Nacogdoches man pleads guilty to federal gun charge

Lincoln Watts (Source: Angelina County Jail)
Lincoln Watts (Source: Angelina County Jail)

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - A Nacogdoches man has pleaded guilty to a charge that he owned a firearm despite being a convicted felon.

Lincoln Jerome Watts, 31, entered the plea on Monday, according to court documents.

According to the indictment, Watts, who was convicted of aggravated robbery in Nacogdoches County, owned a Kel-Tec, Model P3AT .380-caliber semi-automatic pistol on Nov. 13, 2011.

A sentencing will come at a later date.

He remains in the custody of US Marshals.

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