Naco, Ariz. - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers recently apprehended a fugitive who was wanted by the U.S. Marshals for drug distribution.
On the morning of April 8, CBP officers were screening travelers at the port of entry in Naco when they encountered a 30-year-old-man identified as Jorge Campos, a U.S. citizen and resident of Tucson, Ariz. CBP Officers discovered that Campos was wanted on a warrant issued by the U.S. Marshals Service on a charge of possession with the intent to distribute marijuana.
CBP officers apprehended Campos and turned him over to the custody of the U.S. Marshals.
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.