Gregg County man is sentenced to 10 years for possession of a stolen firearm
POSTED: Wednesday, June 12, 2013 - 1:46pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 - 8:26am
Gregg County, Tx (KETK) — A Gregg County man is sentenced to jail for possession of a stolen firearm.
Kym David Pearce, 52, pleaded guilty on February 8, 2013 to possession of a stolen firearm and was sentenced to 120 months in prison today.
According to information presented in court, on May 20, 2012, a federal warrant was issued for Pearce's arrest at his home on Virgie Street in Longview, Texas. As Pearce was being arrested, Gregg County agents observed several firearms and several rounds of ammunition. Pearce admitted that he knew at least one of the firearms in his residence was stolen.
Pearce was indicted by a federal grand jury on October 3, 2012.