Mass. State Police Catch Two On Most Wanted List

BOSTON (AP) — Two men on the Massachusetts Most Wanted list of probation violators have been captured.

State police say 27-year-old Rubenson Cherilus was caught at a house in Boston’s Dorchester section at about 6 a.m. Thursday.

At about 11 a.m., Massachusetts and Rhode Island State Police arrested 56-year-old Michael Washington at a Providence, R.I., home.

Cherilus is being sought by three different courts on a variety of charges including possession of firearms and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, possession to distribute Class B drugs and indecent exposure.

His arraignment is scheduled for Thursday.

Authorities say Washington violated probation on a variety of charges including home invasion, kidnapping and armed assault. He is scheduled to be arraigned in Rhode Island as a fugitive from justice.

Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.


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