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Event Type Human Smuggling  Date Time 2020-08-20 08:44:00 
Country US  City San Diego, CA 
Latitude 32.716  Longitude -117.161 
URL https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/suspected-international-alien-smuggler-extradited-us-romania     
[ice.gov] CALIFORNIA - Suspected International Alien Smuggler Extradited To The US From Romania

"Luigi Cristinel Popescu of Cernatesti, a Romanian national, was extradited to the United States over the weekend and made his first appearance in federal court Aug. 17 to face charges that he is the leader of an international alien smuggling network responsible for smuggling thousands of Romanians into the United States. Calexico special agents for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) worked closely with HSI attaché offices in Mexico, Guatemala, Spain, Austria and with foreign law enforcement agencies in a concerted effort to disrupt and dismantle the Popescu alien smuggling organization."

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