Perry fugitive apprehended in Cordele

CORDELE, Ga. — A fugitive wanted out of Perry was apprehended Tuesday by Cordele Police.

Photo courtesy of Perry Police Department Facebook page

Carl Burkett was wanted by Perry Police Department on several family violence charges. He was considered armed and dangerous.

According to Captain Andrew Roufs of the Cordele Police Department they were notified by the Perry PD that Burkett was believed to be in the area. Police responded and were able to take Burkett into custody without incident.

He has been turned over to the Perry Police Department.