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Fair Haven police arrest suspect after Facebook tip

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FAIR HAVEN, Vt. (AP) - Police in the Vermont town of Fair Haven say they have arrested a wanted man after getting a tip on Facebook.

Fair Haven police arrested William G. Wescott of Whitehall, N.Y., at the Castleton Medical Center on Wednesday.

Wescott was wanted for failing to appear in court on a charge of selling narcotics.

Police say they posted on the department's Facebook page that Wescott was wanted and then got a tip that he may be going to the medical center.

It was not immediately known if Wescott was being represented by an attorney.

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