Mexican National Guilty of Transporting Illegal Aliens
Beaumont, Texas
   
 
More Today's News:
ߦ   Phipps Deacon Purnell argues disclosure of solicitation of Bastrop County for opioid litigation would expose trade secrets
ߦ   South Texan Lands in Prison After Trying to Smuggle Cocaine Through Checkpoint
ߦ   Texas AG says Prude Pharma bankruptcy filing expected, states to get billions to address opioid epidemic
ߦ   IN MEMORIAM - Marvin D. Seber
ߦ   36th Annual National Night Out Festivities
ߦ   Coast Guard rescues man from plane crash in Gulf of Mexico
ߦ   Coast Guard to hold memorial ceremony honoring aircrew of CG2123 in Corpus Christi
ߦ   Fallen Trooper Moises Sanchez Honored by Nonprofit Point 27
ߦ   Free Pet Adoption Event - Sept 19
ߦ   North Texas Man Sentenced to 20 Years for Conspiring to Provide Material Support to a Foreign Terrorist Organization
ߦ   Painter who ran over ex-girlfriend four times gets 20 years
ߦ   Santa Fe student caught with WWII grenade at school
ߦ   Swimmer Who Died in Lake Travis Identified
ߦ   Undocumented Alien Ordered to Prison for Assaulting Federal Officer
ߦ   Young Serial Bank Robber Sent to Prison
ߦ   Central Texas sees a spike in critically injured first responders this year
ߦ   Final Greenpeace protester arrested after rappelling from Fred Hartman Bridge
ߦ   First responders honored with ‘Star of Texas’ recognition at state Capitol
ߦ   Houston officer shot and suspect killed in night of violence
ߦ   Local Man Convicted of Possessing Kush

 
Search Archives:

BEAUMONT, Texas – A 25-year-old Mexican national illegally in the United States, has pleaded guilty to immigration violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney Joseph D. Brown today.

            Joel Sanchez-Guzman pleaded guilty to transporting illegal aliens and illegally reentering the United States after having been deported.  The plea was entered today before U.S. Magistrate Judge Keith Giblin.               

            According to information presented in court, on Feb. 16, 2019, law enforcement officers discovered Sanchez-Guzman transporting eight individuals he knew to be illegally in the United States.  Further investigation revealed Sanchez-Guzman had been paid to transport the illegal aliens through Texas to the northeastern United States.  They also determined that Sanchez-Guzman had transported illegal aliens in this manner on prior occasions.

Under the federal statute, Sanchez-Guzman faces up to 10 years in federal prison at sentencing.  The maximum statutory sentence prescribed by Congress is provided here for information purposes, as the sentencing will be determined by the court based on the advisory sentencing guidelines and other statutory factors.  A sentencing hearing will be scheduled after the completion of a presentence investigation by the U.S. Probation Office

            This case was investigated by Homeland Security Investigations/Immigration and Customs Enforcement HSI/ICE, the Nacogdoches Police Department and the Lufkin Police Department and prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Randall L. Fluke.

Post a comment
Name/Nickname:
(required)
Email Address: (must be a valid address)
(will not be published or shared)
Comments: (plain text only)
Printer Friendly Format  Printer Friendly Format    Send to a Friend  Send to a Friend    RSS Feed  RSS Feed
© 1999-2019 The Police News. All rights reserved.