Posted by Debra Worley - email
NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - A Wilmington man is facing charges after trying to drag a woman into the restroom of a convenience store.
According to the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office, 43-year-old Dean Johnson of Wilmington attempted to drag the clerk of a Scotchman Store into the bathroom Wednesday evening.
The clerk was able to provide law enforcement officers with his name, a vehicle description, and partial tag information, which led to Johnson's arrest.
Johnson was charged with assault of a female and false imprisonment. He was released from the New Hanover County Detention Facility after posting a $2,000 secured bond.