SOME COMMON TYPES OF GUN AND WEAPON OFFENSES INCLUDE:
Gun possession (concealed, loaded, or with no permit)
Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon
Possession of an assault weapon
Possession of an illegal weapon (knives, daggers, brass knuckles, nunchucks, other martial arts weapons)
Brandishing a firearm
Discharging a firearm
Selling a firearm
Using a gun during the commission of a crime such as assault, robbery, or drug offenses
There are many different weapons that fall under the umbrella of “deadly weapons” and if you are facing criminal charges from using or possessing a weapon in Illinois you will need the help of a lawyer. At the Law Offices of Motta & Motta LLC, we realize how serious weapon charges are and have seen how greatly affected a person’s life can be by being convicted of this type of offense. Whether you have received a weapons charge because of a gun or another device such as a knife, you should immediately speak with a criminal defense attorney at Motta & Motta.
IF YOU OR A LOVED ONE IS FACING WEAPON CHARGES, CONTACT A GUN AND WEAPONS CHARGES ATTORNEY AT MOTTA & MOTTA TODAY TO DISCUSS YOUR CASE.