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Vincent Johnson charged in another robbery similar to Boost Mobile incident
The Escambia County Sheriffs Office served a warrant for Robbery and Battery on Vincent Lavon Johnson, 41, of Pensacola this afternoon for a robbery that occurred May 28, 2014 at Happy Nicks Store on Palafox Street.
The suspect entered the store and began to walk behind the counter, when the clerk asked the suspect what he needed, he punched her, knocking her to the ground.
He then grabbed cash from the register and fled. Johnson was taken into custody earlier today by Pensacola Police in reference to the Wednesday robbery of a Boost Mobile on Bayou Boulevard.
Vincent Johnson has several other similar arrests on his record. He was charged with battery and false imprisonment in 2009. He was also arrested twice in 2012 on battery and robbery charges.