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Waterloo Restaurant Under Investigation

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Two people in Waterloo are facing a conspiracy charge to transport illegal immigrants.

30-year-old Yu Jiang and 28-year-old Christy Wen Zu are the owners of Hibachi Sushi Buffet in Waterloo.

Authorities say they knowingly employed foreign nationals at the restaurant and gave them housing.

Jiang and Zu's first appearance in court is set for August 27th in Cedar Rapids.

They each face up to 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine.

 

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