DSP Arrest Fugitive from Philadelphia in Rehoboth Beach


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A fugitive from Philadelphia, who was wanted on weapons and assault charges, has been arrested in Rehoboth Beach.  Delaware State Police say the First State Fugitive Task Force learned that 43 year old John Wolfe of Franklintown, Pennsylvania might be staying in a campground in the Lewes-Rehoboth Beach area.  Police found his vehicle at the Big Oaks Trailer and Camping Park near Rehoboth and set up surveillance.  Wolfe was seen walking behind the tent near the fence line and arrested.  A search of Wolfe’s truck turned up over 9 grams of methamphetamine, 73 grams of marijuana seeds, a 12 gauge pump action shotgun, crossbow, drug paraphernalia and over $2500 in suspected drug proceeds.  Wolfe is charged with multiple drug and weapons offenses and is being held at SCI in default of an over $183,000 cash only bond.