Wed. 11:40 a.m.: Warren men indicted in gun thefts
WARREN – Two felons from Warren were indicted for stealing 30 firearms, as well as related charges, said Carole S. Rendon, U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Ohio.
Laval Jackson, 43, and Tyrone Thomas, 42, were indicted on charges of stealing firearms, being in possession of stolen firearms and being felons illegally in possession of firearms.
Kristi Coxson, 33, also of Warren, was indicted on one count of possession of stolen firearms.
According to the indictment, Jackson and Thomas in March stole 30 firearms from J&D Firearms, Warren.
Jackson is charged with being a felon in possession of the above stolen firearms after he was convicted in 1996 of failure to comply with the order or signal of a police officer in Trumbull County.
Thomas is charged ith being a felon in possession of the above stolen firearms. He was convicted in 1995 of aggravated assault and of robbery in 2001, both in Trumbull County.