Colombian Man Sentenced For Escaping From Federal Custody
Lubbock, Texas
   
 
More Today's News:
ߦ   IN MEMORIAM: Sergeant Royce Eugene McQuaig II
ߦ   Childs Body Found on Galveston Beach, No Identity
ߦ   Arrest Made in Murder Case from San Luis Resort
ߦ   THE ELEVEN - Television series continues about the murders linked to Edward Harold Bell
ߦ   Coast Guard responds to barge fire offshore of Port Aransas
ߦ   Fake COP Pulled Over Real Off-Duty Police Officer On Texas Road
ߦ   Former HPD officer indicted for shooting neighbor in 2016
ߦ   Officer shoots suspect after woman fatally stabbed in north Houston apartment
ߦ   Alabama executes Montgomery cop-killer Torrey Twane McNabb
ߦ   Coast Guard interdicts lancha crew illegally fishing in U.S.
ߦ   Constable Deputies Jail Man For Evading Arrest
ߦ   Constables arrest DWI suspect who crashed into a residence
ߦ   Constables arrest two local suspects for conducting fraudulent vehicle inspections
ߦ   Corpus Christi Man Heads to Prison for Possession of Child Pornography
ߦ   Crimes, Criminals and The Cops Who Chase Them
ߦ   Houston Woman Sentenced to Federal Prison for IH-10 Drug Trafficking
ߦ   Hurricane Harvey Ravaged Eastern District of Texas Establishes Disaster Fraud Task Force to Combat Fraud and Abuse
ߦ   Jim Schweitzer seeking Re-Election for Justice of the Peace Precinct 2
ߦ   Longview Man Found Guilty of Student Financial Aid Fraud During Federal Trial
ߦ   Paris Police Dept - Daily Arrests/Activity Summary
ߦ   Taylor PD awarded state grant to begin a Victim Services Program
ߦ   Texas man finds his puppy hanged in tree, police investigate
ߦ   Texas Sheriff Calls Out CPS After Foster Dad who Took in 180 Girls is Accused of Sex Abuse
ߦ   Two Jailed In Texas City Drug Raid
ߦ   Hero Down: Buffalo Police Officer Craig Lehner's Body Recovered
ߦ   Australians are buying guns on the dark web, report reveals
ߦ   Common Internet of Things Devices May Expose Consumers to Cyber Exploitation
ߦ   Constable Deputies Arrest Cell Phone Store Robbers
ߦ   Convicted Fugitive Gets Significant Sentence After Re-capture
ߦ   District Attorney Unveils Community Actions Plans
ߦ   FBI nabs 2 women suspected of bank heist try dressed as nuns
ߦ   Forney Man Sentenced to 151 Months in Federal Prison for Drug Offense
ߦ   Fort Worth Man Admits to Child Sex Trafficking
ߦ   Fourth Texas Man Pleads Guilty to Hate Crime for Assault Based on Victim’s Sexual Orientation
ߦ   Fugitive Lawyer and Accomplice Indicted for Escape

   Next >>
 
Search Archives:

 

LUBBOCK, Texas — Juan Carlos Marin-Cardona, 47, a citizen and national of Colombia, was sentenced today by Senior U.S. District Judge Sam R. Cummings to 30 months in federal prison, which he will serve consecutively to the 70-month prison sentence imposed in 1993, for escaping from federal custody.  The announcement was made today by U.S Attorney John Parker of the Northern District of Texas.

Through a diligent investigation by the United States Marshals Service (USMS), deputies located Marin-Cardona living in a foreign county under the name Alexander Rey Marin Cardona.  In March 2017, USMS deputies were ultimately able to apprehend Marin-Cardona in Houston, Texas, at the airport.  He has been in custody since his arrest.

            According to plea documents filed in the case, on January 22, 1993, the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida sentenced Juan Carlos Marin-Cardona to 70 months imprisonment for the felony offenses of importation of cocaine and possession with intent to distribute cocaine.  Marin-Cardona was later transferred to federal custody at the Eden Detention Center in Eden, Texas.

 

            On November 3, 1994, an Eden maintenance officer went to retrieve Marin-Cardona from the front of the institution but Marin-Cardona wasn’t there.  The Eden Detention Center initiated a lockdown and emergency headcount.  It was confirmed that Marin-Cardona was not in the Eden Detention Center and had left federal custody without permission.  Marin-Cardona was placed on escape status.

 

The United States Marshal Service and the U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) investigated the case.  Assistant U.S. Attorney Jeffrey Haag prosecuted
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
  Facebook   Share link on Twitter Tweet  
© 1999-2017 The Police News. All rights reserved.