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Hitchita Man Pleads Guilty To Firearm Possession

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of Oklahoma

MUSKOGEE, OKLAHOMA – The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma announced that JIMMIE JOHN LIKOWSKI, age 48, of Hitchita, Oklahoma, pled guilty to FELON IN POSSESSION OF FIREARM AND AMMUNITION, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Sections 922(g)(1) and 924(a)(2), punishable by not more than 10 years imprisonment, and up to a $250,000.00 fine or both.

The Indictment alleged that on or about May 21, 2017, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, JIMMIE JOHN LIKOWSKI, a/k/a Jimmy John Likowski, having been convicted of a crime punishable by imprisonment for a term exceeding one year, did knowingly possess in and affecting commerce which had been shipped and transported in interstate commerce.

The charge arose from an investigation by the Okmulgee County Sheriff’s Office and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives.

The Honorable Steven P. Shreder, U.S. Magistrate Judge in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, in Muskogee, accepted the plea and ordered the completion of a presentence investigation report.

Assistant United States Attorney John David Luton represented the United States.

Updated August 29, 2017

Firearms Offenses
Violent Crime