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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Eastern District of Pennsylvania

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, February 27, 2014

Chester County Landscaping Business Charged In Immigration Case

C. M. Jones, Inc., a landscaping business located in Chester County, PA, was charged today by Information with one count of conspiracy to make a false statement in an immigration matter, announced United States Attorney Zane David Memeger.

If convicted the owner of C. M. Jones, Inc. faces a maximum possible sentence of five years of probation, a $500,000 fine, and a $100 special assessment

The case was investigated by the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Labor, Office of Inspector General, and is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Terri A. Marinari.

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An Indictment, Information or Criminal Complaint is an accusation.  A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

UNITED STATES ATTORNEY'S OFFICE, EASTERN DISTRICTof PENNSYLVANIA
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Updated December 15, 2014