ATLANTA – Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced today that Kymberly Swars, 32, Christopher Wright, 25, Nedra Deckard, 25, and Tristin Muncy, 24, were arrested in connection with a May 22nd fire at a Captain D’s restaurant in Eastman.

Swars and Wright were charged with 1st Degree Arson and Obstruction of a Law Enforcement Officer. Deckard was charged with Conspiracy. Muncy was charged with 1st Degree Arson and Felony Obstruction.

“I commend my Fire Investigations Unit for their thorough work that led to the arrest of these individuals,” said Commissioner King. “The suspects were taken into custody by the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office.”

Commissioner King’s Fire Investigations Unit assisted the Eastman Police and Fire Departments and the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office with this investigation.


The mission of the Office of the Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner is to protect Georgia families by providing access to vital insurance products and safe buildings through fair regulation that creates economic opportunities for all Georgians.

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