Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Illegal Alien Who Wanted To Shoot Trump Gets Jail Time

Michael Sandford, the 20-year-old British man who tried to steal a policeman's gun in an alleged attempt to shoot then-candidate Donald Trump at a rally in Las Vegas last June, has been sentenced to a year and a day in prison.  Sandford was convicted of being an illegal alien in possession of a firearm and disrupting an official function.  He had already overstayed his visa before his actions at Trump's rally.  He will get credit for time already served.  He also faces three years of supervised release after leaving prison, but is likely to be deported.

Read more at the Las Vegas Review-Journal, The Telegraph, The Guardian, BBC News and the Sun Herald.

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