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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Eastern District of Pennsylvania

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Sunday, February 23, 2014

Philadelphia Man Charged With Felon In Possession Of A Firearm

James Robinson, 34, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, was charged today by Indictment with Felon in Possession of Firearm, announced United States Attorney Zane David Memeger.

If convicted the defendant faces a maximum possible sentence of 10 years imprisonment, a three year period of supervised release, a $250,000 fine, and a $100 special assessment

The case was investigated by ATF and is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Jeanine Linehan.

An Indictment, Information or Criminal Complaint is an accusation.  A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

UNITED STATES ATTORNEY'S OFFICE, EASTERN DISTRICTof PENNSYLVANIA
Suite 1250, 615 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
PATTY HARTMAN, Media Contact, 215-861-8525

Updated December 15, 2014