Delaware man found with gun outside Westfield school sentenced to 5 years

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A Delaware man has been sentenced to five years in prison after he was found guilty of possessing a gun while outside of a Westfield elementary school.

Thomas Wilkie, 46, must serve at least 42 months before he is considered for parole.

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Authorities say that in June 2019 Wilkie was found sitting in his car outside of Tamaques Elementary School with a loaded handgun. More ammunition and a knife were also found inside the car.

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