An autopsy has been ordered in the case of a Customs and Border Protection Officer who died on the job in Cameron County.

According to CBP, 71-year-old Darrell Jean Windhaus collapsed and was unresponsive while attempting to board one of the vessels at the Brownsville seaport yesterday morning, he was declared dead at the scene.

A cause of death is pending autopsy results. Windhaus spent more than 40 years serving the federal government.
He is survived by his daughter, a sister, and brother.