Macon County Man Sentenced on Federal Firearms Charge

A Macon County man has been sentenced on a Federal Firearms charge.

54-year-old Steven Robert Judy, of Callao, was sentenced to 15 years in prison involving his possession of a firearm as a previously convicted felon on June 5 in Randolph County.According to court documents, Moberly Police Department officers responded to Walker Automotive in Moberly, in an attempt to take Judy, who had active felony warrants, into custody. After a brief foot pursuit, Judy was detained. A search of his vehicle revealed a firearm and drug paraphernalia. Judy previously pleaded guilty to one felony count of being a felon in possession of a firearm. The case was investigated by the Moberly and Macon Police Departments, Northern Missouri Drug Task Force, and the Kirksville Office of the FBI.