Winter Harbor man pleads guilty to firearm charge

ELLSWORTH — United States Attorney Halsey B. Frank has announced that Timothy Daniel Davis, 61, of Winter Harbor pleaded guilty Tuesday in U.S. District Court to being a felon in possession of a firearm.

Court records state that sometime around June 2016, Davis possessed a shotgun while threatening another man. On May 15, 2017, Davis possessed a 12-gauge, double-barreled shotgun at his Winter Harbor apartment.

Davis was prohibited from possessing firearms as a result of a 2010 armed assault with intent to murder conviction in Massachusetts.

Davis 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 investigation was conducted by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives as well as the Winter Harbor and Gouldsboro police departments.

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