FIREARM - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FIREARM News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) ‘Mountain Man’ burglar pleads guilty to federal charges http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57785470-78/knapp-federal-charges-cabin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57785470-78/knapp-federal-charges-cabin.html.csp">‘Mountain Man’ burglar pleads guilty to federal charges</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By jessica miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T07:41:55.907-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 07:41AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Troy Knapp, the alleged “Mountain Man” cabin burglar, will serve at least 10 years in federal prison for firing on law enforcement before he was arrested last year, according to a plea deal that resolves his federal court case. Knapp, 43, was originally indicted in U.S. District Court on three counts: assaulting a federal officer; use of a firearm during a crime of violence; and for being a felon in possession of a firearm. During a resolution hearing in St. George on Monday, Knapp pleaded guil...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57785470@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 07:41:55 MDT West Valley City man shot by would-be robber remains critical http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57722612-78/police-west-apartment-degree.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57722612-78/police-west-apartment-degree.html.csp">West Valley City man shot by would-be robber remains critical</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T11:36:08.417-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 11:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 20-year-old West Valley City man remained in critical condition Monday, a day after he was shot during an alleged drug-related robbery attempt at an apartment complex. West Valley City police Sgt. Blair Barfuss said the shooting took place about 6 a.m. Sunday inside a unit at Overlook Point Apartments, 4640 S. 2970 West. Officers responding to a 911 call found the victim with a gunshot wound in the head. The man, whose name was withheld by police, was rushed to the hospital. Witnesses told pol...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57722612@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 11:36:08 MDT Firearms expert tells of Pistorius’ love of guns http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57693548-77/pistorius-rens-guns-gun.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57693548-77/pistorius-rens-guns-gun.html.csp">Firearms expert tells of Pistorius’ love of guns</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GERALD IMRAY and CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-17T23:20:18.753-06:00">Updated Mar 17, 2014 11:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pretoria, South Africa • Months before he killed his girlfriend, Oscar Pistorius said he drew his gun and went into “combat mode” after thinking he heard the noise of an intruder at his home, which turned out to be a washing machine, a South African guns expert testified Monday at the athlete’s murder trial. Sean Rens also said Pistorius wanted to buy seven more guns in 2012 — to add to the 9 mm pistol he already owned for self-defense — and asked the firearm trainer to procure them for him unde...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576935482014-03-17T23:20:18.753-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-17T23:20:18.753-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57693548@www.sltrib.com Mon, 17 Mar 2014 23:20:18 MDT U.S. Supreme Court orders new look at Utah gun conviction http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57635952-68/court-rosemond-convicted-federal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57635952-68/court-rosemond-convicted-federal.html.csp">U.S. Supreme Court orders new look at Utah gun conviction</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-05T20:41:20.573-06:00">Updated Mar 5, 2014 08:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Supreme Court says defendants have to know in advance that their accomplices would use or carry a gun while committing a crime in order to be convicted under federal gun laws. The justices ruled Wednesday that the jury instructions given in Justus C. Rosemond’s conviction were incorrect. Rosemond was one of five people participating in a drug deal gone bad in Tooele, Utah, in Aug. 2007. During the incident, nine or 10 shots were fired and a car chase ensued. It was not clear wh...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576359522014-03-05T20:41:20.573-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-05T20:41:20.573-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57635952@www.sltrib.com Wed, 05 Mar 2014 20:41:20 MDT