Serial robber pleads guilty, sentenced to 30 years - WALB.com, South Georgia News, Weather, Sports

Serial robber pleads guilty, sentenced to 30 years

ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

 A man convicted of several armed robberies has been sentenced to 30 years in prison after he pleaded guilty in Albany court Thursday.

Melvin Johnson was charged with five counts of armed robbery, one count of aggravated assault, and four counts of possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.

He was arrested for more than 10 convenience store robberies over two years, and finally captured in Jackson, FL.

Copyright 2014 WALB. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly