A Portage resident
has been sentenced to 30 months imprisonment with two years supervised
release after pleading guilty to felony possession of a firearm, the United
States Attorney’s Office announced Friday.
documents filed in this case, on March 14, 2013, Timothy Yatsko, 42, was
found in possession of nine firearms and an assortment of ammunition after
previously being convicted of a felony in the Superior Court of Lake County.
This case was the
result of an investigation by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and
Explosives with assistance from the Portage Police Department, Lake Station
Police Department, and Porter County Sheriff’s Department.
This case was
prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Thomas McGrath.