Jerry Carter, a 41-year-old resident of Lawrence, New Jersey, was arrested Friday at the Cyril E. King Airport on a Connecticut warrant charging him with violating his probation.
According to the V.I. Police Department, at about 7:45 p.m. Dec. 4 officers from the U.S. Customs & Border Patrol notified VIPD Criminal Investigation Bureau detectives of a fugitive from justice suspect, identified as Carter, had been detained at the Cyril E. King Airport on an active warrant from the state of Connecticut for violating his probation.
According to the warrant, Carter failed to pay court-ordered restitution for a larceny in which he had been convicted.
Carter posted 10 percent of his $25,000 bail and he was released pending his advice of rights hearing.