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Case Number: 4:19-cr-00437
Judge: Catherine D. Perry
Court: United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri (St. Louis County)
Plaintiff's Attorney: United States Attorney’s Office in St. Louis
Description: St. Louis, Missouri criminal defense lawyer represented Defendant charged with felony possession of a firearm and meth.
Mosley Jumon Williams, now 32, was accused on March 28, 2019 of kidnapping an elderly man at gunpoint to learn the location of William’s ex-wife, who had an order of protection naming Williams. St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department officers arrested Williams, but could not find the gun until Williams called his girlfriend from jail and told her in to hide the gun in a closet.
Williams’ girlfriend allowed officers to search their apartment. They found a .45-caliber, HS Produkt handgun with a flashlight-laser combination, which the elderly man identified as the gun used in the kidnapping, as well as 42 tablets containing methamphetamine and a digital scale.
Williams pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in St. Louis in November to a felony count of being a felon in possession of a firearm and a misdemeanor charge of possession of methamphetamine.
The St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives investigated the case. Assistant U.S. Attorney Zachary M. Bluestone prosecuted the case.
Outcome: Defendant plead guilty to count one and the lesser included offense of count two of a three-count Indictment on November 18, 2022 and is committed to the US-BOP for a term of 120 months. Recommendations made to the US-BOP. Once released, defendant placed on 3 years of supervised release with mandatory, standard and special conditions. $125.00 special assessment due immediately. Defendant remanded to the custody of the USMS. See judgment for full details.