Johnson City police arrested an East Unaka Avenue man Friday on an accusation that he chased a beauty salon employee with scissors.
Henry Williams Jr., 43, 1011½ E. Unaka Ave., was charged with aggravated assault.
Police said in a news release Williams went into Cut Curl Beauty Salon and with a pair of scissors, chased one of the salon's employees.
The victim was able to get away from the attack without injury, police said.
Williams was later arrested at his home. He was jailed in the Washington County Detention Center on $50,000 bond pending a Sessions Court appearance Monday.