Thanks to an anonymous tipster, the Trigg County Sheriff’s Office was able to apprehend a fugitive wanted in several states.
After 4 hours of surveillance, Sheriff’s Deputies yesterday were able to locate 34-year old Brian Burton of Cadiz, who was taken into custody without incident.
Burton had arrests warrants out of New Madrid County, Missouri and Scott County Missouri, Dekalb County, Illinois and in Trigg County.
Burton is wanted in Trigg County for failure to appear, failure to comply and non payment of a fine, while in Missouri is he is wanted for felony non support, felony theft and probation violation and he is wanted in Illinois for vehicle theft, conspiracy and failure to appear.
Burton remains lodged in the Christian County Jail.