AZ Man Pleads Guilty to Unlicensed Ammunition Manufacturing
On Tuesday, November 19, 2019, Douglas Haig, 57, of Mesa, Arizona, pleaded guilty to engaging in the business of manufacturing ammunition without a license following a joint investigation by the FBI and ATF with assistance from the Department of Treasury’s Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) and the Internal Revenue Service – Criminal Investigation.
The joint investigation determined that Haig had sold ammunition to the shooter responsible for the October 2017 mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest music festival in Las Vegas.
Haig is scheduled to be sentenced by U.S. District Judge James C. Mahan on February 19, 2020.
A copy of the press release may be found on the website for the United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Nevada.