A person may be charged with possessing dangerous weapons if he or she manufactures, sells, or disposes of or possesses any instrument or weapon of the kind usually known as slung shot, sand club, or metal knuckles, or spring blade knife; or if he or she furtively carries with intent to conceal any dagger, dirk, pistol, or other dangerous weapon; or if he or she uses any contrivance or device for suppressing the noise of any firearm unless the suppressor is legally registered and possessed in accordance with federal law.
Classification: Gross misdemeanor. A gross misdemeanor carries up to a maximum sentence of 364 days in jail and a $5,000 fine.
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