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Sex offender, living in Danbury, sentenced for illegally entering U.S.

December 6, 2018

A 40-year-old citizen of Ecuador, recently living in Danbury, was sentenced to 18 months of imprisonment for illegally reentering the U.S.

John H. Durham, U.S. Attorney for the District of Connecticut, said Enrique Fajardo Marin Fajardo was convicted in December 2011 of illegal sexual contact with a minor and risk of injury.

He was sentenced to 18 years in jail, suspended after 10 years, with 20 years of probation. Fajardo also was required to register as a sex offender for a period of 10 years.

On Feb. 5, 2016, after he was released from state custody, Fajardo was deported from the U.S. to Ecuador.

On June 28, 2017, Farjardo was arrested in Worcester, Mass..

“The investigation revealed that Fajardo illegally reentered the U.S. and had been residing in Danbury since approximately December 2016. Fajardo also had failed to register as a sex offender in Connecticut,” Durham said in a release.

Fajardo has been detained since his arrest and is currently incarcerated in state custody for violating his parole.

On June 18, 2018, he pleaded guilty in federal court to illegally reentering the U.S.

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