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Honduran National Pleads Guilty to Illegal Re-Entry

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

Acting U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that CRISTIAN CESRE-PAZ, age 32, pled guilty today to a one-count Indictment charging him with illegal reentry of a removed alien, in violation of Title 8, United States Code, Section 1326(a) & (b)(1).


According to the Indictment, CESRE-PAZ reentered the United States after previous deportation on December 27, 2006.


CESRE-PAZ faces a maximum term of imprisonment of ten years, a maximum fine of $250,000, a maximum term of supervised release of three years, and a mandatory $100 special assessment. U.S. District Judge Eldon E. Fallon set sentencing on July 7, 2017.


Acting U.S. Attorney 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 March 24, 2017