A boy was charged with theft and disorderly conduct after he became combative with Johnson City police during a disturbance investigation Tuesday afternoon, police said.
Police were called to 813 Pardee St. just after 5 p.m. for a disturbance and a felony theft investigation and found the boy nearby.
According to a news release, police were talking to the boy when he became "combative and disorderly" toward the officers.
The boy was charged with disorderly conduct and theft of property over $500. He was taken to the Upper East Tennessee Regional Juvenile Detention Center on Wesley Street and held pending a detention hearing in Johnson City Juvenile Court.comments powered by Disqus