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Suspect pleads guilty to 2009 wreck, faces deportation

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Francisco-Virbes pleaded guilty to driving drunk and causing a 2009 crash in Albertville. Francisco-Virbes pleaded guilty to driving drunk and causing a 2009 crash in Albertville.
MARSHALL COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

An illegal alien is expected to be deportedback to Mexico after pleading guilty in Marshall County to charges he caused aserious wreck and injury while driving intoxicated.

Juan Arturo Francisco-Virbes pleaded guiltythis week to first-degree assault.

The charge stems from a crash he had whiledriving on Turnpike Road in Albertville in October 2009. Prosecutors said hefled after his arrest, but was picked up a year ago.

Francisco-Virbes was sentenced to timeserved.

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