• Dennis McCaslin

Idabel felon enters guilty plea for Possession of Firearm and Ammunition

The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma announced that Nickey Lynn Anderson, age 35, of Idabel, Oklahoma, pled guilty to Felon In Possession Of Firearm And Ammunition, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Sections 922(g)(1), 924(a)(2) and 924(e), punishable by not more than 10 years imprisonment, up to a $250,000.00 fine, or both.

However, if the court deems the defendant to be an Armed Career Criminal, the offense is punishable by not less than 15 years imprisonment.

The Indictment alleged that on or about August 5, 2017, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, Nickey Lynn Anderson, having been convicted of a crime punishable by imprisonment for a term exceeding one year, did knowingly possess in and affecting commerce, the following firearm and ammunition, to-wit: One (1) Jimenez, Model JA-25, .25 automatic caliber pistol, serial number 059829; and Six (6) rounds G.F.L. (Giuilio Fiocchi, Lecco) .25 automatic caliber ammunition which had been shipped and transported in interstate commerce.

The charges arose from an investigation by the Idabel Police Department and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.

The Honorable Kimberly E. West, U.S. Magistrate Judge in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, in Muskogee, accepted the plea and ordered the completion of a presentence investigation report.