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Wanted Cambridge Man Arrested After Traffic Stop

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Troy Lee Wongus Sr. Troy Lee Wongus Sr.

CAMBRIDGE, Md.– Authorities say a Cambridge traffic stop led to the arrest of a fugitive. 

The Dorchester County Sheriff's Office said the deputy stopped the vehicle on Stone Boundary Road near Bucktown Road in Cambridge last Tuesday. Upon approaching the vehicle, it was discovered the driver was 46-year-old Troy Lee Wongus Sr., of Cambridge,was wanted by the Dorchester County District Court for failure to appear. He was subsequently arrested.

During a search, it was discovered that Wongus was in possession of a loaded handgun and a loaded shotgun, police said.

Wongus was charged with failure to appear, which carried a $15,000 bond. He was also wearing, carrying and transporting a handgun, possession of a firearm after being convicted of a felony, possession of a regulated firearm, possession of a shotgun after being convicted of a felony, possession of a controlled dangerous substance, paraphernalia and five motor vehicle charges. Wongus was ordered held on $250,000 bond on weapons and related charges.

The guns recovered were stolen from a home in Cambridge earlier this summer, police said.

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