Family of Cumberland Co. murder victim warned her about husband – Tonight after MLB All-Star Game

York County Megan’s Law violator arrested in Florida

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Jose Ruiz-Hernandez

YORK, Pa. –  On April 6, York City Police obtained an arrest warrant for Jose Ruiz-Hernandez charging him with failure to register with the Pennsylvania State Police, a violation of the Megan’s Law.  Attempts to arrest Ruiz-Hernandez in York County were unsuccessful and the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) Fugitive Task Force was requested for assistance in apprehension.

Information was developed that Ruiz-Hernandez may have traveled from Pennsylvania to Florida.  A collateral lead was sent to the U.S. Marshals Service in the Middle District of Florida.  Ruiz-Hernandez was arrested today by U.S. Marshals in the 7000 block of North Church Avenue in Mulberry, Florida.

Ruiz-Hernandez was turned over to local authorities and awaits extradition to Pennsylvania.