https://patch.com/ohio/mayfield-hillcre ... ed-robbery
https://www.atf.gov/news/pr/cleveland-w ... willoughby
A Cleveland woman is accused of buying a rifle that was later used in the attempted robbery of the Willoughby Eastlake Schools Credit Union.
Marshyia Ligon, 20, has been indicted on one count of making a false statement in the acquisition of a firearm.
The Department of Justice said that Ligon lied when she bought a Smith & Wesson M&P 15, 556 caliber rifle from Sherwin Shooting Sports in Eastlake. She allegedly said she was the buyer of the rifle, when she was actually buying the gun for someone else.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in March the Department of Justice would renew focus on prosecuting cases involving buyers who lie on federal background check forms. While the department has caught dozens of such transactions in the last four months,