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Parole violator/sex offender arrested after manhunt

Tony Perry (Source: Arkansas Dept. of Community Correction) Tony Perry (Source: Arkansas Dept. of Community Correction)

(KAIT) - A parole violator has been taken into custody.

Tony Perry, 50, was arrested on Thursday evening. Perry was the subject of a massive manhunt involving several law enforcement agencies.

Perry had been released from jail on August 7 and had not been seen since that day.

According to the Arkansas Department of Community Correction, Perry is a registered sex offender and was on parole for a theft charge.

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