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U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of New Hampshire

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, January 9, 2017

Mexican Man Sentenced After Pleading Guilty To Illegally Re-Entering The United States After Previous Deportation

            CONCORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE – United States Attorney Emily Gray Rice announced that Gerardo Solis-Rojas, of Mexico, was sentenced to ten months in federal prison after pleading guilty, on November 21, 2016, to illegally re-entering the United States after having been previously deported.

            Solis-Rojas was arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement Deportation Officers on August 31, 2016, after they developed information that Solis-Rojas was present in the United States after having been deported on three previous occasions.

            Solis-Rojas now faces likely deportation.

            The case was investigated by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Assistant U.S. Attorney Alfred Rubega prosecuted this case.

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Updated January 9, 2017