JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) – A man was arrested in Johnson City on Tuesday after officers say he took a victim’s phone and threatened the victim with a knife.
According to a release from the Johnson City Police Department, Daniel Brent, 28, was arrested on Tuesday and charged with aggravated domestic assault.
The release says at 9:39 p.m. on Tuesday, officers responded to a home after receiving a call referencing a stabbing.
Officers reportedly discovered that Brent had started a verbal argument with the victim then took the victim’s phone.
Brent allegedly grabbed a knife and threatened the victim, who able to get the knife away from him.
The victim was also able to strike Brent with a golf club in self-defense.
The release says the victim was able to get away from Brent and call 911.
Brent was transported to the Washington County Detention Center and placed on a $25,000 bond.
He is scheduled to appear in court on Wednesday afternoon.