An Omaha man received three years of federal probation for conspiring to commit marriage fraud for a sham marriage with a woman from Tajikistan.

Jeremiah Logan pleaded guilty to conspiracy and aiding and abetting marriage fraud.

Senior Judge Laurie Smith Camp sentenced him Monday in U.S. District Court in Omaha.

In February, she gave Farangis Gafarova five years of probation and sentenced Faisal Garba-Adenkunjo to the Bureau of Prisons for six months.

In court records unsealed in July, Assistant U.S. Attorney Lecia Wright said Garba-Adenkunjo, a lawful permanent resident, spoke with Logan sometime in 2014 about marrying Gafarova so she could get a green card and stay in the U.S. once her student visa expired.

Wright said Logan agreed to do it for $5,000 but ultimately was paid $2,800.

The two married on Jan. 10, 2015, at the Douglas County Courthouse.

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Lori Pilger is a public safety reporter.

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