Man accused of assaulting and threatening a woman

August 26, 2020–7:47 a.m.


A 25-year old Silver Creek man is facing charges of aggravated assault, terroristic threats and acts, battery, and false imprisonment following an incident Monday at his Doc Moore Road residence.

According to Floyd County Jail records, Toby Keith Johnson choked a woman and then threw her to the ground.

He also prevented her from leaving the residence.

Johnson also reportedly told the victim that if she called for help, he would take a knife and “gut” her.

The victim had several red marks and abrasions on both sides of her neck, according to the report.

Johnson was also charged with a probation violation.

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