Straw Purchaser

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Man Pleads Guilty For Acquiring Guns For New Hope Shooter

The man charged with purchasing three firearms used at a shooting at New Hope City Hall has pleaded guilty. Michael Ronald Garant, 42, pleaded guilty Friday for acting as a straw purchaser of the firearms for Ray Kmetz.

05/01/2015

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Mpls. Man Sentenced To Prison For Illegally Buying Firearms

A 31-year-old Minneapolis man was sentenced this weekend in federal court for providing false information when purchasing numerous firearms, many of which were later recovered during criminal investigations.

09/14/2012