- Created on Saturday, 02 February 2013 19:51
- Written by IVN
El Centro, California - El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents’ recent arrests have led to the successful conviction and sentencing of 17 illegal aliens with prior convictions for other crime(s), and four individuals for alien smuggling.
The apprehensions took place earlier this year near the border cities of Calexico, El Centro, and Indio. The illegal aliens, many of whom have extensive criminal histories, were presented for prosecution on federal criminal charges.
The following individuals, all Mexican nationals, have been successfully convicted and sentenced for illegal re-entry into the United States after being previously removed.
|VACA-Ortega, Jose||Sentenced 57 months in federal prison||MONZON-Ortiz, Julio Francisco||Sentenced 12 months in federal prison||MUNDACA-Gomez, Jose Adrian||Sentenced 24 months in federal prison||ROCHA-Aceves, Jose De Jesus||Sentenced 6 months in federal prison||MARTIN-Villrgas, Ricardo Juan||Sentenced 37 months in federal prison||SANDAVOL-Montes, Jose Arturo||Sentenced 46 months in federal prison||PEREZ-Chavez, Eusebio||Sentenced 24 months in federal prison||AVILES-Oliver, Enrique||Sentenced 37 months in federal prison||PEREZ-Salazar, Abel||Sentenced 21 months in federal prison||CHINCHILLA, Boris Obed||Sentenced 24 months in federal prison||HIGUERA-Avila, Salvador||Sentenced 12 months 1 day in federal prison||CALITO-Chitay, Juan Antonio||Sentenced 33 months in federal prison||RODRIGUEZ-Aguiar, Jorge Antonio||Sentenced 18 months in federal prison||PABLO-Lopez, Ramiro||Sentenced 51 months in federal prison||GAVILANES-Ocaranza, Rodolfo||Sentenced 46 months in federal prison||REYES-Mendoza, Gabriel Guadalupe||Sentenced 60 months in federal prison||REYES-Mendoza, Gabriel Guadalupe||Sentenced 60 months in federal prison|
The following four individuals have been successfully convicted and sentenced for alien smuggling.
|MUNDACA-Gomez, Jose Adrian||Sentenced 24 months in federal prison||TORRES-Gamboa, Magdaleno||Sentenced 15 months in federal prison||RODRIGUEZ-Aguilar, Jorge Antonio||Sentenced 18 months in federal prison||DIAZ-Barreras, Reyes Horacio||Sentenced 12 months 1 day in federal prison|
The illegal aliens will be deported to their country of origin after serving their prison sentences.
The El Centro Sector’s Community Awareness Campaign is a simple and effective program to raise public awareness on the indicators of crime and other threats. We encourage public and private sector employees to remain vigilant and play a key role in keeping our country safe. Please report any suspicious activity to the Border Community Threat Hotline at (800) 901-2003.