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A Montgomery man is being sentenced to more than three years for his connection to a shooting at the Rose Supper Club.
The U.S. Department of Justice says 26-year-old Timothy Cortez Robinson was sentenced for the possession of a firearm during the shooting that happened on December 3, 2012.
United States District Court Judge Mark E. Fuller sentenced Robinson
to 37 months in the Bureau of Prisons, 3 years of Supervised Release, and a $100
court assessment fee.
Robinson pleaded guilty on June 18, 2013, and agreed that in the
early morning hours of December 3, 2012, he got into a gunfight with another
man at the Rose Supper Club on Highland Avenue, after a verbal altercation.
Robinson also agreed that at the time he pulled a Glock .45 that he was carrying on his hip and exchanged
gunfire inside the club. Robinson had
previously been convicted of a felony and was not permitted to possess a
The case was investigated by Bureau
of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms, and the Montgomery Police Department.