Shootings

Multiple charges dismissed against men accused in Crust shooting

Multiple charges dismissed against men accused in Crust shooting

Of the seven men originally charged in an August shooting at Williamsburg’s Crust Cafe, two still have charges pending against them after a Thursday court hearing.

All seven were slated to appear in James City County General District Court Thursday at 1 p.m. for a preliminary hearing.

The Aug. 27 shooting left a bouncer, Corwin Lindsey injured and in need of medical care. He still has a bullet in his lower back.

Newport News resident John Lee Johnson, 22, turned himself in after police had identified him as a suspect and circulated his image, Williamsburg Police Department spokesman Maj. Greg Riley said.

John Johnson was arrested and charged with malicious...

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