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Suspect Arrested in Robbery and Attempted Sexual Assault
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Suspect Arrested in Robbery and Attempted Sexual Assault

Metro Police have arrested a Las Vegas man in connection with a robbery and attempted sexual assault.

According to police, officers arrested 53-year-old Vance Johnson in connection with a robbery of a business in the 800 block of South Rancho Drive, which is near Charleston Boulevard, which happened at around 11:15 p.m. Sept. 19.

The suspect entered the front door of the business, approached the victim and threatened her with a knife, police said. The suspect demanded money, forced the victim into a hallway and tried to sexually assaulted her.

Police say a concerned citizen tipped them off to Johnson as a suspect in the attack.

He has been charged with burglary, robbery with deadly weapon, coercion with force and sexual assault with use of a deadly weapon.  

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