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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Southern District of Alabama

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, December 13, 2013

Illegal Re-Entry Defendant Sentenced

The United States Attorney Kenyen R. Brown announces that on 12/10/2013 Saturnino Palomo-Ramirez, was sentenced by Judge William Steele to Time Served, and to a Supervised Release Term (SRT) of one year.  It was ordered that the Defendant be delivered to a duly-authorized Immigration official for possible deportation, and a Special Assessment (SA) of  $100.00.

The indictment alleged that Palomo-Ramirez was found to be illegally in the United States on June 30, 2013 after he was removed or deported on or about November 9, 2010.  Illegal Reentry into the United States is a violation of Title 8, United States Code, and Section 1326.  Under the circumstances alleged in the indictment, the charge carried a maximum penalty of 10 years in custody.

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) conducted the investigation with the assistance of the Baldwin County Sheriff=s Office and presented the case for prosecution to the United States Attorney=s Office.  Assistant United States Attorney Vicki M. Davis handled the prosecution of the case on behalf of the United States.

Updated January 26, 2015