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Lockport felon found with 7 handguns, 6,000 rounds, pleads guilty

A Lockport man has pleaded pleaded guilty to being a felon in possession of firearms.

Bob Odrzywolski, 72, a convicted federal felon, obtained ammunition from a local retailer, Assistant U.S. Attorney George C. Burgasser. A subsequent search warrant was executed at Odrzywolski’s Crosby Road residence, and officers recovered seven handguns and approximately 6,000 rounds of ammunition. He was previously convicted of a federal crime and could not legally possess firearms.

Odrzywolski pleaded guilty to a charge that carries a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine.

The plea is the result of an investigation by the Niagara County Sheriff’s Department, under the direction of Sheriff James Voutour and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, under the direction of Special Agent in Charge Delano A. Reid, New York Field Division.

Sentencing is scheduled for September 21 before U.S. District Judge Elizabeth A. Woldford. The charge