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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of Nebraska

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, July 28, 2016

Omaha Man Sentenced For Unlawful Possession of a Firearm

United States Attorney Deborah R. Gilg announced that Darion Haynie, age 26, of Omaha, Nebraska was sentenced for his conviction for being an unlawful drug user in possession of a firearm.  Senior United States District Court Judge sentenced Haynie to five years of probation.  While on probation, Haynie will be required to serve six months on home confinement.

On July 6, 2015, the Omaha Police Department executed a search warrant at Haynie’s home in Omaha. A Masterpiece Arms 5.7 x 28mm handgun was found in Haynie’s bedroom along with 4.5 grams of marijuana and a marijuana grinder with marijuana residue inside.  Haynie admitted ownership of both the gun and the marijuana.

This case was investigated by the Omaha Police Department.

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Updated August 5, 2016