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Man Goes to Prison for Stealing Firearms From Millsboro Gun Store

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WILMINGTON, Del.– A Dover man has been sentenced to federal prison for stealing 14 firearms from a Millsboro gun store. 

Brandon Williams, 26, was sentenced Tuesday to a total of 51 months in federal prison by Chief U.S. District Judge Leonard P. Stark. Williams previously plead guilty to stealing firearmsand to the possession of a firearm by a person prohibited from possessing guns, due to Williams’ prior felony conviction in Delaware state court.

According to court documents, Williams, broke into Baker’s Hardware, a federal firearm licensee, in Millsboro on May 5, 2017, and stole 13 handguns and an AR-15-style rifle. Williams was arrested shortly after selling the stolen AR-15-style rifle in March 2019.

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, Delaware State Police, and the Millsboro Police Department investigated this case, which was prosected by the U.S. Department of Justice.

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