Fugitive wanted in Fla. caught in Del.

February 8, 2009 12:36:45 PM PST
Delaware State Police say a fugitive being sought by authorities in Florida was captured near Seaford after he was pulled over for speeding. State police say 39-year-old Robert M. Skinner Jr., who is originally from Harrington, was driving a green Chevy Malibu when he was stopped by a trooper on Coverdale Road near Old Furnace Road. The trooper checked his license and found that he was wanted by the St. Augustine Sheriffs Office in Florida for several burglaries.

State police say Skinner is being held without bail pending extradition to Florida.


Information from: The (Wilmington, Del.) News Journal, http://www.delawareonline.com

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