Grandmother suspected in overdose death of infant in Sandy Springs

SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. (CBS46) – Sandy Springs Police are looking for a grandmother they say was responsible for an infant who died of a meth overdose.

Police 45-year-old Tonya Monroe is suspected in the murder of the 9-month-old who was found dead inside an apartment at the Legends at Dunwoody Apartments on Colquitt Road.

Monroe is believed to be driving a silver 2004 Toyota 4-Runner with Georgia tag RAL9819.

Her whereabouts are unknown at this time.

Anyone with any information regarding Monroe’s whereabouts is urged to contact Sandy Springs Police Department Criminal Investigations Division, Detective S. Ortega by phone at 770-551-6949 or by email at

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