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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Western District of Pennsylvania

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Deported Illegal Alien Sentenced To Time-Served For Re-Entering U.S.

PITTSBURGH - An illegal alien found in Cranberry Twp., Pa., has been sentenced in federal court to time-served on his conviction of re-entry into the United States after deportation, United States Attorney David J. Hickton announced today.

United States District Judge Nora Barry Fischer imposed the sentence on Olvin Joel Dominguez-Maldanod, 26, of Honduras.

According to information presented to the court, Dominguez-Maldanod, an alien, was removed from the United States by United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Jan. 24, 2013. Dominguez-Maldanod, was found on July 25, 2013 in Cranberry Twp.

Assistant United States Attorney Shardul S. Desai prosecuted this case on behalf of the government.

U.S. Attorney Hickton commended the U.S. Immigration and Custom Enforcement for the investigation leading to the successful prosecution of Dominguez-Maldanod.

Updated July 14, 2015