Shreveport man sentenced to 57 months for illegally possessing firearms

Shreveport man sentenced to 57 months for illegally possessing firearms

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - A Shreveport man was sentenced to nearly 5 years in prison for having firearms after being convicted of a felony.

Terrell Kellum, 29, of Shreveport, was sentenced to 57 months in prison by U.S. District Judge Elizabeth E. Foote on one count of felon in possession of a firearm. He was also sentenced to three years of supervised release.

Prosecutors say Kellum was caught with two .380 caliber Lorcin and Molden L380 pistols following a traffic stop near the intersection of Linwood and 70th Street.

According to police, an eyewitness told officers they saw someone carrying two pistols near the intersection of Linwood and 70th street in Shreveport. The call led to the traffic stop, where officers located the pistols.

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