Miami Fugitive Caught in Pennsylvania: U.S. Marshals

Man wanted in connection with April murder caught

Friday, Dec 14, 2012  |  Updated 7:32 AM EDT
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A man who is wanted in connection with a murder in Florida is behind bars in northeastern Pennsylvania.

U.S. Marshal Martin Pane said Thursday that 20-year old Lorenzo Vazquez was arrested Thursday in Stroudsburg.

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Vazquez was being sought since April stemming from what authorities allege was his involvement in a killing on April 3 in Miami. He is facing second-degree murder charges.

Authorities say Vazquez was taken into custody without incident.

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He was turned over to the Stroud Area Police Department for processing and will be charged as a fugitive from justice. He is awaiting court proceedings concerning his extradition to Florida.

It couldn't immediately be determined if he had an attorney.

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