SOUTH BEND — An Elkhart man received a nine-year sentence after admitting to federal charges of mail fraud and identity theft.

Lafiamma Orona, 33, was sentenced to 108 months of prison followed by two years of supervised release after pleading guilty to possession of stolen mail, mail fraud, aggravated identity theft and being a felon in possession of a firearm. Investigators found that he had stolen items and checks valued at more than $226,000, had taken mail from approximately 46 victims and possessed the personal information of more than 250 people, according to Acting U.S. Attorney Gary Bell, who announced the sentencing Monday.

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Revolution 1776

The human trafficking trade is alive and well ( fake ids ) under the biden administration

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