Man living in the country illegally faces prison for gun charges - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi

Man living in the country illegally faces prison for gun charges

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BAY ST. LOUIS, MS (WLOX) -

An undocumented man living in Bay St. Louis is facing prison and a hefty fine after pleading guilty on July 26.

Rodrigo Hernandez-Garcia, 32, will be sentenced on Oct. 24, for possession of a firearm by a person living in the country illegally. 

In addition to deportation as a convicted felon, Hernandez-Garcia also faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine. 

The case was investigated by Homeland Security Investigations, and prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Annette Williams. 

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