COMBINED police and immigration agents have arrested on Thursday night an American fugitive wanted for rape in the US who had hidden in a remote village in Bauang, La Union, police reports said on Friday. The suspect was identified as Philip Vaughn Cox, 53. Cox was reportedly arrested at around 11 pm Thursday at Barangay Pagdalagan Sur, Bauang town. He is wanted for two counts of first-degree rape of a minor in his homeland. The Bureau of Immigration has custody of the suspect.