Felon found with over a dozen firearms sentenced to 7 years
Last updated 11/2/2023 at 10:52am
SPOKANE – Zachary Wade Bennett, a 41-year-old resident of Spokane Valley, has been sentenced to 84 months in federal prison for Felon in Possession of a Firearm, announced United States District Judge Thomas O. Rice. Upon his release, Bennett will also face three years of federal supervision.
The case unfolded when Spokane County Sheriff’s detectives received information in September 2020, suggesting that Bennett, a convicted felon, was engaged in drug-related activities and had a significant arsenal of weapons. The ensuing execution of a search warrant at Bennett’s residence led to a...