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      Escaped prisoner recaptured in Moultrie

      Timothy Metrakos

      An escaped inmate from the Colquitt Correctional Institution is back behind bars.

      33-year-old Timothy Metrakos ran away from a work detail near Georgia Highway 37 in Moultrie on Monday.

      He was captured about 3 hours later in a nearby subdivision.

      Metrakos was serving sentences for kidnapping, robbery, burglary, and aggravated assault.

      He will be charged with escape by the Colquitt County Sheriff's Office â" a charge that could mean an additional one to five years in prison.

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