Please E-mail suggested additions, comments and/or corrections to Kent@MoreLaw.Com.

Help support the publication of case reports on MoreLaw

Date: 06-20-2024

Case Style:

United States of America v. Carlos Fernandez-Barritos also known as “Ricardo Fernandez,”

Case Number: 3:23-cr-00210

Judge: Vernon D. Oliver

Court: The United States District Court for the District of Connecticut (New Haven County)

Plaintiff's Attorney: The United States Attorney’s Office in New Haven

Defendant's Attorney:

Click Here For The Best New Haven, Connecticut Criminal Defense Lawyer Directory


New Haven, Connecticut criminal defense lawyer represented the Defendant charged with Illegally Reentry

Mexican National Who Illegally Reentered U.S. is Sentenced

Vanessa Roberts Avery, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that CARLOS FERNANDEZ-BARRITOS, also known as “Ricardo Fernandez,” 30, a citizen of Mexico formerly residing in East Hartford, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Vernon D. Oliver in Hartford to 16 months of imprisonment for illegally reentering the U.S. after being deported.

On December 11, 2014, Carlos Fernandez-Barritos, also known as "Richard Fernandez, age 30, a citizen of Mexico, was arrested by Hartford Police for disorderly conduct, threatening, assault in the third degree, reckless endangerment in the first degree, and interfering with police. He was released on a $20,000 bond shortly thereafter. On March 15, 2023, the East Hartford Police Department responded to a report that Fernandez had stabbed his domestic partner. Fernandez fled before police arrived.

Fernandez has been detained since August 15, 2023, when he was arrested on federal criminal complaint charging him with illegally reentering the U.S. He pleaded guilty to the offense on May 3, 2024.

This matter was investigated by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The case was prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Stephanie T. Levick


Defendant was found guilty and sentenced to 16 months of imprisonment

Plaintiff's Experts:

Defendant's Experts:


Find a Lawyer


Find a Case