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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Philadelphia Woman Indicted On Charge She Was A Convicted Felon With A Gun

PHILADELPHIA - Annemarie Scott, 21, of Philadelphia, PA, was charged today by Indictment with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, announced United States Attorney Zane David Memeger.  The indictment alleges that on or about April 1, 2016, Scott, who has several prior felony convictions, possessed a loaded Glock, 9mm, semi-automatic firearm.

If convicted the defendant faces a mandatory minimum of 15 years imprisonment.

The case was investigated by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives, and is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Virgil B. Walker.

 

An Indictment is an accusation.  A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

Updated June 28, 2016