On January 23rd at 2:59 am, ACCPD received a call about a Burglary at the
Walgreens on 110 Hawthorne Avenue. The caller, an alarm company employee
who was monitoring the store, provided a description of the suspect. ACCPD
responded to the area and initiated contact with a suspect that matched the
description from the caller. Willie Earl Johnson, 52 years of age from Athens, was
taken into custody after a short foot chase on Brooklyn Road.
Johnson was arrested and charged with Burglary, Loitering and Prowling,
Giving False Name/Address/Birthdate to LEO and Possession of Tools for the
Commission of a Crime. He was transported to the Clarke County Jail.