New Brunswick, Canada Man Sentenced
for Illegal Entry to United States
Contact: F. Todd Lowell
Assistant U.S. Attorney
Tel: (207) 945-0373
Bangor, Maine: United States Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II announced that United
States District Court Chief Judge John A. Woodcock, Jr. sentenced Garreet Macaskill, 69, of
New Brunswick, Canada, to 108 days of imprisonment for illegally entering the United States
after having been removed. Macaskill pled guilty on November 19, 2012.
Court records reveal that Macaskill was removed and deported from the United States in
December 2011. On November 5, 2012, he walked through the woods from Canada and was
intercepted in Houlton by the United States Border Patrol.
The investigation was conducted jointly by the United States Border Patrol and U.S.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Homeland Security Investigations.
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