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Raleigh man charged with assault for knife threat

Posted November 28, 2010 4:06 p.m. EST

— A Raleigh man was jailed Saturday for threatening a shop owner with a knife. 

According to the warrant for his arrest, Demetrious Delmenta Johnson, 20, of 8108-304 Green Lantern St., was protecting his brother, whom the store owner accused of shoplifting. The warrant did not name Johnson's brother.

Johnson was charged with assault with a deadly weapon and held on $30,000 bond.