Georgetown man receives 7 year sentence for federal gun crime

Georgetown man receives 7 year sentence for federal gun crime
Dewayne Hasan Davis (Source: Georgetown County Sheriff's Office)

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - A Georgetown man will spend the next 7 years in prison on a federal gun charge.

Twenty-nine year old Dewayne Hasan Davis of Georgetown recenlty plead guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition, according to federal prosecutors.

The United States Attorney’s Office says Davis was arrested on January 9, 2018 on outstanding state warrants.

While arresting Davis, officers found a bag of heroin, and a loaded .44 Magnum revolver that was recently reported stolen.

As a convicted felon Davis was prohibited from possessing firearms and ammunition.

Davis will not receive parole during his 7-year sentence and it will be followed by 3 years of court-ordered supervision.

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