Brief: 10 years for area man
CONVENT — A Gramercy man was sentenced to more than a decade in jail this month.
According to Tyler Cavalier of District Attorney Ricky L. Babin’s office, 33-year-old John Walters pleaded guilty to possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and was sentenced to 13 years with the Louisiana Department of Corrections.
Walters, given credit for time served, will serve his prison term without the benefit of parole.
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