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Date: 10-08-2021

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United States of America v. Ryan Cook

Case Number: 1:20-cr-01478-KWR-1

Judge: Kea W. Riggs

Court: United States District Court for the District of New Mexico (Bernalillo County)

Plaintiff's Attorney: United States Attorney’s Office

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Description: Albuquerque, NM: Criminal defense lawyer represented defendant charged with possession of an unregistered firearm.

Ryan Cook, 45, of Albuquerque, was charged with possession of an unregistered firearm. On June 24, 2020, law enforcement received a call from Cook’s roommate about an explosive device in Cook’s possession at their shared residence in Los Lunas, New Mexico. After a standoff with the local SWAT team, Cook surrendered and was arrested. Law enforcement located and secured the destructive device.

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, investigated this case. Assistant U.S. Attorney Samuel Hurtado prosecuted the case.

26:5861(d), 5841, 5845(a)(8) and 5871: Possession of an Unregistered Firearm

Outcome: Defendant was sentenced to 18 months; 3 years supervised release, with special conditions; SPA $100.00; deft on cond of release

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