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Woman's accused attacker surrenders in Sylvester

SYLVESTER, GA (WALB) -

Police say the man accused of attacking a woman surrendered himself to authorities.

Officers said Keithdrick O. Johnson, 39, surrendered to the Worth County Sheriff's Office around 10:45 a.m.

He is charged with Aggravated Assault, kidnapping, False Imprisonment, Aggravated Sodomy, and Battery.

The victim told police Johnson choked and beat her, and held her against her will.

Police asked for the public's help to get Johnson off the street, last week.

"The victim has a right to be safe where ever they may be, whether it's at home or elsewhere," said Sylvester Police Lt. Kenneth Washington.

Anyone with information on the case is urged to call Sylvester Police at 229-776-8219.

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