ORLANDO, Fla. – An illegally present Jamaican national was sentenced Tuesday to three years and one month in federal prison for illegally reentering the United States, after being deported. Golding had pleaded guilty April 15, 2019. This case was investigated by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO).
According to court documents, after having pleading guilty to the above offense, Conrad Paul Golding, 49, of Orlando, was placed on house arrest and given a bond that was co-signed by family members. Golding’s sentencing hearing was scheduled for June 17, 2019, but he removed his electronic monitoring equipment and fled from law enforcement. A bench warrant was issued, and Golding was arrested in New Jersey January 31, 2020.
It was prosecuted by Special Assistant United States Attorney Brandon Bayliss, on assignment from the Office of Principal Legal Advisor, ICE.