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Johnson City man charged with brandishing gun in crowd

Published On: Feb 24 2014 05:24:12 AM CST
Updated On: Feb 24 2014 11:57:52 AM CST
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. -

A call about a gun in public leads to charges for a Johnson City man.

Police tell News 5 23-year-old Thomas Brooks was arrested early Sunday morning, accused of brandishing a gun in the parking lot of Club Next.

Police say, they were called to the location in reference to a disturbance. When they arrived, police say Brooks was found with a .22 handgun. He was arrested and charged with aggravated assault and unlawful possession of a firearm.

Brooks was booked into the Washington County Detention Center, on a $21,000 bond.  He's scheduled to appear in court Monday afternoon.