New Columbus Field Division Press Release: Northeast Ohio Man Sentenced to 5 Years for Buying Gun for Convicted Felon Who Killed Westerville Police Officers

October 18, 2018
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Gerald A. Lawson III, 31, of Warrensville Heights, Ohio, was sentenced in U.S. District Court to 60 months in prison for acting as a straw purchaser for Quentin L. Smith, a convicted felon who shot and killed two Westerville Police Officers on February 10, 2018.
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