Several accused of assault

Martha SparksSociety Editor

December 16, 2012

An Omar man was arraigned December 5 for events allegedly occurring in September.

Jason Allen Johnson, 30, of Omar, was charged with brandishing a deadly weapon and assault by West Virginia State Police Senior Trooper B.A. Lowe.

According to the criminal complaint, Johnson allegedly approached Wesley Mitchum of Chauncey at the Speedway at Wilkinson with “a crowbar and threatened to physically harm him” on September 16.

Johnson was released on a $2,500 bond.

In other court news:

• James Eric Farris, 42, was arrested and charged with violation of a domestic violence petition (DVP) on December 11 by Logan County Sheriff Deputy J.A. Lyall. He is being held in the Southwestern Regional Jail on a $5,000 bond.

• Bryan Keith Fillinger, 35, was arrested and charged with domestic assault and domestic battery on December 11 by WVSP Tpr. R.L. Glaspel. He was released on a $5,000 bond.