Members of ICE- The Immigration Customs Enforcement agency arrived this morning to take a well known member of the Nevada County news community into custody for being in the United States illegally. YubaNet co-founder Pacale Fusshoeller, arrested earlier this week for providing false identification information to the CHP following a minor traffic violation and later discovered to be in the United States on an expired VISA, was picked up at the Wayne Brown Correctional Facility by ICE agents early Friday.
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Nevada County Undersheriff Joe Salivar says that ICE typically takes immigration subjects to Sacramento to be processed, however ICE did not share the location to which Fusshoeller has been transferred. An ICE spokesperson has confirmed that Pascale is in custody in Sacramento and will be transferred to Sacramento County Jail this afternoon which is an ICE Detention Center.