Fugitive from Connecticut arrested in Philipsburg

State police took a fugitive into custody at about 7:20 p.m. on Jan 21 in Philipsburg.

According to police, Joseph Merriam, 25, of Milford, Conn., was arrested without incident for an outstanding probation warrant in his home state.

He was lodged in Centre County prison to be extradited to Connecticut, police said.