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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Undocumented Alien Sentenced for Illegally Reentry

U.S. Attorney Kenneth A. Polite announced that ISIDRO OROZCO-LOPEZ, age 34, a citizen of Guatemala, was sentenced today after previously pleading guilty to a one-count Bill of Information for illegal reentry of a removed alien.

U.S. District Judge Sarah S. Vance sentenced OROZCO-LOPEZ to time served and a $100 special assessment. OROZCO-LOPEZ will be surrendered to the custody of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement for removal proceedings.

According to court documents, OROZCO-LOPEZ was found in the United States on November 8, 2014 after having been officially deported and removed on or about November 25, 2013.

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.

Updated March 19, 2015