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McDowell County Sheriff's Office
Thursday September 8th, 2022 :: 11:00 a.m. EDT


Convicted Felon Charged with Gun Crime

Deputy Caleb Baliles with the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office charged 46-year-old Brandon Kyle McNeil with Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon. A Magistrate issued McNeil a $15,000 secured bond.

On August 16th, Deputy Baliles stopped McNeil’s vehicle on Jacktown Road for multiple traffic violations.  McNeil told Deputies he did not have a driver’s license and search of his vehicle turned up a 9mm handgun. McNeil is a convicted felon and is prohibited from possessing a firearm.

McDowell County Sheriff's Office
593 Spaulding Rd
Marion, NC 28752

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