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U.S. Attorney’s Office
Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Friday, January 29, 2016

Egyptian Citizen Charged With Visa Fraud

PHILADELPHIA - Mahmoud Ramadan Moussa Ayoub Moussa, 25, of Alexandria, Egypt, was charged today by Information with possessing a U.S. visa procured by fraud, announced United States Attorney Zane David Memeger.


If convicted, the defendant faces a maximum possible sentence of 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine.


The case was investigated by the FBI’s Joint Terrorism Task Force, including law enforcement officers and agents from Homeland Security Investigations, Pennsylvania State Police, and the Philadelphia Police Department. It is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Jennifer Arbittier Williams.


An Information is an accusation.  A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

Updated February 4, 2016