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Salvadoran National Sentenced for Illegal Reentry After Deportation

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

BOSTON – A Salvadoran national was sentenced today in federal court in Boston for illegal reentry after deportation.

Ronald Ramirez-Escoto, 42, a Salvadoran national residing in Everett, pleaded guilty to illegal reentry after deportation and was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Nathan M. Gorton to time served and one year of supervised release.  Ramirez-Escoto will be subject to deportation upon completion of his sentence.

Ramirez-Escoto was previously removed from the United States in April 2012 and December 2012.  Most recently, federal authorities encountered Ramirez-Escoto in April 2017, and determined him to be unlawfully present in the U.S.

Acting United States Attorney William D. Weinreb and Matthew J. Etre, Special Agent in Charge of Homeland Security Investigations in Boston, made the announcement today. Assistant U.S. Attorney Suzanne Sullivan Jacobus of Weinreb’s Major Crimes Unit prosecuted the case.

Updated June 7, 2017