For Immediate Release
Marshall County Resident Pleads Guilty to Making a False Statement During the Acquisition of a Firearm
MUSKOGEE, Olka. – The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma announced that Steven Kenneth Reilly, age 34, of Kingston, Oklahoma, pleaded guilty to making a false statement during the acquisition of a firearm.
According to investigators, on December 24, 2022, Reilly attempted to redeem a pawned firearm at the EZ Pawn in Durant, Oklahoma. During that visit, Reilly intentionally made a false written statement on the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) Firearms Transaction Record Form 4473 asserting he was not charged with a felony information or indictment at the time of redemption. In reality, Reilly was subject to a two-count felony information in the Marshall County District Court at the time of the visit.
The charges arose from an investigation by members of the ATF.
The Honorable Gerald L. Jackson, U.S. Magistrate Judge in the Eastern District of Oklahoma, accepted the plea and ordered the completion of a presentence investigation report.
Assistant United States Attorneys Joshua Satter and Michael Robinson represented the United States.