American Julio, secretly penetrated into Russia in search of “a better life”, was fined and prepared for deportation
29-year-old Julio Prieto was detained in mid-September in the Novosibirsk region, after he entered the territory of Russia from Kazakhstan to bypass the border post of the FSB. The man wanted to live in Russia and work in the village Charter to sell insurance in Colorado.
Karasukskiy district court of Novosibirsk region has sentenced an American citizen Julio adriana Prieto, penetrated into the territory of the Russian Federation from Kazakhstan to bypass Russian border post, to the penalty of seven thousand rubles and released him from custody in the courtroom, and also from payment of the fine, because before the trial he more than a month has been arrested.
In court, Prieto said that previously lived in Colorado, where he engaged in the sale of insurance. According to his lawyer, the man wanted to live in Russia and work in the village, reports RIA “Novosti”.
Now the immigration service decides on deportation Prieto, and before that an American will be under the control of the police, reports “Komsomolskaya Pravda – Novosibirsk”.
According to investigators, 14 Sep 2016 29-year-old Prieto arrived from Kazakhstan at the multilateral automobile checkpoint “Pavlivka” border Department of the FSB of Russia in Novosibirsk region, located in Karasuksky district in the South-West of the region.
“Prieto was denied crossing the border of the Russian Federation, because he lacked a permit (visa). However, a citizen of the United States to bypass the checkpoint, “Pavlivka” crossed the state border of the Russian Federation, but was detained by the border guard”, – reported in regional Prosecutor’s office.
Prieto interrogation after the arrest explained that he penetrated into Russia in search of a “better life” and wanted to find a job here. Apparently, neither one nor the other he found in Kazakhstan, where previously arrived from his native Colorado.
Karasukskiy district court concluded Prieto into custody. He was charged with part 1 of article 322 of the criminal code envisaging punishment by a fine in the amount up to 200 thousand roubles till two years of imprisonment. The American admitted his guilt. In this regard, the court considered his case in a special manner.