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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Sallisaw Man Pleads Guilty To Possession Of Destructive Device

MUSKOGEE, OKLAHOMA – The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma announced that Randall Doyle McGuire, age 39, of Sallisaw, Oklahoma, entered a guilty plea to Possession Of Unregistered Firearm (Destructive Device-Incendiary Bomb), in violation of Title 26, United States Code, Sections 5861(d), 5841 and 5871, punishable by not more than 10 years imprisonment, up to a $250,000.00 fine or both. 

The Indictment alleges that on or about July 16, 2018, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, did knowingly possess a destructive device (incendiary bomb), which is a firearm, as defined in Title 26, United States Code, Section 5845, not registered to him in the National Firearms Registration and Transfer Record. 

The charges arose from an investigation by the Sallisaw Police Department 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 Dean Burris represented the United States.

Updated April 2, 2019