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

Friday, March 27, 2015

Mexican Citizen Sentenced To Two Months Incarercation After Felony Conviction For Illegal Reentry Into The United States

The United States Attorney Kenyen R. Brown announces that Victor Manuel Mina-Garcia, a 32 year old, citizen of Mexico, was sentenced today to two months incarceration after his felony conviction for illegal re-entry after deportation.

On February 26, 2015, Mina-Garcia pled guilty to reentering the United States after having been deported.  In summary, on December 12, 2014, Mina-Garcia was arrested in Saraland, Alabama for local theft crimes.  His fingerprints indicated that he was the same Mina-Garcia who had been deported in 2010 after having been found in Texas after entering the United States illegally.

             Special agents of Homeland Security/Immigration and Customs Enforcement along with Saraland, Alabama police officers investigated the case and presented it to the U.S. Attorney=s Office for prosecution.  The prosecutor assigned to the case is Assistant United States Attorney, Gina S. Vann.

Updated March 30, 2015