Multiple defendants plead guilty to federal felony charges

VAN BUREN, Mo. – Several criminal defendants recently pled guilty to federal felony offenses investigated within Ozark National Scenic Riverways (ONSR).

Darryl W. Maberry, 61, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., pled guilty to one felony count of being a felon in possession of a firearm.

According to court records, Maberry was arrested Aug. 5, 2021, near Grandin, Mo., after he fled National Park Service (NPS) law enforcement rangers who attempted to conduct a traffic stop on the vehicle he was driving within the national park.

Maberry led rangers on a pursuit lasting over seven miles before he eventually submitted to arrest. A search of the vehicle revealed a semiautomatic pistol, ammunition, methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, and homemade body armor.

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