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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Northern District of Texas

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, May 11, 2018

Euless Man Who Was Previously Convicted of Aggravated Robbery with a Deadly Sentenced to 9 Years in Federal Prison on Firearm and Drug Convictions

DALLAS —Bryan Anthony Adams, 29, of Euless, Texas, who pleaded guilty in September  2017 to one count of being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm and one count of possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime, was sentenced by Chief U.S. District Judge Barbara M.G. Lynn to 108 months in federal prison.  U.S. Attorney Erin Nealy Cox of the Northern District of Texas made the announcement today.

According to documents filed in the case and statements made on the record at his sentencing hearing yesterday, on April 7, 2016, law enforcement executed a narcotics search warrant at an apartment on East Ash Lane in the City of Euless, Texas.  A search of the apartment resulted in the discovery of approximately 51 grams of a mixture or substance containing cocaine, three firearms, digital scales and baggies-drug distribution paraphernalia.  Law enforcement discovered that Adams, had been previously convicted of aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon. 

The Irving Police Department and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives , investigated.

Assistant U.S. Attorney Gary Tromblay prosecuted.

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Topic(s): 
Firearms Offenses
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Contact: 
Janet Pearre 214-659-8600 Janet.Pearre@usdoj.gov
Updated May 11, 2018