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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Judge Sentences Felon To 41 Months In Prison For Illegal Gun Possession

ERIE, Pa. - A former resident of Lancaster, Pennsylvania pleaded guilty and was sentenced in federal court to 41 months in jail on his conviction of violating federal guns laws, United States Attorney David J. Hickton announced today.

United States District Judge David S. Cercone imposed the sentence on Nicholas Alexander Reynolds, 23.

According to information presented to the court, on or about December 19, 2013, Reynolds possessed a firearm while being a convicted felon.

Assistant United States Attorney Marshall J. Piccinini prosecuted this case on behalf of the government.

U.S. Attorney Hickton commended the United States Marshal’s Service and the Titusville Police Department for the investigation leading to the successful prosecution of Reynolds.

Updated July 14, 2015