June 13, 2013 (La Mesa) – On June 7, 2013 La Mesa Police Detective Dale Perry indentified the robbery suspect from the Sierra Market (3800 Massachusetts Avenue) robbery that occurred on January 28, 2013. In the Sierra Market robbery, the clerk got into an altercation with the suspect and was injured.
On June 7, 2013 at approximately 10:00 am, La Mesa Police detectives arrested 43 year-old Johnny McGee of San Diego and 38 year-old Gina E. Ludwig of San Diego for the robbery.
During the investigation, detectives were able to link the two suspects to four additional robberies in the City of La Mesa. During some of the robberies the suspect wore a Spiderman mask. La Mesa Police are working with surrounding jurisdictions to determine if these two suspects are related to additional robberies in the area.
Johnny McGee was booked at San Diego County Jail on robbery charges, assault with a deadly weapon, restraining order violations, burglary, and conspiracy.
Gina Ludwig was booked into Las Colinas Detention Facility on one charge of robbery.