Social media video showed teen amid vandalism, Johnson City police say

Johnson City Press • Aug 26, 2018 at 11:23 AM

A social media post led Johnson City police Friday to arrest a 19-year-old woman on a charge that she vandalized property at a student housing complex.

Mahaila Coffey, 123 Coffey Circle, Whitesburg, was charged with felony vandalism.

Police said they were shown video from a social media post, and the recording showed Coffey and and another person committing the vandalism at Monarch Apartments on University Parkway.

Coffey was held in the Washington County Detention Center on $5,000 bond awaiting a Sessions Court appearance set for Thursday.