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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Eastern District of Louisiana

Friday, June 15, 2018

Honduran National Charged with Illegal Reentry

U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that Ronys Osorto-Osorto, age 35, a citizen of Honduras, was charged today in a one-count indictment for illegal reentry of a removed alien, in violation of Title 8, United States Code, Section 1326(a).

According to court documents, on or about May 31, 2018, Ronys Osorto-Osorto was found in the United States after having been officially deported and removed on or about October 8, 2015. If convicted, Ronys Osorto-Osorto faces a maximum term of imprisonment of two years, a maximum fine of $250,000, a maximum term of supervised release of one year, and a mandatory $100 special assessment.

U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans praised the work of the United States Department of Homeland Security in investigating this matter.  Assistant U.S. Attorney Spiro G. Latsis is in charge of the prosecution.

Updated June 15, 2018