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Tip leads to arrest of two

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webmaster | 08/16/13

Two wanted fugitives were arrested this week after an anonymous tip led authorities to their location, officials said.

Lena Marie Walker, 23, and Rebecca Rachel Hodges, 24, were arrested late Tuesday night at a home on Road 222 in North Fork by deputy Joshua Cushing from the Madera County Sheriff’s Department.

Walker was wanted on a felony no-bail warrant for a vehicle theft in Fresno, while Hodges was on the run from a felony no-bail warrant for probation violation.

Walker was turned over to Fresno County authorities shortly before 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, said Erica Stuart, spokeswoman for the sheriff’s department. Hodges was booked into Madera County Jail...


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