Man Sentenced to 16 Years for Brutally Attacking Greenville Woman

Catherine Pegram

Updated 10 months ago

A man from Rockwood who brutally attacked a woman from Greenville is going to prison for 16 years. 43-year-old John “Cheeto” Johnson was sentenced Tuesday in a courtroom in Dover-Foxcroft. He pleaded no contest in March to gross sexual assault and aggravated assault.Court documents say in April of last year, Johnson forced himself on a woman and when she tried to pull away, he yanked her hair, punched her in the face and choked her. The victim had several bruises on her face and had to be taken to the hospital.


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