Mexican Man Charged With Illegal Use of a Social Security Number and Submitting False Information in an Attempt to Secure a U.S. Passport
For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of Louisiana
NEW ORLEANS – FRANCISCO JAVIER NUNEZ-ALEMAN, age 32, a citizen of Mexico was charged in a two-count indictment for illegal use of a Social Security number in violation of Title 42, United States Code, Section 408(a)(7)(B). He was further charged with using a false social security number in attempting to secure a U.S. Passport, a violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 1542.
U.S. Attorney Peter G. Strasser praised the work of the United States Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. State Department Diplomatic Security Service in investigating this matter. Assistant U.S. Attorney Carter K.D. Guice, Jr. is in charge of the prosecution.
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Updated November 16, 2018