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Smuggler sentenced to 15 months in prison

Smuggler sentenced to 15 months in prison

CREATED Dec. 5, 2012

 Web Producer: Ina Ronquillo

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - A man who was apprehended in September for human smuggling and harboring is now sentenced to 15 months in prison.

According to a news release, Casa Grande Station Border Patrol detained Timoteo Reyes-Ambroisio, 52, for hiding illegal aliens in a residence in Eloy, Ariz.  

The man from Oaxaca, Mexico is banned from any U.S. legalization process and will be formally removed from the United States after his confinement.

To anonymously report suspicious activity to Border Patrol toll free, call 1-877-872-7435.