The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

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February 5, 2013

Va. fugitive arrested, awaiting extradition

The Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Office arrested a fugitive from Virginia Sunday, Greenbrier County Chief Deputy Bruce Sloan confirmed.

Cpl. Will Nester acted on a tip and arrested Jonas Ahmad-Rashad Lawrence, 30, where he was staying in Greenbrier County, said Sloan.

Lawrence is wanted for nighttime breaking and entering with intent of assault and battery in Virginia.

He is currently being held in Southern Regional Jail awaiting extradition, said police.

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