SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A convicted felon has been indicted by a federal grand jury after authorities discovered machine guns and a hand grenade at his property.
Roseville Police spokeswoman Dee Dee Gunther says a motorcycle gang investigation in January led police to search a home and storage locker in Lincoln, about 30 miles northeast of Sacramento, belonging to Eric Smith.READ MORE: Bay Area Senator Proposes 12-Year-Olds Should Have Vaccination Rights Without Parents Consent
The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Sacramento says investigators found the grenade and 10 firearms, including three machine guns.READ MORE: DUI Suspected In Wrong-Way Crash That Killed Elk Grove Officer
Smith, who is 36, was indicted Thursday on three charges of being a felon in possession of firearms. Each charge could bring up to 10 years in federal prison.
He has been held since January in Placer County Jail in lieu of $1 million bond. Authorities could not say if he has a defense attorney.MORE NEWS: Sacramento Buys Vacant 102-Acre Meadowview Road Lot To Help Homeless Community
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