SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - A Shreveport man pleaded guilty Thursday for allegedly hiding a sawed-off shotgun behind a wall in his home.
According to court records, 25-year-old Dylan Fausto pleaded guilty to one count of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
Fausto was charged after police found the gun during a search of his home on January 2.
Authorities say the loaded sawed-off 12-gauge Mossberg pump shotgun was found behind a sheetrock panel leaning against a wall in the master bedroom closet.
Court records show Fausto was previously convicted of a felony and is prohibited from possessing a firearm.
He faces up to 10 years in prison, three years of supervised release and a $250,000 fine.
Fausto is scheduled to be sentenced on January 5, 2018.