U.S. District Court Sentences Felon to Federal Prison

Cedar Rapids, IA – A Fayette County man was recently sentenced to time in a federal prison after a run in with the police in June of 2016.

42-year-old Kyle Boleyn was a passenger in a car that was pulled over in 2016. Inside of the vehicle was a shotgun, ammunition and ingredients used to make methamphetamine. That triggered a charge to be filed against Boleyn.

He was charged with and pled guilty to felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition. He entered in a plea in June of this year. Boleyn had seven prior felony convictions before this charge, and he had a warrant out for his arrest when the vehicle was pulled over.

Boleyn will now have to serve 188 months in a federal jail after he was sentenced in the U.S. District Court in Cedar Rapids. Five years of supervised release will follow after his prison time.

There is no parole in the federal system.