A Fayetteville man was sentenced in federal court to serve over nine years for a felon possessing a firearm.
Richard Ingram Jr., 31, was sentenced to 110 months in federal prison, followed by three years supervised release and ordered to pay a $3,900 fine. Ingram was charged on one count of felon in possession of a firearm.
According to a press release, on March 28, 2018, detectives in Washington County conducted a search of the Fayetteville, Arkansas residence of Ingram.
Ingram is a convicted felon who was on state supervision with the Arkansas Department of Correction, and such has consented to a search of his residence at any time.
When detectives made entry into the home, Ingram attempted to flee out the back window and was apprehended. During a search of the residence, detectives located a .22 caliber pistol in the toilet tank in the bathroom.
Ingram was indicted by a federal grand jury in April 2018 and entered a guilty plea in June 2018.