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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Former Harrisburg Resident Sentenced To 60 Months Imprisonment For Possession Of Firearm

     The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced today that Anthony Knight, 45, formerly of Harrisburg, was sentenced to 60 months imprisonment by the Senior United States District Court Judge William Caldwell.

     Knight was indicted in 2008 as the result of an investigation by Drug Enforcement Administration and the Dauphin County Drug Task Force.  He plead guilty in May 2013, after admitting that he had possessed a .38 caliber firearm at the time of his arrest.

     The case as part of a continuing cooperative effort to prosecute drug trafficking and firearms offenses in Dauphin County.  The prosecutor assigned is Assistant Unites States Attorney Michael A. Consiglio.

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Updated April 9, 2015