Convicted felon sentenced for carrying loaded gun into Casino

RENO, Nev. (KRNV & -- A man who carried a loaded gun into a Reno casino last year was sentenced to 15 years in prison today.

James Jackson had eight prior felony convictions. In October of 2011, Jackson carried a leather bag with loaded gun inside it into the Grand Sierra Resort. He sat at a slot machine and left the bag and gun on the casino floor.