• Man wanted for Brazil murder arrested on Martha's Vineyard

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    OAKS BLUFF, Mass. - A man wanted for murder in Brazil was captured on Martha's Vineyard last week, police said. 

    U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement told Oak Bluffs Police that evidence indicated a man wanted for his involvement in a murder=fore-hire scheme in Brazil was residing on the island. 

    Oaks Bluffs police said they observed the man, identified as Dorvino Rocha Ribeiro, 47, a Brazilian national, working on a roof of a home on Linton Avenue. 

    Later that day, ICE agents arrived on the Vineyard and arrested Ribeiro without incident. Agents took Ribeiro off the island that afternoon. 

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