Sunday morning domestic call ends in foot pursuit

Published 1:00 pm Monday, May 16, 2022

Washington County Sheriff’s Deputies apprehended Troy Ellison, 24, early Sunday morning after responding to a 911 call regarding a domestic assault.

According to Sheriff Keith Sexton, deputies arrived at 1445 Hairetown Road around 4:45 a.m. Sunday and attempted to take Ellison, of the residence, into custody when he resisted arrest.

Ellison assaulted one of the officers during the struggle and fled. He was located a few hours later in close proximity to the residence. He fled a second time and was apprehended quickly. Ellison is charged with domestic assault, aggravated assault on an officer, two counts of resisting/evading arrest and vandalism. Ellison will be arraigned on May 16, with a bond of $15,000.

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