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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Removed Alien Pleads Guilty to Re-entering U.S. After Deportation

PITTSBURGH - An individual found by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has pleaded guilty in federal court to a charge of Illegal Reentry After Deportation, United States Attorney David J. Hickton announced today.

Glenmore Almando Carey, 45, a citizen of Jamaica, pleaded guilty to one count before Chief United States District Judge Joy Flowers Conti.

In connection with the guilty plea, the court was advised that Carey, an alien, who was previously removed from the United States by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on May 10, 2005, and was found to be living in Pittsburgh on November 17, 2015, by Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Homeland Security Investigations.

Judge Conti scheduled sentencing for January 6, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. The law provides for a total sentence of 20 years in prison, a fine of $250,000.00, or both. Under the Federal Sentencing Guidelines, the actual sentence imposed is based upon the seriousness of the offense and the prior criminal history, if any, of the defendant.

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

The Immigration and Customs Enforcement – Enforcement Removal Operation conducted the investigation that led to the prosecution of Carey.

Topic(s): 
Immigration
Updated September 28, 2016