The Hoke County Sheriff Office; Sheriff Hubert A. Peterkin announces on October 4th, 2017 Hoke County Sheriff Deputies responded to 15598 Hwy 15-501 outside Aberdeen in reference to a report of an Armed Robbery.
Hoke County Detectives responded and began their investigations where the suspect, Carson Anthony Johnson was later identified as the person who committed the crime. Raeford Police Department also took additional charges out on the suspect for similar offenses.
On October 9, 2017 the suspect was apprehended charged by Hoke County and with similar charges by Raeford Police Department and received a $1,000,000.00 secured bond for all charges. The case is still under investigation and more arrests are expected.
SUSPECT #1: Carson Anthony Johnson
SUSPECT RACE/SEX: Black/Male
SUSPECT DOB/AGE: February 2, 1990/ 27 years of age
SUSPECT ADDRESS: 301 Keyser St, Aberdeen NC 28315
CHARGE(s): Robbery with a Dangerous Weapon (Felony), 2 Counts of Conspiracy to Commit Robbery (Felony), Possession of Firearm by a Felon (Felony)
OFFENSE DATE/TIME: October 4, 2017 @ 11:45pm
OFFENSE LOCATION: 15598 Hwy 15-501 Aberdeen N.C. 28315 (Five Star Food Mart)
DATE OF ARREST: October 9, 2017
BOND: $1,000,000.00 Secured