In a prosecution of defendant for possession of a firearm by a person with three prior felony convictions and drug related offense, denial of a motion to suppress and the resultant conviction are affirmed as, because police officers had specific, reliable facts indicating that at least one of a taxicab's occupants had been involved in a shooting just minutes before, the Fourth Amendment's requirement that a Terry stop be conducted in a reasonable manner was clearly met.
On Appeal from the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
Opinion Filed January 27, 2010
Opinion by Circuit Judge Hardiman
For Appellant: Frederick W. Ulrich, Office of the Public Defender
For Appellee: Michael A. Consiglio, Office of the US Attorney