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Johnson City man accused of threatning man with knife after coming home drunk from bar

NET News Service • Jul 3, 2013 at 12:27 PM

A Lamont Street man was arrested Tuesday on charges that he threatened to stab another man in a drunken argument and had marijuana.

Robert Mincey, 49, 517 Lamont St., was arrested after Johnson City police went to his residence about 6:45 p.m. to investigate the report of the threat and found him with a knife, police said in a news release.

Police said witnesses reported that Mincey was upset after he got separated from the group at a nearby bar. He was "severely under the influence of alcohol" and immediately became belligerent upon his return to the house, initiating a confrontation with the victim, 33-year-old Christopher Wayne Jackson.

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