Wanted sexual assault suspect considered armed and dangerous

Robert Carl Johnson. (Source: Columbus Police Department)
Robert Carl Johnson. (Source: Columbus Police Department)

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.

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