Convicted Felon charged with Possession Of A Firearm
David Ramos, 33, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, was charged by Indictment, unsealed yesterday, 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 up to 10 years imprisonment. If the court finds at sentencing that the defendant’s prior convictions qualify him for an enhanced penalty under the Armed Career Criminal Act, he faces a 15 year mandatory minimum term of imprisonment, up to life imprisonment.
The case was investigated by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the Philadelphia Police Department, and is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Richard Lloret.
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