SAINT CROIX, US Virgin Islands – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) – Office of Field Operations in the US Virgin Islands identified a man with an outstanding warrant for a sex related offense from Volusia County, Florida.
Randolph Voth, 64, a citizen of the United States was identified after he presented himself for CBP inspection at the Henry E. Rohlsen Airport in St. Croix, before boarding a flight bound to San Juan, PR with final destination to Orlando, Florida. Law enforcement databases alerted to the outstanding warrant for his arrest.
“As the nation’s border security agency, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers have the responsibility of identifying fugitives at our ports of entry and returning them to face justice for crimes they may have committed,” stated St. Croix Port Director, Vinroy Douglas. “CBP officers in the US Virgin Islands are always vigilant in protecting our nation’s border and enforcing U.S. laws at the border”.
CBP officers in St. Croix coordinated with CBP in Orlando to meet the subject upon arrival and transfer his custody to local authorities, which executed the warrant.
CBP officers detect many individuals wanted by authorities in the continental U.S., upon their arrival to the USVI, or upon their return to the mainland from the USVI.
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.