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Man Pleads Guilty to Transporting Illegal Alien

Courtney Matthias pleaded guilty to transporting an illegal alien in her vehicle, U.S. Attorney Gretchen Shappert said in a news release issued Monday.

According to court documents filed in the case, on Oct. 1, 2019, Matthias transported an illegal alien in her vehicle to the ferry terminal on St. John. In addition, Matthias purchased a ferry ticket for the alien and traveled to St. Thomas with the alien.

This case is being investigated by Homeland Security Investigations, and is being prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Adam Sleeper.

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Courtney Matthias pleaded guilty to transporting an illegal alien in her vehicle, U.S. Attorney Gretchen Shappert said in a news release issued Monday. According to court documents filed in the case, on Oct. 1, 2019, Matthias transported an illegal alien in her vehicle to the ferry terminal on St. John. In addition, Matthias purchased a ferry ticket for the alien and traveled to St. Thomas with the alien. This case is being investigated by Homeland Security Investigations, and is being prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Adam Sleeper.