On Wednesday, October 28, at about 2:00 p.m. Wareham Police Detectives, along with a trooper assigned to the Massachusetts State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section went to a home on Fearing Street to arrest a wanted individual. Entering the home, the subject was located hiding in a dirt crawl space, and was placed in custody without incident.
Detectives had developed information that Ricardo Vaughn (29), of 45 Fearing Street had an active warrant from the state of Georgia for robbery. In addition, he also had a warrant from Brockton District Court. During his arrest, detectives located suspected Fentanyl in his front pocket.
Mr. Vaughn is charged with being a fugitive from justice, and possession of a Class “A” substance. He was held at Wareham Police Headquarters pending arraignment on Thursday at Wareham District Court.