Georgia rapist accidentally released from prison

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(CNN) — A convicted rapist is on the run after being released from prison by mistake.

On October 25th around 11:30 a.m. Tony Maycon Munoz-Mendez was released in error from Rogers State Prison in Reidsville, Georgia.

Munoz-Mendez was serving time after being convicted of rape and aggravated child molestation charges in Gwinnett County.

He began serving a life sentence in April 2015.

Anyone who sees Munoz-Mendez is asked to call 911 and urged not to approach him.

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