Randall T. James, 45, of Independence, was sentenced Tuesday to 15 years in federal prison without parole for illegally possessing stolen rifles. Because of his prior felony convictions, James was sentenced as an armed career criminal.
Randall T. James, 45, of Independence, was sentenced Tuesday to 15 years in federal prison without parole for illegally possessing stolen rifles. Because of his prior felony convictions, James was sentenced as an armed career criminal. File illustration The Star
Randall T. James, 45, of Independence, was sentenced Tuesday to 15 years in federal prison without parole for illegally possessing stolen rifles. Because of his prior felony convictions, James was sentenced as an armed career criminal. File illustration The Star

Career criminal from Independence sentenced to 15 years in federal prison for possessing stolen rifles

August 09, 2016 03:39 PM

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