Union County Man, Jarrell L. Daniels Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Firearms Offense in Connection with a Shooting
NEWARK, N.J (STL.News) A Union County, New Jersey, man convicted of being a felon in possession of a semi-automatic submachine gun with a high capacity magazine was sentenced today to 120 months in prison, Acting U.S. Attorney Rachael A. Honig announced.
Jarrell L. Daniels, 29, of Elizabeth, New Jersey, was convicted on Feb. 21, 2020, after a two and a half-day trial before U.S. District Judge Kevin McNulty in Newark of one count of being a felon in possession of a semi-automatic submachine gun with a high capacity magazine and multiple rounds of ammunition.
According to documents filed in this case and the evidence at trial:
On the morning of April 9, 2018, Daniels was walking down Irvington Avenue in Elizabeth carrying a loaded .45 caliber Masterpiece Arms ACP submachine gun with 30 additional rounds of ammunition in an extended magazine. Daniels was wearing a disguise, as well as latex gloves. He came upon his victim and opened fire, shooting at his victim 16 times, but none of the shots struck the victim.