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Driver ‘Possessed’ Gun in Front Door Panel (access required)

Although defendant’s friend testified that she owned and forgot to remove a firearm found in the driver-side door pan­el of her vehicle loaned to defendant, the firearm was clearly visible inches from defendant when he was stopped for traffic violations, and the commonwealth proved that defendant constructively possessed the firearm; the Norfolk Circuit Court de­nies ...