Philadelphia Man Charged With Felon In Possession Of A Firearm
Allen Handy, 31, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, was charged today by indictment with possessing a firearm after having been convicted of a felony, announced United States Attorney Zane David Memeger.
If convicted the defendant faces a maximum possible sentence of life imprisonment, a mandatory minimum sentence of 15 years imprisonment, a $250,000 fine, a $100 special assessment, and up to 5 years supervised release.
The case was investigated by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Jeanine Linehan.
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