Ex Boyfriend Lands In Jail

(SURGOINSVILLE) — A Kingsport man faces numerous charges after he is arrested in Surgoinsville.

A Gate City woman was camping at an area spot with friends when her ex-boyfriend, Michael Ellis showed up drunk. Several people told Ellis to leave, he did.

The woman then stayed behind as the rest of the group when boating. Ellis returned, and tried to drag the victim to his truck. She escaped and called police. Shortly after a chase, Ellis was picked up and brought in by officers.