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Police: Johnson City man threatened to kill boyfriend, imprisoned him in residence

August 14th, 2014 7:03 pm by NET News Service

Police: Johnson City man threatened to kill boyfriend, imprisoned him in residence

CHARLES CAMPBELL

JOHNSON CITY — A Johnson City man threatened to kill his live-in boyfriend while keeping him from leaving their residence Wednesday night, police said, resulting in his arrest on several charges.

Charles Campbell, 48, 1604 E. Fairview Ave., was arrested about 10:30 p.m. and charged with aggravated domestic assault, false imprisonment, simple possession of marijuana and unlawful drug paraphernalia.

The victim, Winthrop Von-Seath, told police that Campbell made threats to kill him with a gun, tried to hit him with a baseball bat and told him, "I'm going to beat your brains out." Campbell reportedly swung the bat at Von-Seath but missed.

Read the full story on the Johnson City Press website.

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