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CBP Officers Arrest Male Wanted for Multiple Felony Charges in Florida

Release Date: 
August 7, 2013

CHAMPLAIN, N.Y.—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the arrest of a U.S. citizen wanted on multiple felony charges.

On August 5, CBP officers working at the Champlain port of entry encountered 45-year-old Woolley Fremont, a citizen of the United States, and resident of Land O Lakes, Fla.

Fremont arrived at the Champlain port of entry returning from a trip to Canada. Officers on primary were alerted to an active warrant for Fremont and he was immediately escorted to the secondary area for warrant confirmation.

Fremont was found to be wanted by the U.S. Marshals for conspiracy to commit wire fraud, conspiracy to commit identity fraud, conspiracy to defraud the government with respect to claims, wire fraud and aggravated identity theft.

CBP officers verified the warrant and confirmed extradition to Florida. Fremont was arrested by CBP and turned over to the custody of the Homeland Security Investigators pending extradition.

Last modified: 
February 9, 2017