The Latest: Cuomo speaks with spouse of kept pizza man
Associated Press Associated Press Fri, Jun 8 1:53 AM GMT+5
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NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on an Ecuadorean settler who was kept while conveying a pizza (all times neighborhood):
Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he spoke on the telephone with the spouse of an Ecuadorean outsider who was kept when he went to a New York army installation to convey pizza.
Cuomo expressed his “profound frustration” to Sandra Chica with what he called the central government’s assault on New York’s worker families. He says he also disclosed to her that a legal counselor the state has given has just communicated Pablo Villavicencio, who is held at a government detainment office in New Jersey.
An Army spokeswoman says visitors to Fort Hamilton who don’t have a military distinguishing proof card are required get a pass that requires a background check. The mind Villavicencio showed there was a dynamic migration warrant on record, and soon thereafter he was confined.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo has denounced the detainment of an Ecuadorean who went to a New York army installation to convey pizza.
Cuomo called Pablo Villavicencio a “dedicated man” and said separating him from his family doesn’t make America safer. Cuomo, a Democrat, offered Villacencio and his family free legitimate representation and services through the Liberty Defense Project, a state-drove push to assist immigrants.
Villavicencio’s better half says he took pizza to Fort Hamilton last week and was asked by a guard to show a state driver’s license but didn’t so the guard called migration officials. An ICE spokeswoman says in March 2010 Villavicencio was conceded voluntary departure by a movement judge but neglected to leave by a due date as requested.
An Ecuadorean pizza shop laborer influencing a conveyance to an Army to garrison in Brooklyn wound up being kept after a background check uncovered he was needed for migration law violations.
Presently, Pablo Villavicencio is in Immigration and Customs Enforcement custody pending expulsion from the country.
Villavicencio’s significant other, Sandra Chica, said her husband was a dedicated father and his treatment was “inhuman.”
An Army spokeswoman says visitors to Fort Hamilton who don’t have a military distinguishing proof card are required get a pass that requires a background check.
The beware of Villavicencio showed there was a dynamic ICE warrant on document, and soon thereafter he was kept.
Government officials say Villavicencio had been requested to leave the country by a movement judge but neglected to withdraw.