Deputies: Man wanted for child molestation in SE GA surrenders

Authorities in Candler County said a man wanted for aggravated child molestation has surrendered.

Mark D. Vincent, Jr. had active warrants on those charges, according to the Candler County Sheriff’s Office.

According to deputies, Vincent turned himself over to Sheriff John Miles Tuesday afternoon. He was taken into custody without further incident.

Candler County is located in Southeast Georgia about 50 miles northwest of Savannah along Interstate 16.

The sheriff posted a note thanking the public for their role submitting tips that led to his eventual apprehension.