Johnson, 58, is accused of the March 19, 1965 murder of Garry Cowdery
at the Burger Boy Foodarama
formerly located at Seventh and Ann streets.
...Cowdery, who lived in Belpre, was a night manager at the store and was shot and killed while leaving for the night with the bank deposit money, officials said.
'I worked with him (Cowdery).He
was my friend.I felt really bad for his
little sister,' Johnson said. 'They've been trying to get me for 40 years.'