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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of Wyoming

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, March 29, 2018

Sentencings for March 27 - March 28, 2018

TREVOR SAMUEL BOYD, 25, of Mills, Wyoming was sentenced by Federal District Court Judge Alan B. Johnson on March 27, 2018 for being a felon and unlawful user of a controlled substance in possession of a firearm . Boyd was arrested in Mills, Wyoming. He received forty-one months of imprisonment, to be followed by thirty-six months of supervised release, and ordered to pay a $400.00 fine. This case was investigated by the US Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms.

ROEL MENDOZA-CONTRERAS, 53, of Ciudad Obregon, Sonora, Mexico was sentenced by Chief Federal District Court Judge Nancy D. Freudenthal on March 26, 2018 for illegal re-entry of a previously deported alien into the Unites States. Mendoza-Contreras was arrested in Cheyenne, Wyoming. He received twenty-four months of imprisonment, to be followed by thirty-six months of supervised release, ordered to pay a $100.00 special assessment, and is subject to deportation. This case was investigated by the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency.

EDGAR LUJAN-PEREZ, 24, of Chihuahua, Mexico was sentenced by Chief Federal District Court Judge Nancy D. Freudenthal on March 26, 2018 for illegal re-entry of a previously deported alien into the United States. Lujan-Perez was arrested in Casper, Wyoming. He received time served plus 10 days to allow for deportation proceedings, and ordered to pay a $100.00 special assessment to be remitted at the time of deportation. This case was investigated by the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency.

DERRICK EARL ARGUE, 24, of Gillette, Wyoming was sentenced by Federal District Court Judge Scott W. Skavdahl on March 28, 2018 for transportation of child pornography. Argue was arrested in Gillette, Wyoming. He received one hundred twenty months of imprisonment, to be followed by one hundred twenty months of supervised release, and ordered to pay a $100.00 special assessment and a $5,000.00 Justice for Victims Trafficking Act special assessment. This case was investigated by the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation.

PEDRO JOSE ROSALES-TRUJILLO, 49, of Bachiniva, Chihuahua, Mexico was sentenced by Federal District Court Judge Alan B. Johnson on March 28, 2018 for illegal re-entry of a previously deported alien into the United States. Rosales-Trujillo was arrested in Cheyenne, Wyoming. He received thirty-seven months of imprisonment and ordered to pay a $100.00 special assessment. This case was investigated by the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency.

Topic(s): 
Firearms Offenses
Immigration
Project Safe Childhood
Updated March 30, 2018