Convicted Felon Pleads Guilty to Possession of Firearm
For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, Southern District of Mississippi
Gulfport, Miss – Damon Derrall Pittman, 36, of Poplarville, entered a guilty plea today, before Chief District Judge Louis Guirola, to possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, announced U. S. Attorney Gregory K. Davis.
Pittman will be sentenced on March 1, 2017 and faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine.
This case involved the sale of a sawed off rifle to an ATF informant. It was investigated by the Bureau of ATF and is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Annette Williams.
Updated December 1, 2016