BOSTON – Wilkin Pena Soto, 31, was indicted today in federal court in Boston on one count of passport fraud and one count of aggravated identity theft.
According to court documents, Pena Soto applied for a passport at an Attleboro Post Office in August 2017, purporting to be a U.S. citizen. On the application, he represented that the name, Social Security number, and date of birth of a Puerto Rican man were his. He supported the application with a birth certificate and Massachusetts driver’s license in the U.S. citizen’s name. It is further alleged that Pena Soto committed aggravated identity theft in connection with the passport application.