Escaped work release inmate recaptured in Decatur

DECATUR, Ala. – Authorities confirm an inmate who left his work release assignment Tuesday afternoon was taken into custody at an apartment on Glenn Street without any incident.

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Quincy Recardo Tisdale, 38, left his assigned job location around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday. Tisdale is an inmate at the North Alabama Community Based Facility/Community Work Center in Decatur.

Tisdale is serving a 2-year sentence for second-degree assault out of Madison County.

Tisdale is 5 feet 9 inches tall and 195 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. He has multiple tattoos. He was last seen wearing a bluish colored shirt, blue jeans with multiple colors along the front and back pockets and a pair of tennis shoes.

Anyone who has seen Tisdale or has information about his location is asked to contact the Alabama Department of Communications at 800-831-8825 or their local police department.

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