The Office of the Sheriff apprehended John William Johnson, 41, on Thursday, June 9 for the robbery of the Circle K on Ga. Highway 40. Phillips states that with the help of a local citizen, they were able to negotiate Johnson’s surrender that morning
The department responded to a call the previous night that stated a white male walked into the Circle K convenience store on Highway 40 and demanded money from the clerk. The clerk complied and the suspect left on foot. Deputy Doug Popp responded to the Circle K and secured the area.