Authorities capture wanted fugitive found hiding in refrigerator

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GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WCBD) – Authorities in Georgetown captured a murder suspect who was found hiding in a working refrigerator.

Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office deputies and SWAT team members assisted U.S. Marshals in with apprehending fugitive Benjamin Morales on Tuesday.

Morales is wanted for murder in New Britain, Connecticut.

The sheriff’s office SWAT team entered the home Tuesday afternoon and located the suspect hiding in a functioning refrigerator.

There is no word on why Morales was in the Lowcountry.

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