Suspects arrested in afternoon homicide

Press release from the Cordele Police Department

CORDELE, Ga. — Police are investigating a homicide that took place Monday, March 18th at about 2:40 pm. A male victim was found deceased at 310 West 14th Avenue, Apartment B. Quick response by officers led to the arrest of two suspects believed to be involved. Chief Green requested the assistance of Georgia Bureau of Investigation, Region 3 agents, to lead the investigation. 

Cordele Police want to inform the public that there does not appear to be any further risk to public safety. Additionally due to the fact this is an active crime scene they ask that the public avoid the area. 

Anyone who may have information that could help the investigation or who may have seen anything suspicious in this area is asked to provide investigators with that information. You can call Cordele Police at 229-276-2921 and ask for an investigator or call GBI Region 3 at 229-931- 2439.