Tollesboro man charged in shooting incident that injured his mother

February 8, 2017

A Tollesboro man has been arrested and charged in connection with a shooting incident late Tuesday that sent his mother to a trauma center.

Frisco Johnson

Frisco Johnson

Sheriff Johnny Bivens said Frisco F. Johnson, 27, of Tollesboro, was taken into custody without incident at 11:23 a.m. Wednesday at a residence on Goodwin Lane at Vanceburg.
Bivens said Johnson was charged with first-degree wanton endangerment and first-degree fleeing or evading police. Both charges are class D felonies. He was lodged in the Lewis County Detention Center.

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