Escaped Georgia inmate identified as suspect in Florida homicideRickey Stokes
Posted by: RStokes
Date: Aug 20 2019 3:43 PM
GULF COUNTY, Fla. - A $10,000 reward has been offered in the search for an escaped Georgia inmate who was identified as a suspect in a Florida homicide, authorities said.
Stephen Michael Smith, 34, is wanted in the death of a 30-year-old man whose body was discovered Tuesday morning in Gulf County, a sparsely populated community in the central Florida Panhandle. Smith was reported missing from his Clayton County transitional center five days earlier after he did not return from work.
The Georgia Department of Corrections issued a lookout for Smith on Tuesday. The U.S. Marshals Service offered the reward Tuesday afternoon.
Distance from Dothan Alabama to Gulf County Florida is 111.4 miles, 2 hours and 11 minutes from Dothan Alabama
Distance from Dothan Alabama to Troup County Georgia is 146 miles, 2 hours and 36 minutes.
Distance from Gulf County Florida to Troup County Georgia is 260 miles, 4 hours and 35 minutes.