The following is the actual YPD press statement:
YPD ANTI-CRIME AND DETECTIVES ARREST VIRGINIA MAN FOR RAPE OF A CHILD
On Tuesday, March 27, 2018, Yarmouth Police Department Proactive Anti-Crime Unit Officers Nick Ambrosini and Sean Geary were informed by Yarmouth Police Department Sex Crimes Detective Michael Zontini of an active felony arrest warrant out of Virginia Beach, Virginia for Joseph L. Rhodes.
At approximately 1:30PM, Anti-Crime Unit Officers Ambrosini and Geary located Rhodes at his residence at 564 West Yarmouth Road and placed him under arrest.
Rhodes was transported to Yarmouth Police Department Headquarters for booking and transported to the Barnstable District Court for arraignment as a Fugitive from Justice.
Virginia Beach Police Department Detectives were advised of the arrest and rendition procedures will follow.
Rhodes is currently incarcerated awaiting transfer to Virginia Beach authorities.
Arrest: JOSEPH LUKE RHODES
Address: 564 WEST YARMOUTH RD WEST YARMOUTH, MA
FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE ON COURT WARRANT
SODOMY OF A CHILD
The Yarmouth Police Department Command Staff commends the teamwork of Yarmouth Police Detectives, Proactive Anti-Crime Unity Officers, and the Virginia Beach, Police Department for identifying and promptly removing a reported child sex offender from our community.
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