Man sentenced to 10 years over firearm possession in Madison Co.

Elbert Robinson
Elbert Robinson(Madison County District Attorney’s Office)
Published: Nov. 18, 2021 at 4:20 PM CST
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JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - A man is facing 10 years in prison after his arrest in Madison County.

Elbert Robinson was arrested in April by Madison Police Department after a traffic stop on I-55.

Officers, after smelling marijuana, searched the vehicle and found a .380 pistol in the center console of the car and another under the front driver seat.

Robinson was previously convicted of selling a controlled substance within 1,500 feet of a church in Madison County.

Robinson was found guilty and sentenced to 10 years, the maximum sentence allowed by law.

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