TUCSON, Ariz. — A Tucson woman wanted in connection with a recent Hit and Run accident in Tucson was apprehended Sunday by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers assigned to the Port of Douglas.
Officers referred Charlene Marie Lloyd, 21, for additional questioning when she attempted to enter the United States through a pedestrian lane at the Douglas Port. During a routine records check, officers learned she was wanted by Tucson Police in connection with a car vs. pedestrian accident on May 29th that claimed the life of Patricia Berkinson, 69, of Tucson.
CBP officers turned Lloyd over to the Douglas Police Department for extradition to Tucson.
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.