Council Bluffs man gets federal prison time.
Bret David Hauptman, of Council Bluffs,Iowa, was sentenced to 15 months of imprisonment for possession of a firearm while subject to
an order of protection. United States District Judge John E. Jarvey also ordered Hauptman toserve a three year term of supervised release following incarceration.
Hauptman had entered a guilty plea in federal court in Council Bluffs, Iowa, onNovember 18, 2010, to possession of a firearm by a prohibited person for possessing a .22 caliber rifle on May 29, 2010.
On May 29, 2010, Hauptman was found in possession of the rifle
by officers with the Council Bluffs Police Department when they responded to a disturbance callat a residence in Council Bluffs, Iowa.
During the investigation by the Council Bluffs Police
Department it was determined that the Pottawattamie District Court had entered an Order of Protection on April 29, 2010, restraining Hauptman from harassing, stalking, or threatening his
This case was prosecuted by the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Iowa. The investigation was conducted by the Council Bluffs Police Department, the Pottawattamie County Attorney’s Office, and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and