Syracuse man pleads guilty for helping illegal gun sales


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Syracuse, N.Y. -- A 36-year-old Syracuse man has pleaded guilty to being the middleman in the illegal sale of 13 guns, according to federal prosecutors.

Daniel Morales pleaded guilty to causing the sale of firearms and ammunition to a convicted felon, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of New York said Wednesday.

At least one other man has been sentenced in connection with the case and another man’s indictment is pending, federal prosecutors said.

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