Woman Pleads Guilty To Providing 3500 Licenses and ID Cards To Illegals

Posted on May 8, 2012


Missouri (The Gaslamp Post) – A woman who was a co-conspirator in a scheme which provided illegal aliens with fraudulent documents and driver’s licenses pleaded guilty in federal court, Monday.  According to KMBC-TV, 23-year-old, Christina Michelle Gonzales pleaded guilty to her part in a scheme which earned her and her fellow co conspirators over $5,000,000.

Prosecutors say that literally thousands of illegal aliens came to her from around the country seeking fake documents, which they used to obtain driver’s licenses and state ID cards.  She is said to have collected between $1500 and $1600 per document.

According to the United States attorney’s office, Gonzales admitted to assisting illegal aliens obtain social security cards and other documents.  She then would take them to the DMV, where she posed as their translator.  Investigators estimate that over 3500 licenses and ID cards were issued.

She pleaded guilty to conspiracy to transport illegal aliens, unlawfully producing ID documents, unlawful transfer of another person’s identification and Social  Security fraud.

She faces a $250,000 fine and up to 5 years in prison.

(h/t:  KMBC-TV, KansasCity.com)