Aggravated Felon Alien Sentenced To 50 Months In Prison For Returning To United States After Being Deported
Tampa, Florida - U.S. District Judge Mary S. Scriven sentenced Santos Solano-Pastor (40, Mexico) today to 50 months in federal prison for illegally re-entering the United States after being deported. Solano-Pastor pled guilty on March 21, 2012.
According to court documents, Solano-Pastor had previously been convicted of assault with a dangerous weapon (vehicle), in 2002, in Oklahoma and subsequently deported. This offense is an aggravated felony under immigration statutes. Solano-Pastor was discovered in the Pinellas County Jail, in January 2012, after being arrested for domestic battery.
This case was investigated by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Enforcement and Removal Operations. It was prosecuted by Senior Litigation Counsel and Assistant United States Attorney Donald L. Hansen.