ST. THOMAS — A man wanted on criminal charges in Texas was taken into custody at King Airport on Wednesday, according to V.I. Police.

Stuart Nicholas Lopez, 30, of Texas, was arrested and charged with being a fugitive from justice, after the Criminal Investigation Bureau determined that he is wanted in his home state for theft of property worth between $30,000 and $150,000, a Class III felony, according to police. Bail was set at $30,000.

— Contact Suzanne Carlson at 340-714-9122 or email