fatally shot last month following a private party at a downtown Houston bowling alley has been charged in connection with the case, authorities said Wednesday. But during a court...

Man indicted in fatal shooting of girl in Phoenix road rage

Nov. 29, 2022 16:11 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — A Maricopa County grand jury has indicted a man accused of fatally shooting a young girl during in a road rage incident in north Phoenix last month, authorities said Tuesday. Prosecutors said court documents show 48-year-old Sidney Garfield Garrand is facing one...

Man gets 91 years for death of man found slain in woods

Nov. 08, 2022 21:21 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — A Fort Wayne man convicted of murder in the April shooting death of a man whose body was discovered in a wooded area was sentenced to 91 years in prison Tuesday. A jury last month also found Anthony J. Lopez, 42, guilty of illegal possession of a firearm in...

Illinois man bitten by deputy K9; guns seized from home

Nov. 05, 2022 13:27 PM EDT

GRAYSLAKE, Ill. (AP) — A man accused of threatening to shoot people had guns and ammunition seized from his northern Illinois home, and was bitten by a law enforcement dog as deputies tried to place him under arrest, authorities said. The Lake County Sheriff's Office said in a news...