June 20, 2015
U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers arrested a King of Prussia man wanted for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon at Philadelphia International Airport Wednesday.
Richard Warrick, 40, was arrested after arriving in Philadelphia on a flight from Jamaica. Officers carried out search warrants issued for Warrick for the alleged assault in Philadelphia as well as well as the intent to distribute marijuana in Camden, New Jersey.
Susan Stranieri, U.S. Customs and Border Protection Port Director for the Area Port of Philadelphia, said in a press release that the department works closely with state and local law enforcement to return fugitives with outstanding arrest warrants.
Warrick was turned over to Philadelphia Police following his arrest.