Debbie Johnson Cochran, now 35, is currently serving a five year sentence at the Montgomery Annex Work Release Center. She was convicted in Colbert County on a charge of First Degree Robbery and given credit for one year in jail. She will end her sentence on February 23, 2019, and does not currently have a parole hearing scheduled.
Debbie Johnson Cochran, 32, of Florence has been identified as the “Polite Robber” of a Cherokee mini-mart. At the time of the Friday robbery, Cochran had her two young children, a boy and a girl, in the backseat of her car. Also arrested was Jimmy Boutwell of Sheffield. Both will be extradited from Mississippi where they were captured.