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Published: Friday, July 11, 2014 10:57 a.m. CDT

Luke Alan Johnson, 40, 402 S. Stone St., was charged with going armed with intent, carrying weapons and domestic abuse assault impeding flow of air and/or blood 3:11 a.m. Thursday at Fillmore and Douglas streets in Afton.

According to a Union County Sheriff’s report, Johnson walked from Creston to Afton while carrying a loaded revolver. In Afton, Johnson arrived to his girlfriend’s residence, 101 E. Fillmore St., where he committed a domestic abuse assault by strangulation and knowingly impeded the normal breathing and circulation of blood flow of a female victim. Johnson pulled his revolver and pointed it at two occupants of the residence as the another male took off from the residence. Johnson was stopped by officers in the City of Afton after the incident and records showed he did not have a valid permit to carry weapons.

Johnson was being held on $5,000 cash bond.

Miscellaneous

Traffic stop, 12:14 a.m. Thursday, Taylor and Pine streets.

Nuisance, 7:59 a.m. Thursday, North Cherry Street.

Traffic stop, 2:34 p.m. Thursday, Walnut and Spencer streets.

Traffic stop, 3:47 p.m. Thursday, Highway 34 and Cromwell Road.

Traffic stop, 4:05 p.m. Thursday, Highway 34 and Cromwell Road.

Harassing communication, 4:15 p.m. Thursday, W. Montgomery Street.

Talk to officer, 5 p.m. Thursday, East Summit Street.

Talk to officer, 6:42 p.m. Thursday, North Pine Street.

Traffic stop, 7:33 p.m. Thursday, Highway 34 and Cromwell Road.

Fighting, 8:12 p.m. Thursday, Montgomery Street.

Possible OWI, 9:27 p.m. Thursday, Highway 34 and Cromwell Road.

Suspicious person, 9:33 p.m. Thursday, New York Avenue.

Traffic stop, 9:40 p.m. Thursday, Summit Street.

Welfare check, 10:28 p.m. Thursday, West Mills Street.

Traffic stop, 10:49 p.m. Thursday, Highway 34.

Traffic stop, 10:55 p.m. Thursday, Highway 34.

Traffic stop, 11:43 p.m. Thursday, Patriotic Parkway and New York Avenue.

Vandalism, midnight today, West Monroe Street.

Talk to officer, 12:14 p.m. today, North Spruce Street.

Traffic stop, 1:14 a.m. today, Elm and Oak streets.

Suspicious vehicle, 4:22 a.m. today, North Maple Street.

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