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United States

2 February 2009

Bristol Press (Connecticut)

HARTFORD — A Bristol man was sentenced to 51 months in federal prison Monday for his role in a 2006 South Carolina gun theft scheme. Tyree "Pretty" Thomas, 25, of Bristol pleaded guilty in 2007 to one count of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon in connection with the theft of 31 guns from a Taylors, S.C., firearms dealer, federal authorities said. According to court papers, Thomas' brother Teon, along with Lucan Bell, Amie Caron and others, burglarized the... (

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