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Southern NM residents jailed for fake marriage scheme

KOB.com Web Staff
April 27, 2018 10:32 PM

LAS CRUCES, N.M. – Two Las Cruces residents have been sentenced for trying to arrange fake marriages in order to achieve legal status for some immigrants.

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Yi Lee, 44, will spend six months in prison and another six months on house arrest for the scheme. Meanwhile, 31-year-old Santiago Aveles was sentenced to three years on probation.

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