Police: 'Armed and dangerous’ Caroline County man arrested in Maryland

Police: 'Armed and dangerous’ Caroline County man arrested in Maryland
According to police, Ricky A. Heinbaugh Jr.,27, is being sought after a domestic situation that occurred in the Caroline Pines neighborhood this morning. (Source: Caroline County Sheriff's Office)

CAROLINE COUNTY, Va. (WWBT) - Police say a Caroline County man who was considered armed and dangerous has been arrested in Maryland.

According to police, Ricky A. Heinbaugh Jr.,27, was sought after a domestic situation that occurred in the Caroline Pines neighborhood Thursday morning.

As a precaution, police placed elementary schools in the area on lockdown. That has since been lifted.

Heinbaugh was described as 5′8, 150 pounds with brown hair, has blue eyes and tattoos on his neck.

According to police, Caroline County investigators with the assistance of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office and the U.S Marshals Service, Heinbaugh was safely arrested in La Plata, Maryland during the morning hours of March 6.

Heinbaugh is being held without bail in Charles County, Maryland to be extradited to Caroline County.

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