The jury returned its verdict against Proano, of Chicago, after a week-long trial in the courtroom of U.S. District Judge Gary Feinerman.
The conviction was announced by Joel R. Levin, Acting United States Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois; and Michael J. Anderson, Special Agent-in-Charge of the Chicago Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Each count of the indictment is punishable by up to ten years in prison. Judge Feinerman scheduled a sentencing hearing for Nov. 20, 2017, at 2:00 p.m.
The government is represented by Assistant U.S. Attorneys Georgia Alexakis and Erika Csicsila.