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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Mexican Man, Galdino Martinez-carrillo, Pleads Guilty To Illegal Re-entry

U.S. Attorney Kenneth A. Polite announced that GALDINO MARTINEZ-CARRILLO, age 38, a citizen of Mexico, pled guilty today to a one-count indictment for illegal re-entry of a removed alien.

According to the court documents, on August 1, 2014, MARTINEZ-CARRILLO was found in the United States after having been deported previously on October 25, 2012. 

MARTINEZ-CARRILLO faces a maximum term of imprisonment of two years and a fine of $250,000, or the greater of twice the gross gain to the defendant, one year supervised release after imprisonment, and a $100 special assessment.   U.S. District Judge Martin L.C. Feldman set sentencing for March 4, 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.

Updated November 18, 2014