Johnson City Police Department says Yonce admitted to punching the man once in the face, knocking him to the ground.
Two Knoxville men arrested on drug charges tried to throw the evidence out of their car window before Johnson City police stopped their vehicle, a news release from the department said.
A Jonesborough man sold prescription drugs to an undercover Johnson City police operative three times in January, police said, resulting in his arrest Tuesday.
A man sold cocaine to someone “working on law enforcement’s behalf” at his residence near downtown Johnson City, police said, resulting in his arrest Wednesday.
Johnson City police made a drug arrest after responding to a crash at 304 Pickens Bridge Road Sunday, police said.
A woman tossed a bag of drugs and drug paraphernalia as she fled a traffic stop last week, Johnson City police said.
Johnson City police had yet another run-in Saturday with a Johnson City man with an extensive criminal record.
Police spotted a car the same day it was reported stolen, leading to the arrest of a Johnson City man with a long history of criminal charges.
The driver had been arrested in 2014 during what police called at the time the largest meth lab discovery in Johnson City history.
Johnson City police say a 54-year-old man acted in self-defense Friday morning when he shot at a vehicle in a shopping center parking lot after a scuffle with a man he believed was shoplifting.
A plea deadline hearing was rescheduled Monday for a couple accused of locking a 12-year-old child with autism in a cage, giving attorneys more time to review additional surveillance footage recorded in their home.
Johnson City police sought the public’s help Friday in identifying a woman accused of trying to steal more than $200 worth of groceries from the Food City in Gray.
He allegedly had 43 grams of marijuana with him.
The woman faced a drug charge after fleeing police when they checked on a suspicious vehicle parked in a driveway.
A woman charged with letting an adopted dog starve told a judge Monday she needs time to hire an attorney.