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Press Release

Honduran National Charged with Illegal Reentry

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of Louisiana

U.S. Attorney Kenneth A. Polite announced that JIMY NAHUN NUÑEZ-IZAGUIRRE, age 31, a citizen of Honduras, was charged today in a one-count Bill of Information with illegal reentry of a removed alien.

According to the Bill of Information, NUÑEZ-IZAGUIRRE reentered the United States on or about October 1, 2015, after having been previously removed therefrom on or about July 25, 2008.

If convicted, NUÑEZ-IZAGUIRRE faces a maximum term of imprisonment of two years, a fine of up to $250,000.00, one year supervised release after imprisonment, and a $100 special assessment.

U.S. Attorney Polite reiterated that a Bill of Information is merely a charge and that the guilt of the defendant must be proven beyond a reasonable doubt.

U.S. Attorney Polite praised the work of the United States Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement in investigating this matter.  Assistant United States Attorney Irene González is in charge of the prosecution.

Updated February 4, 2016