A Waterloo man who fired shots at his neighbor’s home has been convicted of firearms offences and given a lengthy jail sentence.
U.S. District Court Judge C.J. Williams handed down the lengthy sentence on Thursday in Cedar Rapids for 20-year-old Montrell Anderson, who was found guilty of drug user in possession of a handgun and possession of a stolen firearm.
After serving time in jail, three years of supervised release must be served. On April 24, 2022, Anderson is accused by authorities of shooting at a residence on Conger Street, where the homeowner and his girlfriend were inside.
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A Waterloo man who shot at his neighbor’s house has been sentenced to prison for weapons charges. https://t.co/DZlszZnTAB
— The Courier (@wcfcourier) August 13, 2023
Anderson’s house was searched by the police, and they recovered two stolen pistols: a 9mm Smith & Wesson Shield and a 9mm Heckler & Koch VP9 SK. For one of the firearms, a drum magazine holding fifty rounds was also included.
Officers also discovered marijuana and paraphernalia inside the house. Anderson was shot in the arm during a home invasion on September 19, 2022, months later. Court documents show that when police returned to the home, they discovered two firearms: a stolen 9 mm Beretta pistol and a 9 mm Stoeger STR9.
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