ATLANTA – Police have introduced a video exhibiting the arrest of a desired gentleman investigators claimed was going for walks close to the parking ton of the Ansley Shopping mall carrying axes.
Gregory Keith Johnson, 42, was billed with aggravated assault and attempted robbery. Atlanta police mentioned he experienced two axes, a duplicate handgun, and a cleaver in his possession at the time of his arrest.
It occurred on March 28 in the location of Piedmont Avenue NE and Monroe Generate. Close to 11:30 p.m. officers have been alerted by stability guards who noted a person carrying an ax in every single hand. Responding officers were being equipped to catch up with Johnson and research his possession. Police said they found these axes, but Johnson experienced fled the scene.
Officers finally noticed Johnson riding a bicycle and chased just after him. They ended up equipped to eventually get him into custody without additional incident or any injuries.
Police claimed Johns has experienced 14 arrest cycles in Fulton County having a prior conviction for a 2012 theft and a 2015 aggravated assault and tried theft.
He was booked into the Fulton County Jail.