New Orleans Man, Ronald Taylor, Indicted As Felon In Possession Of A Firearm
For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of Louisiana
RONALD TAYLOR, age 20, of New Orleans, Louisiana, was charged in a one-count indictment by a Federal Grand Jury with being a felon in possession of a firearm, announced U. S. Attorney Dana Boente.
According to the indictment, TAYLOR was found in possession of two pistols and has a prior felony conviction in Orleans Parish Criminal District Court for aggravated assault with a firearm.
TAYLOR faces a maximum term of imprisonment of 10 years, a fine of $250,000, and 3 years of supervised release following any term of imprisonment.
U. S. Attorney Boente reiterated that the indictment is merely a charge and that the guilt of the defendant must be proven beyond a reasonable doubt.
The case is being investigated by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives, and prosecuted by Special Assistant United States Attorney Michael B. Redmann.
Updated November 18, 2014