A Johnson City man was arrested after police say he allowed a small child to wander away from his home.
Johnson City officers arrested 21-year-old Jason Peters at his home just after noon Sunday.
Peters is charged with child abuse and neglect and unlawful drug paraphernalia.
According to police a child wandered out of his home.
When officers went to speak with peters they tell us they found drug paraphernalia and an open knife laying within the child's reach