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Man arrested after police say he pulled a knife

Published On: Jul 03 2013 05:16:31 AM CDT
Updated On: Jul 03 2013 03:44:53 PM CDT
7-3-13 Robert Mincey
SULLIVAN COUNTY, Tenn. -

Police say a man is facing charges of Aggravated Assault and Simple Possession of a Schedule VI Drug after they say he pulled out a knife out of his pocket and threatened people with it.

According to the Johnson City Police Department, witnesses say Robert Mincey was severely under the influence and was upset after all parties became separated from a nearby bar.

Police say he pulled a knife and began making threats.

Police found the knife on Mincey and he was placed under arrest when police found marijuana on him. Police say he admitted to using some of it and drinking alcohol.