Maryland Fugitive Apprehended

Patrolman Alexander Lanza stopped a 2000 Acura for failing to yield to an emergency vehicle near Grove Street. During the roadside investigation, the driver – Federico Veras Jr – failed to produce a driver’s license or any other form of identification. A record check revealed that Mr. Veras was a fugitive from Montgomery County, Maryland. Veras was arrested and processed at RPPD then remanded to the Union County Jail awaiting extradition to Maryland.