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Ex-Convict From Carlsbad Sentenced For Having a Firearm

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CARLSBAD, N.M. - An ex-con from Carlsbad will spend the next six and a half years in a federal prison for having a firearm.

29-year-old Basilio Flores pled guilty to the crime.

Flores was caught with a .40 caliber pistol.

Under the law, he can't have one because he's been convicted of felonies including an armed robbery.