OCALA, Fla. (CW69 News at 10) – Senior United States District Judge John Antoon II has sentenced Curtis Duncan, 30, of Ocala to 46 months in federal prison for possessing a firearm and ammunition as a convicted felon. The Court also ordered Duncan to forfeit the firearm and ammunition according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Tampa.
Duncan had pled guilty on July 14, 2020.READ MORE: Pasco, First FL County To Distribute COVID-19 Vaccines Via Walgreens
According to court records, on March 30, 2020, officers from the Ocala Police Department responded to a disturbance at an apartment complex. A victim told the officers that Duncan had brandished a firearm at her during an argument. The victim described the firearm and the vehicle that Duncan had been driving when he left the scene. A short time later, officers stopped Duncan in the same vehicle and recovered a loaded .380 caliber handgun from a bag that he had strapped around his torso.READ MORE: New Federal COVID-19 Vaccine Site Opens In Tampa
Duncan has prior state felony convictions, including home invasion robbery, and federal law prohibits felons from possessing firearms or ammunition.MORE NEWS: Stimulus Check Latest: When Could You See Another Economic Relief Payment?
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