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Bandit is sentenced

Americus-- Twenty-four-year-old Lakendrick Johnson pleaded guilty Thursday to aggravated assault, battery and robbery, and was sentenced to 80 years.

He and three other men were arrested in December for the brutal beating and robbery of two clerks at an Americus convenience store. Johnson was sentenced to 25 years in prison, 55 years on probation, and is banished from South Georgia.

The trial for the other three suspects, Anthony Bridges, Trevor Hart and Bobby Williams, is scheduled for next week.

posted by dave.miller@walb.com

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