Steuben man pleads guilty to firearm charge

BANGOR — A Steuben man pleaded guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm during a hearing in U.S. District Court June 22, according to U.S. Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II.

Court records show that on Nov. 16, 2015, the Maine Warden Service found defendant Aaron C. Robinson, 51, with a Savage .308 rifle hunting deer with bait from a tree stand in Steuben.

Delahanty said Robinson has prior Maine state court felony convictions for terrorizing, violations of conditions of release, possession of a firearm by a felon, burglary and aggravated criminal mischief.

Robinson faces up to 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine. He will be sentenced after the completion of a presentence investigation report by the U.S. Probation Office.

The Maine Warden Service and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives conducted the investigation.

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