Sunday, March 10, 2013


Why just 56 years?

Why that, say instead of 60 years?

At least it was much better than 15 years.

Armed robber who forwent mask gets 56 years
By Craig Kapitan - Express-News

An ex-con with several prior trips to prison was ordered by a jury Friday to serve 56 years for the armed robbery of a Southeast Side convenience store.

Johnnie Guyton, 32, who has a distinct mouth deformity from a healed gunshot wound, was one of three assailants who targeted Lasses Food Mart one year ago. He was the only one of the trio that didn't wear a mask into the store, where he was a frequent customer, according to witnesses.

Guyton was also the only one who was ever apprehended for the heist.

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