Defendant allegedly escaped from prison in Puerto Rico in 1994 while serving a 40-year sentence for second degree murder
BOSTON – A Worcester man pleaded guilty today in federal court in Worcester to Social Security fraud and aggravated identity theft.
Jose Lopez Rosado, 51, pleaded guilty to one count of false representation of a Social Security number and one count of aggravated identity theft. U.S. District Court Judge Timothy S. Hillman scheduled sentencing for Oct. 31, 2019. Lopez Rosado was arrested and charged in a July 2018 federal law enforcement sweep of 25 individuals accused of document and benefit fraud.