Commissioner: Timothy C. Ward

Director of Public Affairs: Joan Heath

Tony Maycon Munoz-Mendez in Custody

FORSYTH, GA - On October 30th at approximately 11:30p.m., inmate Tony Maycon Munoz-Mendez was recaptured in Fort Thomas, Kentucky, by GDC’s Fugitive Apprehension Unit, and the US Marshalls Southeast Regional Task Force.

The GDC appreciates the support of our law enforcement partners in Kentucky and we are proud of the determination of everyone involved in ensuring the capture of Munoz-Mendez. 

Updates will be provided as they become available.

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Manager, Public Affairs Lori Benoit