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Albany man sentenced for shooting with homemade gun

Albany man sentenced for shooting with homemade gun

May 17, 2017 04:52 PM

An Albany man will spend nine years in prison for shooting at two women with a homemade gun.

Prosecutors say Jah Juan Davis converted a flare gun into a .22 caliber pistol, then fired it at the women last September. It happened during a domestic dispute.

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Davis was originally charged with two counts of attempted murder. He pleaded guilty to weapons possession and an armed violent felony.

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