REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS 
SHARON L. OVINGTON, Chief Magistrate Judge.
This case came on for hearing on June 3, 2013. The United States was represented by Assistant United States Attorney Brent Tabacchi, Esq., and Defendant was represented by Vincent Paul Pop, Esq.
The parties have entered into a plea agreement, which is filed of record. The undersigned carefully inquired of Defendant regarding his understanding of the agreement as well as his competence to understand the agreement. Having fully inquired, the undersigned Judicial Officer finds that Defendant's tendered plea of guilty to Count Two of the Indictment is knowing, intelligent, and voluntary. Based on the statement of facts as set forth in the plea colloquy, the undersigned finds that there is a sufficient factual basis for a finding Defendant guilty on Count Two of the Indictment.
It is accordingly recommended that the Court accept the plea of guilty to Count Two of the Indictment and find Defendant guilty as charged in such Count of Possession of a Firearm in Furtherance of a Drug Trafficking Crime in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 924(c).
Pending the Court's acceptance of Defendant's plea, Defendant has been referred to the Probation Department for a pre-sentence investigation, and he was remanded ...