State’s Attorney Marilyn Hite Ross
Winnebago County State’s Attorney Marilyn Hite Ross announces that on May 22nd, 2019, Daniel Feliciano (D.O.B. 2/19/1988) was found guilty of Armed Habitual Criminal, Unlawful Possession of a Weapon by a Felon and Obstructing Identification after a jury trial in front of the Honorable Judge Randy Wilt.
On April 23rd, 2017, at approximately 10:00pm, Rockford Police Officers were called to the 1100 Block of Irving Avenue in reference to a subject with a gun. Upon arrival, Officers saw a man, later identified as the defendant, Daniel Feliciano, standing outside a residence at 1107 Irving Avenue.
When police approached the residence, Feliciano began to walk away from officers to the south of the residence. A black handgun was located along the path the defendant was walking. Officers made contact with the defendant and he gave police a different name. Officers also located firearm ammunition on Feliciano’s person.
Armed Habitual Criminal is a Class X Felony that is punishable by a sentence of 6-30 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections followed by three years of Mandatory Supervised Release.
Unlawful Possession of a Weapon by a Felon is a Class 2 Felony that is punishable by a sentence of 3-14 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections followed by two years of Mandatory Supervised Release. The defendant is eligible for Class X Felony sentencing of 6-30 years in the Department of Corrections for this offense.
Obstructing Identification is a Class A Misdemeanor that is punishable by up to one year in the Winnebago County Jail or probation.
Feliciano is scheduled to appear in front of the Honorable Judge Wilt at 9:00am on June 28th, 2019 in Courtroom 478.