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Montgomery County Correctional Officer Dies After Leaving Work

Montgomery County Correctional Officer, Cpl. Johnny Tyson, died Monday morning as a result of a car accident shortly after leaving work.

Tyson, who worked in the Montgomery County Detention Center in Rockville for 12 years, recently returned to work following medical leave.

Investigators are looking into whether Tyson’s health played a role in the incident, according to Department of Correction and Rehabilitation Director, Robert Green.

“He was a great individual,” Green said. “He was a kind, humble and nice man to be around. He enjoyed his work his friendships.”

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