A fugitive with Charlotte County ties is now on the FBI's Most Wanted List. Police say Edly Atherley has been on the run since his wife Ashley was found murdered in their California home on December 1st. Atherly graduated from Port Charlotte High School and has family here on the Suncoast.
Atherly and his wife moved to San Bernadino from Tampa earlier this year. His wife's family lives in the Brandon area and is pleading for help in locating Atherley.
The FBI is offering a 10-thousand dollar reward for Atherley's arrest. He is considered armed and dangerous.
LAW ENFORCEMENT BELEVE EDLY ATHERLEY HAS BEEN ON THE RUN SINCE HIS WIFE, ASHLEY, WAS FOUND MURDERED IN THEIR CALIFORNIA HOME BACK ON DECEMBER 1ST.
ATHERLEY AND HIS WIFE HAD RECENTLY MOVED TO SAN BERNADINO FROM THE TAMPA AREA.
HE IS A GRADUATED OF PORT CHARLOTTE HIGH SCHOOL AND STILL HAS FAMILY IN THE AREA.
THE FBI IS OFFERING A 10-THOUSAND DOLLAR REWARD FOR INFORMATION LEADING TO HIS ARREST.
HE IS CONSIDERED ARMED AND DANGEROUS.