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Homestead man charged with federal gun crimes

Michael DiVittorio
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A Homestead man was indicted by a federal grand jury for firearms violations, authorities announced Wednesday.

Michael William Horvwalt, 32, was accused of having a firearm and ammunition on Jan. 8, despite having prior felony convictions, authorities said.

Federal law prohibits a felon from possessing a firearm or ammunition.

The U.S. Probation Office and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives conducted the investigation leading to the indictment.

Michael DiVittorio is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Michael at 412-871-2367, [email protected] or via Twitter .

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