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Huntington man faces up to 10 years in prison for gun incident

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A Cabell County man pleaded guilty in federal court to illegal firearm possession, according to a news release from U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin.

Kenneth Richard Nance, 43 of Huntington, pleaded guilty to possession of a firearm by a person subject to a domestic violence protection order.

Nance admitted to possessing a pistol in December 2011, authorities said.

At the time of the incident, Nance had a domestic violence protection order against him, court documents show.

Nance faces up to 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine when he is sentenced in June.

The investigation was handled by the FBI, the ATF, and the Cabell County Sheriff's Department.