One person taken to the hospital after a stabbing in Johnson City

27-year-old Robert Raines

JOHNSON CITY, TN (WJHL) – Johnson City Police are investigating after a person was stabbed in Johnson City on Saturday afternoon.

Police say 27-year-old  Robert Raines was a arrested and charged with aggravated assault

Police say the stabbing happened in the 100 block of Gay Street.

Police investigating stabbing on Gay Street in Johnson City  Source: Justin Soto

When Officers arrived they found the victim with multiple lacerations and puncture wounds. Investigators learned the victim had been assaulted during a dispute with Raines.

Raines was arrested and subsequently booked into Washington County Detention Center under a $40,000 bond.

The victim was taken to the hospital. Johnson City Police are still investigating the incident.


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