Drunk man arrested in Lancaster is fugitive from New York

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Israel Rivera

EPHRATA, Pa. – A Lancaster man arrested on a public drunkenness charge over the weekend is found to be a fugitive from New York.

Police arrested Israel E. Rivera, 33, at about 7:42 p.m. on Saturday, April 16, following a disturbance in the 400 block of East Main Street in Ephrata Borough.

A check of outstanding warrants revealed that Rivera had a 2014 warrant out of New York state for violating parole.

Rivera was taken to Lancaster County Prison to await an extradition hearing for his return to New York.

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