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

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Honduran National Pleads Guilty to Illegal Re-Entry

U.S. Attorney Kenneth A. Polite announced that DANIEL FIGUEROA-MUNGUIA, age 30, a citizen of Honduras, pled guilty today to a one-count Bill of Information charging him with illegal re-entry into the United States.

According to the court documents, FIGUEROA-MUNGUIA was found on March 30, 2015, in the United States after having been deported on April 29, 2011.

U.S. District Judge Nannette Jolivette Brown set sentencing for August 13, 2015.

U.S. Attorney Polite praised the work of the Department of Homeland Security in investigating this matter. Assistant United States Attorney Emily K. Greenfield is in charge of the prosecution.

Daniel Figueroa-Munguia Factual Basis.pdf (177.34 KB)

Updated September 1, 2015