No. 87-2665.

857 F.2d 500 (1988)

UNITED STATES of America, Appellee, v. McCray JOHNSON, Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit.

Decided September 21, 1988.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Renee E. Schooley, St. Louis, Mo., for appellant.

Richard L. Poehling, Asst. U.S. Atty., St. Louis, Mo., for appellee.

Before JOHN R. GIBSON, Circuit Judge, BRIGHT, Senior Circuit Judge, and STUART, Senior District Judge.

JOHN R. GIBSON, Circuit Judge.

McCray Johnson appeals his conviction of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 922(g)(1). He argues that the district court1 erred in denying his motion in limine to exclude evidence that he was wearing a bullet-proof vest when arrested. He further contends that the district court erred in refusing jury instructions that his presence at the scene alone was insufficient...

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