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California Man Charged With Illegal Reentry After Deportation

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

Ernesto Perez Martinez-Macias, a/k/a “Ernesto Perez Macias,” of Sunnyville, CA, was charged today by Indictment with illegal reentry after deportation, announced Acting United States Attorney Louis D. Lappen. The indictment alleges that on or about March 8, 2017, Martinez-Macias, an alien, and native and citizen of Mexico, was found in the United States after having been deported from the United States on or about September 15, 2004, July 9, 2015, and October 22, 2015.

If convicted the defendant faces a maximum possible sentence of ten years.

The case was investigated by Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Enforcement and Removal Operations (“ERO”), and is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney James Petkun.

An Indictment, Information or Criminal Complaint is an accusation. A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

Updated April 20, 2017