Cordele men tied to string of crimes

Jarvis Porter / Crisp County Sheriff's Office

A group of Cordele men are facing charges after a string of burglaries and entering autos.

Christopher Bagley, Matthew Pettis, and Jarvis Porter are facing charges for entering auto and burglary after a joint investigation by Cordele Police and the Crisp County Sheriff's Office.

Police say over the last month there were 20 burglaries and entering autos in southeast Cordele.

Deryan Harvey is also facing two burglary charges for several Cordele burglaries and an escape charges for fleeing police custody.

Police are working to see if Harvey is connected to the three arrested in the entering auto cases.

Officials are asking residents to be on the lookout of suspicious behavior in their neighborhood.