Michigan Restaurant Owners Sentenced for Harboring Illegal Aliens
Thursday, February 12, 2009, 11:21 AM
Guan and Hoa Le Chen were both sentenced on Wednesday for harboring illegal aliens in their home near Ann Arbor, Mich. The couple owns a Chinese restaurant and were charged with providing work, transportation and a place to live for illegal aliens.
Guan Chen received seven months in prison, seven months in a community corrections facility and another 23 months of supervised release. Hoa Le Chen was released with time served but will also be under supervised release for the next two years.
Officials said the couple harbored three Mexican nationals who were later deported.