Storm Lake, IA (AP)–A Storm Lake man has pleaded guilty to illegally possessing firearms that he purchased using Facebook.
William Kurtz pleaded guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm and acquiring a pistol without a permit. Two counts of felon in possession of a firearm were dismissed as part of a plea agreement.
Kurtz was prohibited from owning guns because of a previous felony conviction.
Sentencing is set for August 18th.