SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO—U.S. Customs and Border Protection arrested yesterday a female with an outstanding arrest warrant for charges for conspiracy to commit dealing in stolen property in Orlando Florida.
Alma Delia Caraballo, 44, a citizen of the United States, with dwellings in Juncos, Puerto Rico, was arrested by CBP after arrival at the Pan American Dock on board the Carnival Cruise ship "Carnival Victory."
The inspecting CBP Officer referred Ms. Caraballo to secondary inspection where databases confirmed an outstanding warrant by Orange County, Florida for conspiracy to commit dealing in stolen property charges.
The custody of Ms.Caraballo was transferred to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) for extradition proceedings.
"Customs and Border Protection is an agency committed to securing our borders while at the same time cooperating with other law enforcement agencies in the enforcement of US laws. CBP officers are always vigilant to detect individuals that have broken our laws and attempt to defeat our justice system." stated Marcelino Borges, Director of Field Operations for Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands.
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.