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Elizabethtown Man Charged with Illegal Re-entry After Deportation

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

Raul Francisco Torres-Perez, of Elizabethtown, PA, 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 October 13, 2017, Torres-Perez, 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 October 1, 2011 and January 10, 2012.


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


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


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

Updated November 16, 2017