Suspect in parking lot attack found

December 27, 2007

AUGUSTA, GA -- A man considered armed and dangerous has been found inside a mental health facility.

Johnnie Simmons, Junior is accused of attacking someone Friday in the parking lot of Bo's Package Store on Peach Orchard Road.

The attacker was armed with a baseball bat and a knife.

Early Thursday, News 12 confirmed Johnnie Simmons, Junior is being treated in a RIchmond County mental facilty.

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office says Simmons cannot be arrested until he is released from the facility.


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