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Maryland fugitive nabbed in Northampton County

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Feb 02 2013 06:33:08 AM CST
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HANOVER TWP., Pa. -

A 30-year-old Maryland fugitive was arrested Friday night in Hanover Township, Northampton County, said Colonial Regional Police.

Moises "Alejendro" Herrera-Zuniga was arrested shortly after 8:30 p.m. following a motor vehicle stop on Bath Pike for a suspended Pennsylvania registration.

During the stop, police identified the driver as Herrera-Zuniga, who has an active warrant out of South Annapolis, Maryland on charges of theft, motor vehicle unlawful taking, and rogue and vagabond, police said.

Herrera-Zuniga, a current Easton resident, was taken into custody without incident and arraigned on a fugitive from justice criminal complaint.

He was committed to Northampton County Prison on $30,000 straight bail pending extradition to Maryland.