Felon in Possession of Firearm reduced to misdemeanor

Felon in Possession of Firearm reduced to misdemeanor

2012 client charged with Felon in Possession of a Firearm after being stopped for not having headlights turned on. The officer removes the client from the vehicle and discovers marijuana, a large sum on cash, and a firearm. The officer seizes the weapon and the client informs the officer that he is a convicted felon. The officer books the client on a 3rd degree felony, Felon in Possession of a Firearm. Case results: Felony dismissed. Client plead to Unlawful Carrying of a Weapon Class A Misdemeanor.