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Honduran National Sentenced for Illegally Reentry

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

U.S. Attorney Kenneth A. Polite announced that ORLI DAGOBERTO ARGUETA-SANCHEZ, a/k/a "Orli Dagoberto Argueta," age 27, a citizen of Honduras, was sentenced today after previously pleading guilty to a one-count Bill of Information for illegal reentry of removed alien.

U.S. District Judge Ivan L.R. Lemelle sentenced ARGUETA-SANCHEZ to time served, one (1) year supervised release and $100 mandatory assessment.  ARGUETA-SANCHEZ will be surrendered to the custody of the U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement for removal proceedings.

According to court records, on or about January 6, 2016, ARGUETA-SANCHEZ was found illegally present in the United States after having been officially deported and removed on or about November 7, 2008.

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

Updated May 25, 2016