U.S. Attorney Benjamin Wagoner responds to a question concerning the charges his office have filed against two Sacramento County Sheriff's deputies accused of illegally selling dozens of weapons, at a news conference in Sacramento, Calif., Friday, June 1, 2012. Deputies Ryan McGowan, 31, and Thomas Lu, 42, face charges of trafficking in handguns that cannot be legally bought by citizens in California. Standing behind Wagner are Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones, left, Sacramento County District Attorney Jan Scully and Sacramento City Police Chief Rick Braziel, right. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
June 1, 2012 5:37:12 PM PDT
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - June 1, 2012 --
Federal prosecutors announced charges Friday against two Sacramento County sheriff's deputies accused of illegally selling dozens of weapons, some of which authorities say fell into the hands of criminals.