Willmar man gets 3 years in prison for weapons stockpile
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Willmar man who admitted that he illegally possessed a stockpile of weapons has been sentenced to three years in prison.
Forty-six-year-old Chad Lee Monson was sentenced Friday in U.S. District Court.
According to court documents, authorities searched Monson's properties in January and found machine guns, pipe bombs, silencers, a large amount of ammunition and other weapons.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A western Minnesota man faces federal charges that he illegally possessed 10 machine guns as well as unregistered pipe bombs and silencers.
A federal grand jury indicted Chad Lee Monson, 46, of Willmar on numerous firearms violations last week. Monson returns to U.S. District Court for a detention hearing and arraignment Friday.
EUREKA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a driver who crashed his car on a Florida bridge and then crawled out a window has plunged more than 70 feet (20 meters) to his death.
News outlets cite a release from the Florida Highway Patrol as saying 20-year-old Chad Lee Melnyk struck a concrete railing with his car Sunday night on the State Road 40 bridge, spanning the Ocklawaha River near Silver Springs.
The following jurors need to report for Criminal Trial Jury on Monday, Sept. 25, 2017 at 9 a.m. in the Main Courtroom of the Gordon County Courthouse.
Rilen Loo of Lihue paired with Karissa Kilby of Honolulu and picked up a stroke Sunday during the final round of the 2017 Hawaii State Junior Golf Association Mixed Team Championship at the Poipu Bay Golf Course.
Joshua Ryan Cannon, 31, of 4216 Rolling Hills Destin Drive, Dunlap, TN was arrested on an outstanding warrant.
Nicholas Job Hardy, 21, of 548 East Garden Farm Road, Rossville was arrested on an outstanding warrant.
Jackie Jerone Foster, 38, of 412 Cavender Street, Lafayette arrested on an outstanding warrant.
Travis Gene Daniel, 30, of 941 Back Valley Road, Chickamauga arrested on charges of driving on suspended license and failure to obey traffic control device.
Friday, Dec. 2
Chad Lee Burnette, 31, was arrested for probation violation, simple battery, theft by taking.
Zachary Scott Ellis, 20, was arrested for false imprisonment, simple battery.
The following have been convicted of driving under the influence of alcohol or a non-narcotic or narcotic drug, or of operating a motor vehicle while having a blood alcohol content above the legal intoxication level.
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