Craig Shertzer, wanted by FBI for allegedly threatening family, caught by state trooper in Darien

A man wanted by the FBI for allegedly threatening his ex-wife and children was arrested today. State police arrested Craig Shertzer at the Exxon Mobil

State police arrested Craig Shertzer at the Exxon Mobil Station in Darien.

State police arrested Craig Shertzer at the Exxon Mobil Station in Darien. (6/14/13)

DARIEN - A man wanted by the FBI for allegedly threatening his ex-wife and children was arrested today.

State police arrested Craig Shertzer at the Exxon Mobil Station in Darien. They say he had been on the run for the past couple of days.

Police say troopers were notified yesterday afternoon that Shertzer was wanted by the FBI and was believed to be traveling up the East Coast.

A state trooper saw Shertzer on I-95 and pulled him over at the gas station.

Authorities in Florida will determine what charges Shertzer will face.

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