Wanted sexual assault suspect considered armed and dangerous - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Wanted sexual assault suspect considered armed and dangerous

Posted: Updated:
Robert Carl Johnson. (Source: Columbus Police Department) Robert Carl Johnson. (Source: Columbus Police Department)
  • NEWSMore>>

  • Columbus tutoring group prepares students for CRCT

    Columbus tutoring group prepares students for CRCT

    Friday, April 18 2014 7:14 AM EDT2014-04-18 11:14:04 GMT
    Each year, students across the state of Georgia are tested on what many call the building blocks of education: reading, English/Language Arts and math. This is done with the Criterion-Referenced CompetencyMore >>
    It's testing week in Muscogee County. Students in grades three through eight are wrapping up the CRCT testing for this week and one tutoring group is focusing on preparing students for one subject in particular. News Leader Nine's Tyrone McCoy has the details.More >>
  • Barbara Gauthier visits Westview Elementary School for Career Day!

    Barbara Gauthier visits Westview Elementary School for Career Day!

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:49 AM EDT2014-04-18 10:49:06 GMT
    News Leader 9's Barbara Gauthier had a great time today participating in career day at Westview Elementary School in Phenix City. More >>
    News Leader 9's Barbara Gauthier had a great time today participating in career day at Westview Elementary School in Phenix City. More >>
  • Voter registration deadline is April 21

    Voter registration deadline is April 21

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:24 AM EDT2014-04-18 09:24:05 GMT
    The deadline for voters to register is quickly approaching. Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp is reminding voters that April 21 is the last day to register for the May 20 primary.More >>
    The deadline for voters to register is quickly approaching. Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp is reminding voters that April 21 is the last day to register for the May 20 primary.More >>
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

Columbus Police are searching for a 23-year-old man wanted in connection with an aggravated assault and sexual assault incident that occurred on New Year's Day.

Robert Carl Johnson is a 6'4" black male with a light complexion. He has dreadlocks with died tips. He is considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information on Johnson's whereabouts should contact Columbus Police at 706-225-4267, or the Homicide Division at 706-653-3400.

On New Year's Day, a woman was found in a vacant lot in the 900 block of Farr Rd. with gunshot wounds to her torso and right leg. The victim's family says the woman was raped.

RELATED: Woman shot, left in vacant lot on Farr Rd

              Exclusive: Family of Farr Rd. shooting victim speaks out

Copyright 2014 WTVM. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow

1909 Wynnton Road
Columbus, Ga. 31906

FCC Public File
publicfile@wtvm.com
706-494-5400
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and WTVM. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.