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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of Wyoming

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, June 6, 2013

Sentences For June 05 - 06, 2013

Robert Rodriguez, 44, of Albuquerque, New Mexico, was sentenced by Chief Federal District Court Nancy D. Freudenthal on June 6, 2013, on one count of conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud and one count of arson and aiding and abetting. Rodriguez was arrested in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He received 60 months of imprisonment, followed by three years of supervised release and was ordered to pay a $200.00 special assessment and $50,000.00 in restitution. This case was investigated by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.

Maria De Jesus Molinar-Varela, 37, of Mexico, was sentenced by Chief Federal District Court Judge Nancy D. Freudenthal on June 6, 2013, for illegal re-entry of a previously deported alien into the United States. Molinar-Varela was arrested in Cheyenne, Wyoming. She received twelve months and one day of imprisonment, was ordered to pay a $100.00 special assessment and is subject to deportation upon release from custody. This case was investigated by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

Michael Pollock, 43, of West Point, Utah, was sentenced by Chief Federal District Court Judge Nancy D. Freudenthal on June 5, 2013, for possession of child pornography. Pollock was arrested in Kemmerer, Wyoming. He received 30 months of imprisonment, to be followed by ten years of supervised release and was ordered to pay a $100.00 special assessment and a $250.00 fine. This case was investigated by the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.

Updated July 14, 2015