New Tampa Field Division Press Release: Federal Jury Convicts Jacksonville Man of Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon

April 15, 2021

Jacksonville, Florida – A federal jury has found Ronnie Jerome Jones (39, Jacksonville) guilty of possessing a firearm as a convicted felon. Due to his multiple prior felony convictions, Jones qualifies for an increased penalty under the Armed Career Criminal Act. He faces a minimum mandatory penalty of 15 years, and up to life, in federal prison. His sentencing hearing is scheduled for July 19, 2021.

Last Reviewed April 15, 2021