Man convicted in Fife gun theft sentenced to life in prison

Staff writerJune 27, 2013 

A man Fife police believe helped plan the theft of more than three dozen guns from a sporting goods store was sentenced Thursday to life in prison without the possibility of parole under Washington’s “three strikes you’re out” law.

Soeun Sun, 30, said nothing before Superior Court Judge James Orlando handed down the sentence.

A Pierce County jury earlier this month convicted Sun of six felonies, including the strike offense of first-degree burglary for his role in the December 2011 break-in at the Sportco/Farwest Sports shop. Two thieves made off with 41 firearms.

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