Funds is delayed, and so is Anna Sorokin‘s deportation.
The con artist who faked being a German heiress and impressed the Netflix present Inventing Anna continues to be being held by US Immigration and Customs Enforcement, an ICE spokesperson stated in a press release to E! Information.
“In November 2021, the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) granted Sorokin’s emergency keep request,” the spokesperson stated on March 25. “Sorokin was granted a further keep of elimination by the 2nd Circuit Courtroom on March 21. She stays in ICE custody pending elimination.”
Anna, 31, was initially taken into ICE custody in March 2021, in keeping with the spokesperson. She was beforehand convicted of first-degree tried grand larceny, second-degree grand larceny, third-degree grand larceny, and theft of companies in 2019. She was additionally fined $24,000 and nonetheless owes $198,956.19 in restitution, E! Information reported in February 2021.
The phony heiress was sentenced to 4 to 12 years in jail, however was launched on parole in February 2021, in keeping with Division of Corrections data.