Canadian man arrested on Heart Island on a Nevada felony warrant

Canadian man arrested on Heart Island on a Nevada felony warrant
Wing Lee

ALEXANDRIA BAY, N.Y. (WWNY) - A Canadian man wanted in Nevada was arrested when he took a tour boat to Boldt Castle.

Customs and Border Patrol agents on Heart Island arrested the 58 year old Ontario man on June 22 after tried to enter the U.S. as a passenger on a commercial tour boat.

A database check showed the man was wanted on a felony warrant for allegedly passing a $32,000 check with insufficient funds in Las Vegas.

He was turned over to state police, who identify the man as Wing Lee of Markham, Ontario.

Lee was sent to Jefferson County jail to await extradition to Nevada.

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