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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, December 1, 2016

Philadelphia Man Charged With Illegal Reentry

Angel Miguel Jorge-Jimenez, 26, of Philadelphia, PA, was charged today by Indictment with illegal reentry after deportation, announced United States Attorney Zane David Memeger.  The indictment alleges that on or about October 18, 2016, Jorge-Jimenez, an alien, and native and citizen of the Dominican Republic, was found in the United States after having been deported from the United States on or about May 21, 2013.

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

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.

Topic(s): 
Immigration
Updated December 6, 2016