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Former Pittsburgh man, 20, pleads guilty to stealing guns from West Mifflin Dunham's store

Madasyn Czebiniak
| Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, 10:17 p.m.
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A former Pittsburgh man has pleaded guilty in federal court to stealing guns from a West Mifflin store, federal authorities say.

Marquis Trammel, 20, pleaded guilty to two counts before Chief U.S. District Judge Joy Flowers Conti. The other was being a felon who possessed guns.

Prosecutors said Trammel and a unidentified juvenile went to Dunham's Discount Sports store in West Mifflin in December 2016 and stole five rifles and boxes of handgun ammunition.

In a previous case, Trammel was convicted in Allegheny County Court of robbery, terroristic threats, and theft. That precludes him from possessing guns or ammunition.

Conti scheduled Trammel's sentencing for May 31.

He could face a maximum total sentence of 10 years in prison, a fine up to $250,000 or both.

Madasyn Czebiniak is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach her at 724-226-4702, mczebiniak@tribweb.com, or on Twitter @maddyczebstrib.

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