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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Southern District of Alabama

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, December 13, 2013

Dallas County Man Sentenced To 108 Months Incarceration Based On Illegal Possession Of Firearms

The United States Attorney, Kenyen Brown announces that Norris Johnson, a 29 year old Selma resident was sentenced today.  The Honorable William Steele sentenced Johnson to 108 months incarceration followed by three (3) years of supervised release and a monetary assessment of $200.  This sentence was based on Johnson’s illegal possession of two (2) firearms on different occasions and the discharge of one of the firearms into a crowd of people. Johnson was charged by Indictment in May 2013 and later pled guilty on August 8, 2013.

Special Agents of The Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and Explosives and the Selma, Alabama Police Department investigated the case and brought it to the U.S. Attorney=s Office for prosecution.  The prosecutor assigned to the case is Assistant United States Attorney, Gina S. Vann.

Updated January 26, 2015