Fugitive captured at mom's home
A 30-year-old Rockdale man sought by police since the Feb. 14 chase which damaged Constable Herbie Vaughan’s patrol car, has been captured. John D. “John-John” Johnson, was arrested Wednesday night hiding between a mattress and box springs at his mother’s Rockdale home, police said.
Johnson was charged with evading arrest/detention with a motor vehicle and evading arrest/detention on foot, along with the original charge, manufacture/delivery of a controlled substance.
Also arrested was Johnson’s mother, Diana Garcia Martinez, 52, of Rockdale, on a charge of hindering then apprehension of a fugitive and criminal mischief. Her bond was set at $22,500.
Rachel Elizabeth Stevenson, 18, of Milano, identified as Johnson’s girlfriend, was also arrested and charged with hindering the apprehension of a fugitive.
Her bond was set at $20,000.
Vaughan was not seriously hurt when his SUV left CR 304 during the Feb. 14 pursuit and struck a tree.