CLT Customs and Border Protection arrests 2 fugitives

- Two fugitives were arrested at Charlotte Douglas International Airport on Thursday.

Ryan Pett, 38 was charged with felony narcotics possession charges out of Anoka County, Minnesota. He was returning from St. Thomas, U.S. Virign Islands.

Trevor Brown, 57, was charged with intimidation of witnesses or victims (including stalking) charges out of Pennsylvania. He was returning back from Montego Bay, Jamaica.

“While our primary mission is anti-terrorism, our Customs and Border Protection officers are also committed to working with state and local law enforcement agencies in an effort to apprehend wanted fugitives,” said Patti Fitzpatrick U.S. Customs and Border Protection Area Port Director in Charlotte. “These arrests demonstrate vigilance and dedication exercised every day by CBP officers to secure our homeland and safeguard our citizens.”

U.S. Customs and Border Protection says both men were turned over to CMPD for extradition. 

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