Fugitive arrested at Hempstead home

A fugitive from justice was arrested in Hempstead Thursday morning, police say.



According to detectives, Jorge Alberto Correa-Berrios, of 220 Wellesley St., was placed into custody.



The 35-year-old had an open warrant in Virginia for abduction, burglary, strangulation and rape.



He will be extradited to Virginia for prosecution.


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