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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Eastern District of Oklahoma

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, August 6, 2015

Muskogee Man Sentenced To 70 Months For Firearm Possession

MUSKOGEE, OKLAHOMA - The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, announced today that JOHNATHAN LOCKE DAVIS, age 35, of Muskogee, Oklahoma, was sentenced to 70 months imprisonment, followed by 36 months of supervised release for FELON IN POSSESSION OF A FIREARM, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 922(g)(1).

Charges arose from an investigation by the Muskogee Police Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation Violent Crime Task Force.  The defendant was indicted in February, 2015 and pled guilty in March, 2015.

The Indictment alleged that on or about November 2, 2013, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, having been convicted of a crime punishable by imprisonment for a term exceeding one year, did knowingly possess in and affecting commerce, firearms, which had been shipped and transported in interstate commerce.

The Honorable Ronald A. White, District Judge in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, in Muskogee, presided over the hearing.  The defendant will remain in the custody of the United States Marshal Service pending transportation to the designated federal facility in which he will serve his nonparolable sentence.

Assistant United States Attorney Rob Wallace represented the United States.

Updated February 4, 2016