CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- A convicted felon from Parkersburg has pleaded guilty to illegally possessing 26 firearms.
Alan Philpott, 46, entered the plea Thursday in federal court in Charleston.
U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin said Philpott was previously convicted of manufacturing a controlled substance. Federal agents seized the guns during two searches of his home.
Philpott faces up to 10 years in prison. Sentencing is scheduled for May 15.