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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Honduran National Sentenced for Illegally Reentry

U.S. Attorney Kenneth A. Polite announced that ALLAN WENDERLAY DOMINGUEZ age 47, a citizen of Honduras, was sentenced after previously pleading guilty to a one-count Indictment for illegal reentry of removed alien previously convicted of an aggravated felony.

U.S. District Judge Jay C. Zainey sentenced DOMINGUEZ to 37 months imprisonment followed by one year of supervised release, and a $100.00 special assessment.  Following completion of his sentence, DOMINGUEZ will be surrendered to the custody of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement for removal proceedings.

According to the Indictment, on or about February 11, 2016, DOMINGUEZ was found in the United States after having been officially deported following a conviction for theft of goods. He was ordered removed and deported on or about June 24, 2011, and again on September 12, 2012.

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

Topic(s): 
Immigration
Updated August 24, 2016