Federal grand jury indicts former felon on firearm charges

2 years 2 months 4 weeks ago March 30, 2015 Mar 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Monday, March 30, 2015 3:03:00 PM CDT in News
By: Kelly Skehen, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

JEFFERSON CITY - A federal grand jury indicted a felon from Linn who is accused of illegally possessing a dozen firearms. 

Court documents released Monday reveal a grand jury charged 58-year-old Charles Howard Trimble Feb. 25 with two counts of being a felon in possession of a firearm.

The documents were made public after Trimble's court appearance.

Under federal law, it is illegal for anyone with a prior felony conviction to possess firearms or ammunition.

Trimble has prior felonies for driving while intoxicated, unlawful use of a weapon and forgery.

The case now moves to a federal jury trial.

 

 

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