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Mason City man found with gun in person's driveway sentenced to prison

Eric Brown

He was arrested in the driveway of a home of a residence with whom he had a no-contact order with and was found to be in possession of a .22 caliber revolver.

Posted: Apr 26, 2018 8:53 AM

MASON CITY, Iowa – A convicted felon from Mason City who illegally possessed a firearm has been sentenced to eight years in prison.
Eric Brown, 38, received the sentence after pleading guilty to one count of possession of a firearm by a felon.
Brown was arrested in the driveway of a home of a residence with whom he had a no-contact order with and was found to be in possession of a .22 caliber revolver.
Authorities say Brown had been knocking on the windows of the residence.
He had previously been convicted of multiple felonies, including armed robbery, robbery, burglary and attempted burglary in Illinois.

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