Joseph P. Russoniello, United States Attorney
Northern District of California
Yan Ru Chu was sentenced yesterday to 24 months imprisonment, and three years probation, announced United States Attorney Joseph P. Russoniello and Diplomatic Security Service Special Agent In-Charge Patrick Durkin.Chu pleaded guilty on December 18, 2008, to one count of entry visa fraud, one count of alien smuggling, and one count of failing to appear for court, before the Honorable Jeffrey S. White. She was indicted by a federal grand jury on January 13, 2005.
U.S. Attorney's Office