Man intercepted while attempting to depart Guam
HAGATNA, Guam—U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at Guam International Airport identified and arrested a wanted man wanted, Aug. 11.
Officers intercepted the 37-year-old male when he attempted to depart Guam for Honolulu, Hawaii.
Anthony Tenorio is the subject of an arrest warrant issued by the Superior Court of Guam on charges for Criminal Mischief, Attempted Theft and Criminal Trespass.
“One of CBP’s primary responsibilities is to protect our citizens from anything that could cause harm, including the capture of fleeing criminals,” said Brian J. Humphrey, director of Field Operations in San Francisco.
After positively identifying Tenorio, CBP officers quickly took the wanted man into custody and promptly turned him over to Guam airport police officers for further processing.
On a typical day in fiscal year 2014, CBP officers arrested 21 wanted criminals. Additional CBP statistics are available.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection is the unified border agency within the Department of Homeland Security charged with the management, control and protection of our nation's borders at and between the official ports of entry. CBP is charged with keeping terrorists and terrorist weapons out of the country while enforcing hundreds of U.S. laws.