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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 09, 2013

Federal Grand Jury Returns Indictments in Plano, Texas

PLANO, Texas –A federal grand jury returned multiple indictments today charging individuals with separate federal crimes in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

            Tuan Truong, of Plano, Texas, has been indicted for possession with intent to distribute marijuana.  If convicted, he faces up to 40 years in federal prison.  This case is being investigated by the Drug Enforcement Administration and prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Stevan A. Buys.

            Vincente Botello-Segundo, 31, of Dallas, has been indicted for illegally entering the United States after having been deported and possession of a firearm by an illegal alien.  If convicted, he faces up to 10 years in federal prison and deportation.  This case is being investigated by ICE/HSI and prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Stevan A. Buys.

           
A grand jury indictment is not evidence of guilt.  All defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.

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