Police accuse man of assaulting and threatening co-defendant

POSTED: 12:09 PM Oct 17 2013   UPDATED: 1:27 PM Oct 17 2013
Dakoda Marich
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. -

Johnson City Police arrested a man they say assaulted and threatened a juvenile that was a co-defendant in another case.

18-year-old Dakoda Paul Marich is charged with simple assault and coercion of a witness.

The victim told police that the incident happened near his home back in August.

Police did not release details about the case in which the two are co-defendants.