BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh announced Wednesday the indictments of multiple defendants illegally in possession of firearms.
Under state law, if a person is convicted of a disqualifying crime, the person is prohibited from possessing a firearm of any kind, regulated or non-regulated.READ MORE: 'They Did It': Mother Of Late Mervo Football Athlete Reacts To State Championship Win
“These are individuals that have already been convicted of crimes that prohibit them from owning a firearm,” said Attorney General Frosh in a press release. “They knowingly lied on their application and illegally attempted to hide their prior criminal history to purchase firearms.”READ MORE: Maryland Has Three Confirmed Cases Of The Omicron Variant Of COVID-19, Hogan Says
- Robert Gibson, 27, of Joppa
- Larry Anthony, 42, of Hanover
- Wayne Davis, 49, of St. Leonard
- Robert Glorius, 34, of Waldorf
- Garry Morris, 30, of Great Mills
- Vincent Barber, 41, of Finksburg
- Kevin Smith, 25, of Suitland
The defendants have various hearing dates set in the Circuit Court of the County in which the case was indicted.