Mobile Man Sentenced to Ten Years in Prison for Possessing and Firing an Illegal Machinegun During New Year’s Eve Celebrations
The United States Attorney for the Southern District of Alabama, Kenyen R. Brown, announces that Sulayman Basim Akbar was sentenced for failing to register as a sex offender in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 2250A. Judge Charles R. Butler sentenced Akbar to time served imprisonment and five years supervised release. The defendant also has to pay a $100 Special Assessment.
This case was investigated by the United States Marshal’s Service. The case was prosecuted by the United States Attorney=s Office for the Southern District of Alabama, AUSA Maria E. Murphy.