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Nicaraguan National Pleads Guilty to Illegal Reentry of a Removed Alien

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

U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that PAULO EMILIO OSABAS-MUNGUIA, age 32, a citizen of Nicaragua, was sentenced today after previously pleading guilty to a one-count Bill of Information for illegal reentry of a removed alien, in violation of Title 8, United States Code, Section 1326(a).

According to the court documents, OSABAS-MUNGUIA was found in the United States on or about April 18, 2018, after having been previously removed on August 12, 2009.

United States District Judge Jane Triche Milazzo sentenced OSABAS-MUNGUIA to a term of imprisonment of credit for time served and a mandatory $100 special assessment. 

U.S. Attorney Evans praised the work of the United States Department of Homeland Security in investigating this matter. Assistant U.S. Attorney Michael M. Simpson is in charge of the prosecution.

Updated September 6, 2018