AN ATLANTA BASED ATTORNEY HAS FOUND HIMSELF ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE LAW.
A local attorney by the name of Anthony O. Van Johnson was arrested by Gwinnett county police after being accused of drugging his female employee while out for an outing of dinner and drinks.
The female employee confessed to police that she ordered a drink and excused herself to go to the restroom. After returning , her drink was at the table but she noticed there was a white powder at the bottom. She assumed it was extra salt.
The victim states she consumed the drink and doesn’t remember what happened until she woke up hours later . She notified police and a sexual assault exam was executed.
After examation it was determined the drug gamma-hydroxybutyrate, also known as GHB, was in the victim’s system.
Johnson was taken into custody and has been charged with administering a schedule I drug in violation with O.C.G.A.
It is believed that other women may have experience smiliar sitiuations. Gwinnett Police is encouraging anyone with information or that believes they too may have been victimized by Attorney Anthony Johnson to call Gwinnett Police detectives at 770-513-5300 or call the case detective, Detective Werner at 770-513-5355.