POSTED: Monday, May 6, 2013 - 1:03pm
UPDATED: Monday, May 6, 2013 - 1:06pm
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — A fugitive from Iberia Parish wanted for Aggravated Assault with a Firearm was located this morning in Baton Rouge. Officials took him into custody at the Baton Rouge General’s burn unit.
The Baton Rouge City Constable’s Office reports that its agency was contacted by the Jeanerette Police Department during the morning on Monday, May 6. They had a tip regarding the location of Kendal George, 25.
Officials say George was located at the burn unit. They did not say whether he was a patient or a visitor. They did say, however, that he was taken into custody without incident.
Jeanerette is roughly 103 miles from the Baton Rouge city limits.