If you’re going to assume someone else’s identity, it’s best to be sure their nose is clean.

That could be described as the lesson learned by a Corbin, Ky. man, who landed in hot water in Oneida when the person he pretended to be turned out to be a fugitive wanted on criminal charges.

Joseph G. Watson, 36, of Corbin, was arrested Thursday evening after a 2003 Trailblazer he was a passenger in was stopped by police for having a headlight out.

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The complete story can be found in the Nov. 2, 2017 print edition of the Independent Herald.