Ex-deputy in Georgia pleads guilty in federal firearms case

Georgia News

MACON, Ga. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a former Georgia deputy has pleaded guilty to possessing unregistered firearms.

The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Georgia said Wednesday that 28-year-old Cody Richard Griggers, of Montrose, Georgia, pleaded guilty Monday to one count of possession of an unregistered firearm before a federal judge.

The judge set sentencing for July 6.

He faces up to 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine.

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