CBP Officers Arrest Canadian at Noonan
Noonan, N.D. - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Noonan port of entry arrested an individual from Frobisher, Saskatchewan on Friday.
Shauna Mcknight, 19, a Canadian citizen, arrived at the port around 2 p.m. CBP officers conducted routine queries in the National Criminal Information Center which indicated that Mcknight was wanted for failure to appear, for an impaired driving charge in Estevan, Saskatchewan.
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police were contacted and verified that the warrant was still active. Mcknight was refused entry into the United States and escorted back to Canada Border Services where she was turned over to the RCMP and taken to Estevan, Saskatchewan.
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.