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Removed Alien Sentenced To 8 Months In Prison For Illegally Re-entering U.S.

March 22, 2012

PITTSBURGH, Pa. - A resident of Mexico has been sentenced in federal court to eight months imprisonment on his conviction of violating federal immigration laws, United States Attorney David J. Hickton announced today.

United States District Judge Joy Flowers Conti imposed the sentence yesterday on Gustavo Adan-Ibarra, 42, of Mexico.

According to information presented to the court, on or about Oct. 18, 2011, Adan-Ibarra was found in Beaver County, Pa., after having unlawfully re-entered the United States following removal on or about May 13, 2008.

Assistant United States Attorney Margaret E. Picking prosecuted this case on behalf of the government.

U.S. Attorney Hickton commended the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) for the investigation leading to the successful prosecution of Adan-Ibarra.

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