Jacksonville Man Indicted for Possessing Firearms Following Multiple Felony Convictions

Jacksonville, Florida – United States Attorney Maria Chapa Lopez announces the return by a grand jury of an indictment charging Vershaun Lamar Puzie (32, Jacksonville) with two counts of possessing a firearm as a convicted felon. If convicted, Puzie faces a mandatory minimum penalty of 15 years, and up to life, in federal prison on each count. The indictment also notifies Puzie that the United States intends to forfeit two Smith & Wesson pistols, which are alleged to have been used in the offenses.

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