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Washington Park Man Sentenced On Gun Charge

May 14, 2012

A Washington Park man, convicted of Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, was
sentenced today in federal district court to 41 months’ imprisonment, the United States Attorney for
the Southern District of Illinois, Stephen R. Wigginton, announced today. Anteres C. Parker, 33,
of Washington Park, Ill., received a 41 month sentence for Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted
Felon. Following release from imprisonment, Parker will serve a three-year term of supervised
release. The sentencing judge also ordered forfeiture of the firearm. Parker was fined $300 and was
ordered to pay a $100 special assessment. Parker pleaded guilty to the charges on February 10,
2012. The case was investigated by agents of the Bureau of Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives, as
well as by members of the Washington Park police department.

The case was prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Stephen B. Clark.

















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