CPD searching for possible witness to Econo Lodge assault

Alvin Johnson (Photo credit: Columbus Police Department)
Alvin Johnson (Photo credit: Columbus Police Department)

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The Columbus Police Department is searching for a man who is a possible witness to an assault.

On Thursday Oct. 9 at 6:30 a.m., police were dispatched to the Econo Lodge located at 1024 Veterans Parkway in reference to an assault.

Earlier that morning, a female employee was physically assaulted by an unknown black male described as 5 feet 6 inches tall with a slim build, a shaved head and little to no facial hair.

The Robbery and Assault unit are looking for Alvin Johnson as a possible witness to this incident.

If you have any information on Johnson's whereabouts, you are urged to contact the Columbus Police Department Robbery and Assault Division at (706) 653-3400 or contact Detective D. J. Stokes at (706) 225-4242.

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