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BOSTON – A Dominican national previously residing in Dorchester was sentenced today in connection with using the identity of a U.S. citizen.

Wandil Mejia Jimenez, 31, was sentenced during a videoconference hearing before U.S. District Court Judge Denise J. Casper to time served (approximately 12 months). Mejia Jimenez now faces deportation proceedings. In January 2020, Mejia Jimenez pleaded guilty to one count of false representation of a Social Security number. He was arrested in June 2019 and has been detained since that time.

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