81° F
Thunderstorms and Rain
Thunderstorms and Rain

Former strip club owner sentenced for owning illegal firearms

Published On: Apr 11 2013 05:22:36 PM CDT

The former owner of a Mid-Missouri strip club was sentenced in federal court Thursday for illegally owning dozens of firearms.

A judge sentenced 57-year-old Jimmy Duane Davis to two-and-a-half years in federal prison without the possibility of parole.

Davis was the owner of the now-defunct Eclipse Gentleman's Club in Sunrise Beach.

He had pleaded guilty to being a felon in possession of 31 firearms in July 2012.

According to officials, federal agents searched Davis' residence and business in 2010. During the search, they found over two dozen shotguns, rifles and handguns along with ammunition.

Because Davis has two prior felony convictions for methamphetamine trafficking and selling marijuana, it is illegal for him to own or possess firearms.


The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies. Please note by clicking on "Post" you acknowledge that you have read the Terms Of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. 
blog comments powered by Disqus