Man in license ring found guilty


LAS CRUCES (KRQE) – It’s a guilty verdict.

A federal jury convicted a Chinese national of running a ring that helped undocumented immigrants get New Mexico driver’s licenses.

The jury deliberated for three hours Tuesday in Las Cruces.

Prosecutors say Hai Gan of Texas bought four houses in New Mexico.

He charged people more than $3,000 each so they could list the addresses on their license applications. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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