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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Porter Man Sentenced To 15 Months For Firearm Possession

MUSKOGEE, OKLAHOMA - The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, announced that BRANDON JAMES DEAN, age 33, of Porter, Oklahoma, was sentenced to 15 months imprisonment, followed by 36 months of supervised release for FELON IN POSSESSION OF FIREARM, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 922(g)(1) & 924(a)(2).

The charges arose from an investigation by Wagoner County Sheriff’s Office and the Federal Bureau of Investigation – Violent Crimes Task Force.

The Indictment alleged that on or about May 24, 2015, 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, a firearm 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.

Assistant United States Attorney Rob Wallace represented the United States.

Topic: 
Violent Crime
Updated February 25, 2016