A Muskogee man has been sentenced to 15 months in federal prison.

The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, announced that Andrew James Davis, 41, of Muskogee, was sentenced to 15 months imprisonment for being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm and Ammunition.

The charge arose from an investigation by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms. The defendant was indicted in September, 2012 and pled guilty in October, 2013.

The indictment alleged on or about July 3, 2012, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, having been convicted of a crime punishable by imprisonment for a term exceeding one year, did knowingly possess in and affecting commerce, the following firearm, to-wit: one Marlin Model 60 .22 caliber semi-automatic rifle, having no serial number, and Winchester .22 caliber ammunition, which had been shipped and transported in interstate commerce.

The Honorable Ronald A. White, District Judge in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, in Muskogee, presided over today’s hearing.