Armed robber nabbed - WALB.com, Albany News, Weather, Sports

Armed robber nabbed

  • More WALB News10 HeadlinesMore News HeadlinesMore>>

  • Speeders warned to slow down through Sycamore

    Speeders warned to slow down through Sycamore

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 1:21 PM EDT2014-08-27 17:21:16 GMT
    After complaints, Sycamore city officials are warning drivers to slow down. Railroad Avenue is a main road through Sycamore and a residential area with children. More >>
    After complaints, Sycamore city officials are warning drivers to slow down. Railroad Avenue is a main road through Sycamore and a residential area with children. More >>
  • Witnesses help Valdosta Police catch burglary suspect

    Witnesses help Valdosta Police catch burglary suspect

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:08 PM EDT2014-08-27 16:08:52 GMT
    57 year-old Sidney Allen Smith, of Florida, is behind bars in Lowndes County after burglarizing an abandoned Valdosta gas station, but he didn't get far thanks to help from witnesses.
    More >>
    57 year-old Sidney Allen Smith, of Florida, is behind bars in Lowndes County after burglarizing an abandoned Valdosta gas station, but he didn't get far thanks to help from witnesses.

    More >>
  • N Ashley St in Valdosta blocked by Semi crash

    N Ashley St in Valdosta blocked by Semi crash

    Wednesday27August20149:25 AM
    The Northbound lanes of North Ashley Street in Valdosta between Moore Street and Park Avenue will remain closed until about noon Wednesday as Georgia Power crews work to replace a light pole that was destroyed during an accident early Wednesday morning.More >>
    The Northbound lanes of North Ashley Street in Valdosta between Moore Street and Park Avenue will remain closed until about noon Wednesday as Georgia Power crews work to replace a light pole that was destroyed during an accident early Wednesday morning.
    More >>

October 26, 2004

Thomasville - Johnathon Wooten of Thomasville is charged with robbing the Quick Buys convenience store in Pine Park Sunday. In surveillance video you can see Wooten jumping onto the store counter with a knife as he grabs cash from the register.

Captain Scott Newberry with the Grady County Sheriff's Department says, "He'll be charged with armed robbery and aggravated assault for the incident at the store. He was also wanted for a prior on 10-19-04 this month, family violence, aggravated assault and simple battery where he used a knife in an incident here."

Wooten was previously arrested for kidnapping and rape and was out on bond.

posted at 5:00 PM by karen.collier@walb.com