possession of firearms

Coral man who pretended to be licensed builder violates parole with firearm possession

A Coral man previously convicted of pretending to be a licensed contractor was recently convicted again, this time for a weapons-related offense.

Cody Strickland, 29, pleaded guilty on June 10, 2021, to weapons firearms possession. Two additional charges of weapons ammunition and felony firearms were dismissed in exchange for his plea.

Judge urges Ionia man to drop ‘thug mentality,’ make changes

Robert Conley sentenced to four years in prison for meth, firearms charges

After two years in the Ionia County Jail spent demanding a trial amid delays brought on by COVID-19, an Ionia man pleaded no contest to four charges and was sentenced to prison.

Robert Lee Conley, 33, appeared before Ionia County Circuit Court Judge Suzanne Kreeger on Oct. 12 for sentencing.