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Salvadoran Citizen Sentenced for Illegal Re-Entry

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of New York

ALBANY, NEW YORK – Roberto Alexander Herrera Carballo, age 27, and of a citizen of El Salvador, was sentenced today to time served (116 days in jail) for illegally re-entering the United States.

The announcement was made by United States Attorney Grant C. Jaquith and Thomas R. Decker, Director of the New York Field Office of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO).

ICE Officers arrested Herrera Carballo on April 16, 2018 in Kingston, New York.  He had previously been removed from the United States, on August 2, 2009, and did not have permission to re-enter.

Herrera Carballo will be remanded to the custody of the Department of Homeland Security, for removal proceedings.

This case was investigated by ICE-ERO and prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Michael Barnett.

Updated August 11, 2018